MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Spirit Airlines will begin offering flights out of Miami International Airport starting in October.

The South Florida-based company announced the expansion Tuesday, releasing a list of 30 destinations from MIA.

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“I proudly welcome the expansion of Spirit Airlines to Miami-Dade County, which is more amazing news for our residents, our tourism industry and our economy,” said Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava. “Welcoming one of America’s leading airlines that is headquartered right here in South Florida makes this announcement even more special.”

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Spirit is the largest airline at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.

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The company noted they’ll “reach 100 departures per day at FLL for the first time in July, thus the “demand is there to support growth throughout South Florida.”

CBSMiami.com Team