Articles Tagged ‘Spirit Airlines’

Spirit Airlines nearly triples Milwaukee service in celebration of inaugural flights

Spirit Airlines nearly triples Milwaukee service in celebration of inaugural flights

Spirit Airlines had its inaugural launch from Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport (MKE) on 24 June 2021, starting daily nonstop services to Las Vegas, Los Angeles, and Orlando. MKE celebrated with special cookies for passengers and crew, a beach display, and a water cannon salute for the first flight, winning anna.aero’s prestigious Route of the Week […]

Routes Americas 2021: Airline CEO Heavyweights – Frontier and Spirit

Routes Americas 2021: Airline CEO Heavyweights – Frontier and Spirit

The Routes Americas 2021 conference heard from the two leading ultra low cost carriers in the Americas – Frontier Airlines and Spirit Airlines – on how they have re-planned their networks during COVID-19, what their major plans are for the next few years to rebuild demand, and what they need from airports during this time.

JetBlue, Spirit Airlines lead US domestic recovery with 20% more seats than peak S19

JetBlue, Spirit Airlines lead US domestic recovery with 20% more seats than peak S19

While the media hype around JetBlue Airways is mainly focused on its much-anticipated venture into the transatlantic market, needless to say it is also making strides in rebuilding a robust US domestic network. anna.aero looks at how the US domestic market is shaping up in S21 and which carriers are currently showing as the strongest […]


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.