ALPA: Frontier pilots confident new agreement within reach

Air Transport World  2018-03-12 20:12:00

The recent agreement with Florida-based ultra-LCC Spirit Airlines set against a generally positive industry economic environment has the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) confident that a long-sought-after ...

Spirit adjusts cost guidance after pilot contract settlement

Air Transport World  2018-03-05 18:26:00

Following the resolution last week of a new labor contract with its pilots, Fort Lauderdale-based ultra-LCC Spirit Airlines raised its expected operating expenses excluding fuel for the 2018 first quarter ...

Spirit to settle labor issues after posting $421 million 2017 profit

Air Transport World  2018-02-07 12:35:00

Fort Lauderdale-based ultra-LCC Spirit Airlines reported a $420.6 million net profit for 2017, a 58.8% increase over a $264.9 million net income in 2016. Spirit cited a one-time, non-cash $199.3 million ...

Stocks Under Scanner in the Major Airlines Space -- American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, Delta Air Lines, and United Continental

PR Newswire  2017-09-07 10:50:00

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Spirit to add four routes to New Orleans

Air Transport World  2017-08-25 16:53:00

Spirit Airlines is adding four routes to New Orleans this fall, the ultra LCC said Aug. 25.read more

Pre-Market Technical Recap on Major Airlines Stocks -- Delta Air Lines, American Airlines, Spirit Airlines, and United Continental

PR Newswire  2017-08-02 10:05:00

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GoJet Airlines Announces Pilot Pathway Program with Spirit Airlines

PR Newswire  2017-08-01 16:00:00

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Flying an Airbus will now be the next step in the career progression of many GoJet Airlines pilots. GoJet has entered into a Pilot Pathway Program with Airbus operator ...

Spirit Airlines updates guidance for 2Q

Air Transport World  2017-07-19 16:18:00

Ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC) Spirit Airlines expects to record higher-than-anticipated second-quarter unit revenue but a smaller capacity increase, largely because of ?pilot-related flight cancellations,? ...

Woman gives birth on Spirit flight

CNN  2017-06-28 12:04:01

A Spirit Airlines flight was diverted after a woman gave birth midair.

Flight diverted after woman gives birth

CNN  2017-06-28 08:53:40

It was not weather or a mechanical problem that diverted a Spirit Airlines flight on June 22. It was the unscheduled arrival of an additional passenger, born midflight, that caused the plane from Fort ...

Spirit Airlines pilot and wife overdosed, tests show

CNN  2017-06-01 22:59:30

A toxicology report confirmed a drug overdose as the cause of death for a Spirit Airlines pilot and his wife, who were found dead in their southwest Ohio home on March 16.

Spirit Airlines launches new routes this summer

Air Transport World  2017-05-26 16:37:00

Florida-based ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC) Spirit Airlines added two routes at Pittsburgh International Airport on May 25, and plans to introduce several more throughout the summer.read more

Spirit Airlines to launch flights to Cancun from Baltimore

Air Transport World  2017-05-22 21:22:00

Florida-based ultra-low-cost-carrier Spirit Airlines will begin nonstop service from Baltimore/Washington International (BWI) and Chicago O?Hare to Cancun International Airport beginning Nov. 9. read more

Spirit, ALPA agree to uphold restraining order on pilots

Air Transport World  2017-05-11 19:41:00

Spirit Airlines said it has reached an agreement with the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) to indefinitely extend a temporary restraining order compelling Spirit?s pilots to cease what the ultra low-cost ...

Spirit blames pilot ?work slowdown? for major schedule disruptions

Air Transport World  2017-05-09 15:06:00

Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based ultra low-cost carrier (ULCC) Spirit Airlines has accused its nearly 1,600 pilots of engaging in ?a pervasive illegal work slowdown,? causing hundreds of flight cancellations.read ...

Spirit cancels flight and melee ensues

CNN  2017-05-09 09:27:01

Screams and commotion took over Fort Lauderdale's airport Monday as travelers clashed with Spirit Airlines employees and police.

This is America's least favorite airline

CNN  2017-04-25 16:13:17

When it comes to customer satisfaction among airline passengers, Spirit Airlines ranks dead last.

Spirit lowers 1Q revenue guidance after Easter holiday ?underestimate?

Air Transport World  2017-04-14 16:14:00

Florida-based ultra-low-cost-carrier (ULCC) Spirit Airlines has lowered its revenue guidance for the 2017 first quarter by two percentage points, according an SEC filing released April 14. read more

Research Reports on Major Airlines Equities -- Delta Air, American Airlines, United Continental, and Spirit Airlines

PR Newswire  2017-03-24 11:05:00

NEW YORK, March 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stock-Callers.com has initiated reports coverage on these four stocks: Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL), American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL), United Continental ...

Best and Worst U.S. Airlines

PR Newswire  2017-02-27 13:45:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Alaska Airlines is the best U.S.-based airline, according to a new study conducted by ThePointsGuy.com, which has 3.3 million unique visitors per month and is a ...