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Blizzard cancellations near 13,000, spill into Tuesday

USA Today  2016-01-25 18:14:42

Blizzard cancellations near 13,000, spill into TuesdaySign in with FacebookSign in with GoogleSign in FAQ113 2Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutFacebookEmailGoogle+LinkedInPinterestBlizzard ...

Sunday: Snow is over, but flight cancellations near 12,000

USA Today  2016-01-24 23:56:34

Sunday: Snow is over, but flight cancellations near 12,000Sign in with FacebookSign in with GoogleSign in FAQ81 9Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutFacebookEmailGoogle+LinkedInPinterestSunday: ...

Sunday: Snow is over, but flight cancellations top 11,000

USA Today  2016-01-24 17:23:27

Sunday: Snow is over, but flight cancellations top 11,000Sign in with FacebookSign in with GoogleSign in FAQ75 7Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutFacebookEmailGoogle+LinkedInPinterestSunday: ...

Do these two airlines really have 2016's best loyalty programs?

USA Today  2016-01-23 16:28:01

139 sharessharesmssendemailBy: Kevin Farrell | January 22, 2016 1:30 pmCredit card analysis and comparison site CardHub.com put the rewards programs of the largest domestic airlines to the test to determine ...

American Airlines to walk fares tightrope ? Seeking Alpha

Just Plane News  2016-01-18 15:11:14

American Airlines to walk fares tightropeSeeking AlphaThe use of branded fares could help American compete with low-cost carriers such as Spirit Airlines, Frontier, and Virgin America, as well as Southwest ...

Spirit Airlines CEO Baldanza replaced by former AirTran CEO Fornaro

Air Transport World  2016-01-05 18:39:00

Spirit Airlines president and CEO Ben Baldanza has been replaced by former AirTran Airways CEO Bob Fornaro, effective immediately.read more

Spirit Airlines appoints new CEO; shares soar

Reuters  2016-01-05 16:29:10

(Reuters) - Spirit Airlines Inc on Tuesday named board member Robert Fornaro as chief executive officer, sending its shares up nearly 7 percent.

Spirit Airlines Names Industry Veteran Fornaro as New CEO

The Wall Street Journal  2016-01-05 15:13:12

Spirit Airlines appointed airline-industry veteran and board member Robert L. Fornaro as its new chief executive.

Revamped: These 5 hotels just reopened after major makeovers

USA Today  2015-12-24 18:39:09

Flashmob of opera singers surprises travelers with Christmas songs in the middle of an airportVideos· December 24, 2015 12:00 pm · Jelisa CastrodaleA group of opera singers surprised travelers with a performance ...

Coach class continues downward spiral

USA Today  2015-12-13 23:04:07

Struggling to keep up with discount carriers, major airlines are getting rid of even the smallest frills for coach passengers. Here's how can you protect you rights and get the most from your airline, ...

CEO: Spirit Airlines to stay with strategy

Air Transport World  2015-12-07 17:23:00

Spirit Airlines CEO Ben Baldanza has called Delta Air Lines? basic economy fare an example of ?good creative management,? saying Delta?s strategy makes it ?hard for us to grow in their markets.? read more

The State Dept. is about to take away your extra passport pages

USA Today  2015-12-03 14:28:04

18 sharessharesmssendemailBy: Jelisa Castrodale | December 3, 2015 9:15 amFor frequent travelers, there?s nothing more impressive than a well-stamped passport, with every page filled with multicolored ...

Spirit explores Wi-Fi, but only if it bears no cost

Air Transport World  2015-11-11 19:56:00

Florida-based ultra low-cost carrier (ULCC) Spirit Airlines is interested in adding onboard Internet, but only if a connectivity company installs and operates it at no cost to the carrier, an airline spokesman ...

Company News for October 28, 2015

NASDAQ  2015-10-28 15:46:22

? Comcast Corporation's ( CMCSA ) shares dropped 1% after adjusted earnings per share of $0.80 in third quarter 2015 came in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate ? Shares of Spirit Airlines, Inc. ...

ULCC Spirit 3Q net profit up 44%; stays course despite stock drop

Air Transport World  2015-10-27 19:12:00

Spirit Airlines earned third-quarter net income of $97.1 million, up 44% over a net profit of $67 million in the 2014 September quarter, and vowed to maintain a high growth rate in the face of stiff pricing ...

American Airlines to Engage in Price War with Low-Cost Rivals ? Zacks.com

Just Plane News  2015-10-26 18:26:32

Seeking AlphaAmerican Airlines to Engage in Price War with Low-Cost RivalsZacks.comHowever, the worries expressed by American Airlines in the face of the growth of low-cost carriers have taken much of ...

AA to offer fares with 'less frills' to battle low-cost carriers like Spirit

USA Today  2015-10-23 18:01:32

An undated file photo of an American Airlines Airbus A321. (Photo: American Airlines)American Airlines plans to offer a ?no frills? choice for fares starting in 2016. It's meant to help the world's largest ...

Spirit Airlines Plunges Another 15%, Falls Into Deep-Value Territory ? Motley Fool

Just Plane News  2015-10-19 12:45:19

Motley FoolSpirit Airlines Plunges Another 15%, Falls Into Deep-Value TerritoryMotley FoolFor example, unit revenue fell 6.9% year over year at American Airlines (NASDAQ:AAL) in Q2, and the company has ...

Is American Airlines Shooting Itself in the Foot With Price Matching? ? Motley Fool

Just Plane News  2015-09-09 20:10:15

Motley FoolIs American Airlines Shooting Itself in the Foot With Price Matching?Motley FoolMarkets targeted by low-cost carriers like Southwest Airlines (NYSE:LUV) and ultra-low cost carriers like Spirit ...

Frontier Flies the Cheaper Skies

The Wall Street Journal  2015-08-25 00:31:17

Executives behind the rise of Spirit Airlines are now transforming Frontier Airlines into a Spirit copycat, part of the rapid expansion of a business model that introduces millions to lower fares, more ...