Spirit Announces More Nonstop Service From LAX

Three New Ultra-Low Cost Routes Part of Spirit's 30% Growth Plan in 2015

Miramar, Florida, UNITED STATES

MIRAMAR, Fla., Feb. 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spirit Airlines (Nasdaq:SAVE), the first Ultra-Low Cost Carrier in the Americas, continues its dramatic growth in 2015. Today the airline known for its crazy low fares announced daily nonstop service to three new cities from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Now those traveling to and from Los Angeles who couldn't afford the high airfares, or justify being forced to pay more for services they don't want or need, can fly to more places for a lot less.

Spirit is thrilled to announce the following new daily, nonstop routes from Los Angeles:

  • Los Angeles to Baltimore and Kansas City starting July 9, 2015
  • Los Angeles to Atlanta starting August 20, 2015

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"2015 is going to be a blockbuster year for saving money on travel with Spirit Airlines," said Mark Kopczak, Spirit Airlines' Vice President of Network Planning. "Spirit's ultra-low Bare Fares™ plus Frill Control™ are sure to be a hit with cost conscious travelers in the Southland and the many cities we are linking it to with this new service."  

With these additional routes, Spirit will operate flights to a total of 12 cities nonstop from LAX (route map attached). Current routes from Los Angeles include: Chicago, Cleveland (starting April 16, 2015), Denver (starting April 16, 2015), Dallas/Fort Worth, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Las Vegas, and Minneapolis-St. Paul. In addition, Spirit offers connecting service to over 30 more domestic and International cities from Los Angeles.

To date, Spirit has announced 26 new nonstop routes starting in 2015, and jumps to 37 with today's announcements.

Customers can check out the crazy low fares and vacation packages available to all the destinations where Spirit flies at www.spirit.com and also sign up to receive alerts on Spirit's email deals and offers.

About Spirit Airlines:

Spirit Airlines (Nasdaq:SAVE) is committed to offering the lowest total price to the places we fly, on average 40% lower than other airlines.* Our customers start with an unbundled, stripped-down Bare Fare™ and get Frill Control™ which allows them to pay only for the options they choose – like bags, seat assignments and refreshments – the things other airlines bake right into their ticket prices. We help people save money and travel more often, create new jobs and stimulate business growth in the communities we serve. With our modern and fuel-efficient all-Airbus fleet, we operate more than 325 daily flights to 57 destinations in the U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean. Come save with us at www.spirit.com.

* U.S. Department of Transportation statistics

MEDIA NOTE: Spirit aircraft photos and video b-roll are available in the press room section of spirit.com at http://www.spirit.com/Pressrelease.aspx.

The images are also available via AP PhotoExpress.

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