Spirit Airlines Resumes Flights
Spirit Airlines resumes flights


Spirit Airlines resumed flights before anticipated, as the carrier prepared for full operations after coming to an agreement on a five-day strike.


According to flight information boards at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, at least five departures were added yesterday afternoon and evening.
Flights to Chicago, New York, Orlando and Atlanta were specified.


A spokesperson for Spirit reported 22 flights scheduled yesterday for Spirit, when on a normal day the carrier has about 150 flights.


The settlement between Spirit and its 500 pilots is still dependent on a return-to-work agreement and final talk, said Sean Creed, head of the pilots union at Spirit.


Rank-and-file pilots also must endorse the contract. A vote is expected in July.


Source: New Jersey Star Ledger

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