Spirit Airlines To Start Service At Louis Armstrong Airport - KALB-TV News Channel 5 & CBS 2

Spirit Airlines To Start Service At Louis Armstrong Airport

Posted: Updated:

NEW ORLEANS, La. – Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport announced Monday that Spirit Airlines will begin service from New Orleans starting January 2013.  

"We are pleased to welcome Spirit Airlines to New Orleans," said New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu during a press conference.  "This is another sign of the airport's growing momentum and the strength of the New Orleans market.  It's a great opportunity to continue to grow our air service to meet the demands of our citizens, visitors and conventioneers."

Spirit is a low-cost carrier with service to over 50 destinations within the United States, Caribbean, Bahamas and Latin America. 

"We are committed to saving our customers money on travel by offering them the lowest fares," said Spirit's Senior Director of Sales Michael Pewther.  "We're excited to offer travelers our popular ultra low fares to New Orleans just in time for many of 2013's premier events and festivals.  And now travelers from New Orleans have easy access to the same super low fares that our growing customer following has come to know and love."

Spirit will begin with daily non-stop service from New Orleans International to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport on Jan. 24.

Spirit's planned daily flight schedule is:

Origin       Destination          Departure             Arrival

MSY          DFW                     1:35pm                  3:05am

DFW         MSY                      11:20am                12:45pm

 

For more information, visit http://www.flymsy.com

  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • 2 beaten to death in Houston nursing home

    2 beaten to death in Houston nursing home

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 1:07 PM EDT2014-04-23 17:07:03 GMT
    HOUSTON, Texas (AP) - A resident of a Houston nursing home is accused of beating two of his roommates to death with the armrest of his wheelchair. More >>
    HOUSTON, Texas (AP) - A resident of a Houston nursing home is accused of beating two of his roommates to death with the armrest of his wheelchair. More >>
  • Caught on Camera: Teachers abusing students

    Caught on Camera: Teachers abusing students

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:37 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:37:01 GMT
    (NBC News) - From a heavy handed slap that knocks the special needs student out of his seat, to a series of hits on the head for another child on the floor. In just four days Ms. "J" says she recorded more abuse than she could bear in her Atlanta classroom.More >>
    (NBC News) - From a heavy handed slap that knocks the special needs student out of his seat, to a series of hits on the head for another child on the floor. In just four days Ms. "J" says she recorded more abuse than she could bear in her Atlanta classroom.More >>
  • Crime Stoppers tip leads to arrest of Alexandria man

    Crime Stoppers tip leads to arrest of Alexandria man

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 3:45 PM EDT2014-04-23 19:45:07 GMT
    RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) The Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office said a tip from Crime Stoppers led to an Alexandria drug arrest on April 22.More >>
    RAPIDES PARISH, La. (KALB News Channel 5) The Rapides Parish Sheriff's Office said a tip from Crime Stoppers led to an Alexandria drug arrest on April 22.More >>
Powered by WorldNow
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KALB. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.