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Spirit Airlines Announces Service to Four New Markets From Dallas/Fort Worth

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Spirit Airlines Announces Service to Four New Markets From Dallas/Fort Worth15:16 EST Tuesday, November 29, 2011MIRAMAR, Fla., Nov. 29, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spirit Airlines (Nasdaq:SAVE) today marked a new chapter in Dallas/Fort Worth's history as it announced service to four new markets from DFW with $11 fares*. Starting February 9, 2012, Spirit will offer daily non-stop service from DFW to New York LaGuardia and Atlanta. Daily non-stop service from DFW to Orlando and Boston will begin on March 22, 2012. To celebrate, Spirit is offering $11 introductory fares* (each way based on round trip purchase) available today and tomorrow only at www.spirit.com. Spirit currently offers non-stop service to Fort Lauderdale, Las Vegas and Chicago from DFW.Schedule for Spirit's Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) – New York LaGuardia (LGA) service effective February 9, 2012:               Depart Arrive Flight # Stops Frequency From DFW to New York LGA 10:35 am 2:55 pm 718 0 Daily From New York LGA to DFW 1:59 pm 4:49 pm 917 0 DailySchedule for Spirit's Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) – Atlanta (ATL) service effective February 9, 2012:               Depart Arrive Flight # Stops Frequency From DFW to Atlanta 2:57 pm 6:07 pm 503 0 Daily From Atlanta to DFW 11:57 am 1:22 pm 504 0 DailySchedule for Spirit's Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) – Orlando (MCO) service effective March 22, 2012:               Depart Arrive Flight # Stops Frequency From DFW to Orlando 10:15 am 1:50 pm 904 0 Daily From Orlando to DFW 8:20 pm 10:05 pm 407 0 DailySchedule for Spirit's Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) – Boston (BOS) service March 22, 2012:             DepartArriveFlight #StopsFrequencyFrom DFW to Boston 1:10 am5:40 am2540DailyFrom Boston to DFW6:20 am9:25 am8570Daily$11 Introductory Fares* (each way based on round trip purchase):                   One Way Applicable Dates           Atlanta- DFW 11.00 14-Feb-12 15-Feb-12 21-Feb-12 22-Feb-12 28-Feb-12 29-Feb-12 DFW- Atlanta 11.00 14-Feb-12 15-Feb-12 21-Feb-12 22-Feb-12 28-Feb-12 29-Feb-12 Boston- DFW 11.00 27-Mar-12 28-Mar-12 03-Apr-12 04-Apr-12 10-Apr-12 11-Apr-12 DFW- Boston 11.00 27-Mar-12 28-Mar-12 03-Apr-12 04-Apr-12 10-Apr-12 11-Apr-12 DFW- LaGuardia 11.00 14-Feb-12 15-Feb-12 21-Feb-12 22-Feb-12 28-Feb-12 29-Feb-12 LaGuardia- DFW 11.00 14-Feb-12 15-Feb-12 21-Feb-12 22-Feb-12 28-Feb-12 29-Feb-12 DFW- Orlalndo 11.00 27-Mar-12 28-Mar-12 03-Apr-12 04-Apr-12 10-Apr-12 11-Apr-12 Orlando- DFW 11.00 27-Mar-12 28-Mar-12 03-Apr-12 04-Apr-12 10-Apr-12 11-Apr-12About 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 more than 175 daily flights to over 45 destinations throughout the U.S., Latin America and Caribbean. Visit Spirit at www.spirit.com. The Spirit Airlines logo is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/newsroom/prs/?pkgid=9737 *Individual travel-date specific fares must be booked on spirit.com by 11:59PM ET on November 30, 2011 for travel on the dates as specified by individual market and by market direction. Fares are based each way on roundtrip purchase and roundtrip travel is required, but these fares may be combined with other valid and applicable Spirit Airlines fares on other dates of travel. Fares are only valid on these non-stop flights. Lower fares generally available at the airport and are subject to availability. Not all markets are operated on a daily basis during the travel period, or necessarily for the entire travel period -- please see www.spirit.com for details. Travel within the United States Quoted fare includes the base fare, any fuel surcharges, a 7.5% U.S. excise tax and Passenger Usage Fee of $16.99 per one way travel per traveling customer applies to most reservations. A lower fee of $8.99 may apply to certain discount fares. No fee applies to bookings made at Spirit Airlines' airport locations. The quoted fare does not include the following taxes and fees that may apply to your air travel: - September 11th Security Fee: A September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 applies per enplanement originating at a U.S. airport up to $5.00 each way. - Domestic Segment Tax: A segment tax of $3.70 per U.S. domestic flight segment (a flight segment is defined as one takeoff and landing). - Passenger Facility Charges (PFC): Up to $9.00 each way per traveling customer. International Flights (including Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands) Quoted fare includes the base fare, any fuel surcharges and a Passenger Usage Fee of $16.99 per one way travel per traveling customer applies to most international reservations excluding bookings created directly at Spirit Airlines' airport locations as well as flights originating in or departing from airports in Colombia or Panama. A lower fee of $8.99 may apply to certain discount fares. The quoted fare does not include the following taxes and fees that may apply to your air travel: - September 11th Security Fee: A September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 applies per enplanement originating at a U.S. airport up to $5.00 each way. - APHIS User Fee of up to $5.00 per traveling customer upon arrival to the U.S. - Immigration User Fee of up to $7.00 per traveling customer upon arrival to the U.S. - Customs User Fee of up to $5.50 per traveling customer upon arrival to the U.S. - Passenger Facility Charges (PFC): Up to $9.00 each way per traveling customer. - International arrival/departure tax of $16.30 for each arrival and departure to and from the U.S. - Non-U.S. government taxes and fees of up to 19% of total fare. All Travel - Most fares include Fuel Pass Through; however, certain fares exclude Fuel Pass Through, including itineraries originating in Colombia where there is a mandated fuel surcharge that differs from the Fuel Pass Through. - All fares are subject to change until confirmed and purchased. - All reservations are non-refundable and non-transferable. Changes or cancellations made to itineraries will be subject to change fees, any fare differential, any differences in government taxes and fees and carrier ancillary charges. - For a complete list of rules and regulations please read our Contract of Carriage. Other Fees Additional baggage fees, change fees, and advance seat assignment fees may apply.CONTACT: Media Contacts: Misty Pinson Director, Corporate Communications misty.pinson@spirit.com 954-628-4827/cell 954-918-9432 Manuel Jaquez Senior Manager Commercial - Latin America manuel.jaquez@spirit.com 954-628-4898