Articles Tagged ‘Spirit Airlines’

Ryanair, Norwegian and Southwest lead way in 2013 as 351 airlines started 2,400 new services across 172 countries

Ryanair, Norwegian and Southwest lead way in 2013 as 351 airlines started 2,400 new services across 172 countries

We’ve crunched a lot of data and can now reveal the top 15 airlines for new services in 2013, and the top 15 countries whose airports welcomed the most new services. Although 1,000 new services were by carriers creating additional competition on existing routes, there were over 1,400 genuinely new routes. We also take a […]

Spirit Airlines launches six domestic routes

Spirit Airlines launches six domestic routes

Spirit Airlines starts four routes from Minneapolis-St. Paul; moves two routes to Phoenix from Phoenix-Mesa.

Spirit Airlines introduces changes to its DFW offering

Spirit Airlines introduces changes to its DFW offering

Spirit Airlines inaugurates services from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX, to Phoenix, AZ.


World LCC route launches: Ryanair +200; over half of Indonesia AirAsia’s network new; Interjet drops no routes

World LCC route launches: Ryanair +200; over half of Indonesia AirAsia’s network new; Interjet drops no routes

It’s time for anna.aero’s annual network analysis of 32 of the world’s biggest LCCs to see which have started (and stopped) the most routes in the last 12 months. Ryanair retains the number one position in two categories, and every LCC analysed (except one) dropped at least one route in the last 12 months.

Spirit Airlines starts two routes each from two Texan airports

Spirit Airlines starts two routes each from two Texan airports

Spirit Airlines launches flights from Houston Airport to Denver Airport and Detroit Metro Airport; adds services to San Jose Del Cabo in Mexico and Latrobe Airport from Dallas/Fort Worth Airport in Texas.

Spirit Airlines launches nine routes; Dallas/Fort Worth gets three new services

Spirit Airlines launches nine routes; Dallas/Fort Worth gets three new services

Spirit Airlines adds eight domestic routes and one international service


Minneapolis/St Paul: Delta has 77% of the market; low-cost influence still limited

Minneapolis/St Paul: Delta has 77% of the market; low-cost influence still limited

Since 2008, when anna.aero last analysed Minneapolis/St Paul, the airport has witnessed the emergence of Delta Air Lines as the dominant carrier following its merger with Northwest Airlines. While the arrival of Southwest Airlines in 2009 and Spirit Airlines last year improved the offering, the low-cost influence at the airport remains limited, resulting some of […]

Spirit Airlines expands in Dallas/Fort Worth

Spirit Airlines expands in Dallas/Fort Worth

Spirit Airlines adds services from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX, to both Minneapolis/St Paul, MN, and Philadelphia, PA.

Spirit Airlines expands from Myrtle Beach with new domestic services

Spirit Airlines expands from Myrtle Beach with new domestic services

Spirit Airlines launches flights from Myrtle Beach, SC, to Charleston, WV.


Spirit Airlines expands in Detroit; adds four routes in Myrtle Beach

Spirit Airlines expands in Detroit; adds four routes in Myrtle Beach

Spirit Airlines launches four routes from Myrtle Beach, SC; starts flying from Detroit, MI, to Denver, CO.

Low-cost fest! 3rd anna.aero US ANNIES sees Allegiant, AirTran and Spirit win; Dutch Antilles Express does it for the little guys!

Low-cost fest! 3rd anna.aero US ANNIES sees Allegiant, AirTran and Spirit win; Dutch Antilles Express does it for the little guys!

Four US airlines have won prizes in the 2013 US ANNIE Airport Awards, with Allegiant Air adding to its trophy cabinet with a win in the prestigious Airline With The Most New Airports category.

Spirit Airlines inaugurates flights to New Orleans

Spirit Airlines inaugurates flights to New Orleans

Spirit Airlines launches its first route to New Orleans, LA; connects Louisiana and Dallas/Fort Worth, TX.