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Press release from GlobeNewswire (a Nasdaq OMX company)

Spirit Airlines Giving Away Over 300 Million Miles

Monday, April 16, 2012

Spirit Airlines Giving Away Over 300 Million Miles09:05 EDT Monday, April 16, 2012MIRAMAR, Fla., April 16, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Spirit Airlines (Nasdaq:SAVE) is hitting the road again this year visiting more than 25 cities across the United States giving away over 300 million miles. More than 15,000 people will receive 20,000 FREE SPIRIT™ frequent flyer bonus miles each – that's enough for a free roundtrip award ticket* (with taxes from only $5 per award ticket). "We're looking forward to giving away 15,000 award tickets as we say hello and thank our loyal customers, as well as reach out to potential new customers in cities we serve across the United States," says Michael Pewther, Spirit's Senior Director of Sales. Complete details on Spirit's 2012 Tour are available at www.spirit.com/2012.   Spirit Airlines 2012 Tour Schedule: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 Dallas, TX Fiesta Market Thursday, April 19, 2012 Fort Worth, TX Ridgmar Travel Friday, April 20, 2012 Arlington, TX Galactic  Friday, April 20, 2012 Grapevine, TX Ferrari's Italian Villa Saturday, April 21, 2012 Plano, TX PGA TOUR Superstore Sunday, April 22, 2012 Sherman, TX About Travel Monday, April 23, 2012 Kilgore, TX Kilgore Travel Monday, April 23, 2012 Tyler, TX Travel Leaders Wednesday, April 25, 2012 Waco, TX Travel Time Thursday, April 26, 2012 Abilene, TX The Travel Factory Friday, April 27, 2012 Lawton, OK  Adventure Travel Friday, April 27, 2012 Wichita Falls, TX Parkair Travel Saturday, April 28, 2012 Muenster, TX Germanfest Tuesday, May 01, 2012 Denver, CO PGA TOUR Superstore Wednesday, May 02, 2012 Cheyenne, WY Capitol Tours & Travel Friday, May 04, 2012 Vail/Avon, CO Loaded Joe's Coffeehouse & Lounge Saturday, May 05, 2012 Colorado Springs, CO Kuni Lexus of Colorado Springs Tuesday, May 08, 2012 Chandler, AZ PGA TOUR Superstore Wednesday, May 09, 2012 Mesa, AZ Terra Travel Friday, May 11, 2012 Las Vegas, NV One Travel Saturday, May 12, 2012 Henderson, NV Mercedes Benz of Henderson Tuesday, May 15, 2012 San Diego, CA Kahala Travel Thursday, May 17, 2012 Los Angeles/Stevenson Ranch, CA Travel Leaders Saturday, May 19, 2012 Oakland/Fremont, CA BJ Travel Center Monday, May 21, 2012` Portland/Tigard, OR Azumano Travel Thursday, May 31, 2012 Minneapolis, MN Travel One Inc. Saturday, June 02, 2012 Chicago/Bloomingdale, IL Classic Travel and Tours Sunday, June 03, 2012 Chicago/Des Plaines, IL Options TravelAbout 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 190 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 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. *Recipients of the 20,000 FREE SPIRIT™ frequent flyer bonus miles certificates being distributed during Spirit's 2012 Tour must register their certificate within 7 days of receipt. Miles will be deposited within 45 days of registration. Travel must be booked within 30 days of date miles are deposited into a FREE SPIRIT™ account. Certificates are good for one time use, and only one 20,000-mile certificate can be credited to a FREE SPIRIT account. FREE SPIRIT program terms and conditions apply – complete details available at www.spirit.com. Certificates do not have a cash value and may not be duplicated or sold. Spirit reserves the right to modify or cancel this promotion at any time. Open to legal residents of the 50 U.S. states (including D.C.), 18 years old or older. For complete Terms and Conditions and complete details, visit www.spirit.com/2012/rules.  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