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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 ...

Tense Moments for Passengers on American Airlines and Spirit Airlines Flights ? ABC News

Just Plane News  2015-07-31 03:38:53

ABC NewsTense Moments for Passengers on American Airlines and Spirit Airlines FlightsABC NewsTense Moments for Passengers on American Airlines and Spirit Airlines Flights. More. Possible smoke in the cabin ...

Spirit Airlines 2Q net profit up 18%; faces pricing challenge

Air Transport World  2015-07-24 16:25:00

Spirit Airlines posted second-quarter net income of $76.7 million, up 18.3% over a net profit of $64.8 million in the 2014 June quarter, and said it will make no changes to its business strategy despite ...

Storms expected to dampen Spirit Airlines? 2Q earnings

Air Transport World  2015-07-14 17:16:00

Spirit Airlines said it took a $20 million hit in the second quarter owing to ?adverse weather.?read more

Spirit Says June Storms Hurt Results

The Wall Street Journal  2015-07-13 23:29:20

Spirit Airlines said a ?domino effect? following severe weather in June hurt second-quarter results and said pricing pressure may affect results for the second half of the year.

Spirit Airlines (SAVE) Stock Gained as American Airlines Cut Passenger Growth ? ? TheStreet.com

Just Plane News  2015-07-10 20:53:56

Spirit Airlines (SAVE) Stock Gained as American Airlines Cut Passenger Growth ...TheStreet.com"As we have indicated over the past several weeks, we expect the airlines to reduce capacity in the domestic ...

Flight attendant investigated for these pics

CNN  2015-05-28 19:19:51

A Chicago flight attendant for Spirit Airlines is being investigated after taking photos on the tarmac at O'Hare airport. WLS has more.

Six Airlines That Will Take Off Again ? Barron?s

Just Plane News  2015-05-28 19:00:10

Barron'sSix Airlines That Will Take Off AgainBarron'sAirline shares have traded lower as the result of certain management comments regarding capacity growth and pricing by Southwest Airlines, Spirit Airlines, ...

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Spirit Airlines, Virgin America, American ? ? Nasdaq

Just Plane News  2015-05-07 14:24:23

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Spirit Airlines, Virgin America, American ...NasdaqEvery day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial ...

Airline Stock Roundup: In-Line Q1 Earnings at Spirit Airlines, Virgin America Tops Estimates - Analyst Blog

NASDAQ  2015-05-06 22:22:39

Earnings continued to grab attention in the airline space over the past week. Low cost carrier Spirit AirlinesSAVE reported first quarter 2015 earnings and revenues in line with the Zacks Consensus Estimate. ...