Spirit Airlines Moves Up Service to Kingston with Fares Starting at $99*
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (June 23, 2005) – Spirit Airlines proudly launched its latest named Airbus A321. In a private ceremony yesterday, the airplane was named “Spirit of Jamaica” in honor of its newest destination.
“We are thrilled to introduce our newest A321 and name it after Jamaica, our newest addition to our network,” said Barry Biffle, Chief Marketing Officer of Spirit Airlines. “We have received such an overwhelming response to our announcement to serve Jamaica that we are not only naming our airplane after the market but we’re also moving up our service date! We had planned to start our Kingston service in December but now we will start on November 10th. The ticket sales to and from Kingston have exceeded our expectations and we look forward to meeting the demand for low fare service as the leading low cost carrier to the Caribbean.”
Spirit Airlines today announces a November 10, 2005 start date for its new non-stop service between Fort Lauderdale and Kingston, Jamaica. As previously announced, Spirit will begin its non-stop service between Fort Lauderdale and Montego Bay, Jamaica on November 10, 2005. Spirit will also offer connecting service to both Jamaican destinations from Atlantic City, Chicago/O’Hare, Detroit, NY/LaGuardia, Providence/Boston Area, and Washington, D.C./Reagan National.
Introductory fares are available at spiritair.com and are good for travel November 10, 2005 – December 15, 2005 and must be booked by July 31, 2005.Montego Bay/Kingston
About Spirit Airlines
Founded in 1990, Fort Lauderdale-based Spirit Airlines is the largest privately-held airline in the U.S., bringing low fares and friendly service to 20 cities, including: Atlantic City, N.J.; Cancun, Mexico; Chicago/O’Hare; Detroit; Kingston (service starts 11/10/05), Las Vegas; Los Angeles; Montego Bay (service starts 11/10/05), Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Nassau, Bahamas; New York/LaGuardia; Providence/Boston Area; San Juan, Puerto Rico; Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic; Washington, D.C./Reagan National; and the Florida cities of Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Orlando and Tampa, with seasonal service to West Palm Beach.
In addition to comfortable Coach class service, Spirit offers Spirit Plus, a low-cost business class with 2-by-2 leather seating, complimentary cocktails and snacks. For more information, fares, schedules and reservations visit www.spiritair.com or call 1-800-772-7117 (en Español, 1-800-756-7117).