Articles Tagged ‘Spirit Airlines’

Spirit restarts Fort Lauderdale to Cap-Haitien

Spirit restarts Fort Lauderdale to Cap-Haitien

Spirit recommenced Fort Lauderdale to Cap-Haitien on 3 December after an absence of six months. It is one of 13 destinations Spirit will serve in the Caribbean from the Florida airport this winter. this 

Spirit jets off from Orange County to Oakland and Las Vegas

Spirit jets off from Orange County to Oakland and Las Vegas

Spirit began Orange County operations on 17 November, with its network to comprise three destinations from January with Phoenix coming.

Spirit adds Orange County, its 6th airport in CA; initial routes well above RASK-distance trend

Spirit adds Orange County, its 6th airport in CA; initial routes well above RASK-distance trend

As Spirit adds its next California airport, we examine why Orange County. And we see that the ULCC’s California and West Coast presence is reducing.


Spirit Airlines has direct competition on 84% of routes; Southwest is #1 by route overlap

Spirit Airlines has direct competition on 84% of routes; Southwest is #1 by route overlap

With very significant head-to-head competition, we explore how this has changed and the core airlines and routes on which Spirit Airlines overlaps.

Spirit adds Cancun from Philadelphia

Spirit adds Cancun from Philadelphia

Spirit Airlines launches daily flights between Philadelphia and Cancun on 01 March.

Indianapolis gains more Spirit as Routes Americas 2020 approaches

Indianapolis gains more Spirit as Routes Americas 2020 approaches

The host of Routes Americas 2020, Indianapolis now has over 50 destinations, with Spirit Airlines the newest carrier to serve the airport. 


Cancun – US sees 3.3 million indirect passengers; InterJet returns

Cancun – US sees 3.3 million indirect passengers; InterJet returns

8.5 million people flew US – Cancun in the last year. 3.3 million connected en route. 50 US airports have a median of 43,000 connecting passengers.

Spirit adds three connections from Tampa; grows 50% since 2017

Spirit adds three connections from Tampa; grows 50% since 2017

Spirit Airlines launches daily flights to Newark, LaGuardia and Indianapolis from Tampa; adds over 400,000 passengers in 2019.

Spirit Airlines sees hope in troubled Cancun and announces five routes

Spirit Airlines sees hope in troubled Cancun and announces five routes

Spirit Airlines is to start five routes to Cancun, taking its total to 11. 47 other US cities have a median 41,000 indirect passengers to Cancun.


New airline routes launched (07 October – 18 October)

New airline routes launched (07 October – 18 October)

In this week’s edition of new routes launched, IndiGo wins Route of the Week with Delhi to Riyadh services and Spirit opens a new base in Nashville…

Nashville gets Spirit with launch of new base

Nashville gets Spirit with launch of new base

Spirit launches its Nashville base with five routes and more to come in 2020.

Tampa-ing with the FL competition

Tampa-ing with the FL competition

In S19 alone, Tampa International Airport has added 22 routes, operated by nine airlines. We look at the airport’s increasing presence on the international stage, and top unserved markets.