In-depth look: Understanding the Spirit Airlines merger
Being billed as one of the last of the US mega-mergers, JetBlue and Spirit are to combine in a multi-billion dollar agreement. Chris Sloan reviews the deal.
CONFIRMED: JetBlue wins battle to buy Spirit with $3.8bn deal
JetBlue Airways has reached a deal to acquire Spirit Airlines, hours after an alternative bid by Frontier Airlines was scrapped.
JetBlue submits “superior” bid to buy Spirit Airlines
New York-based carrier JetBlue Airways has announced its intention to acquire low-cost competitor Spirit Airlines in a deal worth $3.6bn.
Why Florida's Miami International Airport is thriving
Chris Sloan, our man in America, examines the factors behind explosive growth at the South Florida gateway.
BREAKING: Frontier and Spirit Airlines to merge
In one of the biggest shake-ups of the US aviation industry in more than a decade, Spirit Airlines and Frontier Group Holdings have announced a “definitive merger agreement”. If completed as planned, it will create America’s largest ultra-low fare airline
Frontier set for return to pair of airports
US-based Frontier Airlines has its sights set on a return to Chicago/Midway and Houston/Hobby this spring with a combined 13 new routes.
Frontier announces non-stop Miami service
The new route comes as the low-cost airline announced a further 14 nonstop routes across North America and the Caribbean
Frontier inaugurates Durango-Denver service
The flights will take off four times per week, with the addition of a Las Vegas route from next week
Frontier opens new crew base at Tampa Airport
The airline intends to employ around 250 flight attendants, with further plans to expand its aircraft fleet over the next seven years
Frontier launches nonstop Orlando service from Rochester
The new route to the popular holiday destination is set to operate thrice weekly