MIRAMAR, Fla. (January 16, 2014) - Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ: SAVE) announced the early resumption of seasonal service from Boston (BOS) to Atlantic City (ACY). ;;;These services, which had previously been planned to start on April 2, 2014, will now be effective March 20, 2014. ;In addition, Spirit has extended the dates of its second seasonal flight from Boston to Fort Myers, also effective March 20, 2014. ;
"We are pleased to add these additional flights during the busy spring break travel season allowing our customers the opportunity to save money with our ultra-low fares," said Mark Kopczak, Spirit's Vice President of Network Planning. ;
"When airlines expand at Boston Logan it provides choice for our customers and competition helps keep fares low," said Massport CEO Thomas P. Glynn. "We appreciate and applaud Spirit's investment in the Boston market."
"Spirit's decision to return it's seasonal service earlier than originally planned speaks volumes for the value and resilience of this market and Spirit's long term partnership with ACY. We're looking forward to welcoming our returning visitors and introducing this great destination to our new arrivals as well," said E.J. Mullins, Interim General Manager for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey at Atlantic City International Airport.
"We are pleased Spirit will be adding an additional flight between Southwest Florida International Airport and Boston two weeks earlier than planned," said Robert M. Ball, A.A.E., executive director of the Lee County Port Authority. "More opportunities for our passengers during our busy season is always great news."
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About Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ: SAVE) empowers customers to save money on air travel by offering ultra- low base fares with a range of optional services for a fee, allowing customers the freedom to choose only the extras they value. This innovative approach grows the traveling market and stimulates new economic activity while creating new jobs. ;Spirit's modern fleet, configuration and other innovations enable Spirit to burn less fuel per seat than competitors, making Spirit one of the most environmentally-friendly U.S. carriers. ;Spirit's all-Airbus fleet currently operates approximately 250 daily flights to over 50 destinations within the U.S., Latin America and Caribbean. ;Visit Spirit at www.spirit.com.