FL (January 18, 2018)
– Hey, Jersey! Is the Big Easy calling your name? Spirit Airlines (NYSE: SAVE)
has you covered with new nonstop service connecting Atlantic City International
Airport (ACY) to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY).
Beginning April 13, 2018, Spirit will operate 4 flights per week between the
two popular vacation destinations. So if you’re ready for some live jazz,
delicious Creole cuisine and a stroll down Bourbon Street, check out Spirit’s
ultra-low fares on sale today.
is proud of its strong history at Atlantic City International Airport, and
we’re very excited to bring more ultra-low fares to the market,” said Mark
Kopczak, Spirit Airlines' Vice President of Network Planning. "With this
new service to New Orleans, we know more travelers will take advantage of New
Jersey’s most convenient airport, whether it’s a spontaneous trip with friends
or the ultimate family vacation.”
Airlines has been providing nonstop flights and low fares from Southern New
Jersey for more than 27 years at Atlantic City International Airport. From
Atlantic City, Spirit currently operates 10 flights per day to 6 cities,
including Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Myrtle Beach, Orlando, Tampa, and West
Palm Beach. On April 12, 2018, Spirit will also resume its daily seasonal
service to Atlanta.
are excited Spirit Airlines is adding nonstop service between Atlantic City and
New Orleans, a premier destination known for its culture, cuisine, jazz music,
and Mardi Gras,” said Airport Director, Tim Kroll. "This year-round route is
another result of the strong partnership between Spirit Airlines and the
Atlantic City International Airport. Together, we are dedicated to promoting
the convenience of our facility.”
New Orleans, Spirit will begin seasonal nonstop service from Columbus, OH,
beginning on March 22, 2018. Spirit also recently started service to New
Orleans from Boston, Newark/New York, Tampa and Minneapolis-St. Paul. Spirit
now operates 19 daily flights from New Orleans to 17 destinations.
has been an outstanding partner to MSY, and we appreciate their confidence in
the New Orleans market to launch their 17th nonstop route from our
city,” said Kevin Dolliole, Director of Aviation for the New Orleans Aviation
Board. "Atlantic City has been unserved from MSY, and with today’s
announcement, ACY marks our 57th nonstop destination. It will
now be easier than ever for New Jersey travelers to experience the unique
culture of New Orleans with Spirit’s ultra-low fares.”
can check out the crazy-low fares and vacation packages available to all of
Spirit’s destinations at spirit.com, where they can also
sign up to receive alerts on Spirit's email deals and offers.
Airlines (NYSE: SAVE) is committed to offering the lowest total price to the
places we fly, on average much lower than other airlines, on average more than
30% less*. Our customers start with an unbundled 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. Our Fit
Fleet is one of the youngest, most fuel-efficient in the U.S. We operate
more than 450 daily flights to 60 destinations in the U.S., Latin America and
the Caribbean. Come save with us at spirit.com.
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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.