Spirit canceled more than 2,800 flights between July 30 and Aug. 9, citing staffing shortages, bad weather and technical problems. “On behalf of our entire leadership team, we offer an apology to everyone impacted throughout the course of this event,” Spirit’s CEO, Ted Christie, said in a filing.Aug 16, 2021
One personal item that fits entirely in the smaller sizer box (like a purse, small backpack, etc.) is included with your ticket. Another personal item or anything larger like a standard carry-on or checked bag will need to be paid for. View the current bag prices for carry-ons, checked bags, and sporting equipment.
All Spirit passengers may bring one personal item on flights at no extra charge. These may include small backpacks, laptop bags or purses. The maximum size is 18 inches by 14 inches by 8 inches. If your personal item exceeds these dimensions, you will need to pay additional fees to bring it along.Mar 16, 2021
Indeed, some travelers love to fly Spirit. But Spirit Airlines recently placed eighth out of 10 on TPG’s 2021 best U.S. airlines list. The airline is notorious for long bag drop lines and poor communication during delays. Plus, you’ll face more fees when flying Spirit than with most other U.S. airlines.Aug 4, 2021
How to reduce or avoid bag fees on Spirit Airlines Only pack a personal item. You can take one personal item that fits underneath the seat in front of you for free. Pay for baggage during booking. Join the $9 Fare Club. Bring your military documentation. Use a general travel card. May 13, 2021