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Spirit Airlines Looking To Possibly Start Service Out Of MIA

Miramar-based Spirit Airlines is in discussions with Miami-Dade County to begin regular domestic and international service at Miami International Airport.

04/08/2014

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Wicked Weather In South, NE Lead To Flight Cancellations In S.Fla.

More than 100 flights were cancelled in Miami-Dade and Broward Wednesday and scores more were delayed as a massive winter storm socking the south and northeast wreaked havoc on people’s travel plans.

02/12/2014

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NFLPA Takes Aim At Spirit Airlines Ad Campaign

Spirit Airlines has made a habit of creative advertising using some of the latest news stories. A few weeks ago, the Airlines had some fun with an ad that poked fun at Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and his crack. But Spirit’s ad that dealt with bullying and football, ran afoul of the NFL Players Association.

11/15/2013

Courtesy: Chad Musolf

Jet Headed To Ft. Lauderdale Forced To Land After Engine Cover Falls Off

A Spirit Airlines jet headed to Fort Lauderdale had to return to Chicago Airport after the engine cover fell off shortly after take off.

11/09/2013

Hundreds of Spirit Airlines passengers waited for hours at Fort-Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport after major flight delays.  (Source: CBS4)

Spirit Air Passengers Frustrated By Flight Delays

Hundreds of Spirit Airlines passengers waited for hours at Fort-Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport after major flight delays. “It has been a disaster,” said Rafael Hernandez who was trying to get home to Chicago.

10/24/2013

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Spirit Staying In S. Florida For Next Decade

Spirit Airlines announced Friday that it plans to stay in South Florida for the foreseeable future.

CBS Miami–09/27/2013

FORT LAUDERADLE - Firefighters check on the cockpit of a Spirit Airlines flight after it returned to the airport due to a smell of smoke in the cockpit. (Source: Wendi Grossman)

Spirit Flight Returns To Ft. Lauderdale Due To Smell Of Smoke In Cockpit

Passengers on a Spirit Airlines flight bound for Las Vegas Friday morning got a scare when the plane had to return to Fort Lauderdale International Airport.

CBS Miami–09/20/2013

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Spirit Comes In At Bottom Of Airline Rankings

The airline industry has undergone massive consolidation in the last few years and so far, the airlines that have merged aren’t producing good results when it comes to passenger satisfaction.

CBS Miami–05/30/2013

Spirit Airlines Jet sits on tarmac at LaGuardia (Source: WCBS)

Passenger Pulled From S. Fla. Bound Plane For Possible Threat

A Spirit Airlines jet headed for Fort Lauderdale was held on the tarmac at LaGuardia Airport due to a passenger threat on Monday.

CBS4–11/19/2012

Flight attendants from Spirit Airlines protest at FLL on Nov. 19, 2012. (Source: CBS4)

‘Tis The Season To Protest At Ft. Laud./Hollywood Int’l Airport

‘Tis the season to protest at Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport in Dania Beach.

11/19/2012

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