Spirit Airlines: 9 new destinations, 5 domestic routes begin in September
SAN JUAN – Starting Oct. 4, Spirit Airlines will begin offering service from Orlando International Airport (MCO) to 11 destinations in Latin America and the Caribbean, including daily flights to Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, as well as three more domestic routes shortly afterward.
Among the new routes are four weekly flights between Orlando and Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, (SDQ) from Oct. 4 to Nov. 7, and daily flights starting Nov. 8, all subject to government approval. Also, the airline will carry out three weekly flights between Orlando and St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, (STT) starting Nov. 8.
“We have been proud to serve Orlando for 25 years, and after more than doubling service last year, we are so proud to be expanding there yet again,” Bob Fornaro, Spirit’s CEO, said in the announcing release. “The region is not only a wonderful, family-friendly destination, but it is well-positioned to now serve as a gateway to the Carribean and Latin America.”Spirit will now provide the Orlando region with nonstop service to and from 38 destinations, with up to 49 daily flights across the U.S., the Caribbean, and Latin America.