Foul Odor Prompts Emergency Landing For Spirit Airlines FlightA Spirit Airlines flight from Las Vegas to Tampa made an emergency landing early Sunday at DFW Airport after passengers complained of an unusual odor on board the aircraft.
Passenger: Airline Told Me To Flush Emotional Support HamsterA woman says an airline told her to flush her hamster down an airport toilet because the emotional support rodent wasn't allowed to fly with her.
Spirit Airlines Picks Current CFO To Become Next CEO In 2019Spirit Airlines announced Wednesday that CEO Robert Fornaro would step down in January 2019 and be replaced by the company's current CFO, Ted Christie.
Baby On Board! Healthy Boy Born Mid-FlightA Fort Worth mother captured the moment another woman gave birth on a Spirit Airlines flight from Ft. Lauderdale to Dallas on Saturday night.
Fights At Florida Airport After Spirit Airlines Canceled 9 FlightsSeveral law enforcement officials were forced to step in at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Monday night when passengers became upset when Spirit Airlines canceled nine flights.
Dallas-Bound Spirit Airlines Flight Evacuated Following Alleged Bomb ThreatA Dallas-bound Spirit Airlines flight arrived at DFW Airport six hours late due to a bomb threat.
Racism Claims After Group Kicked Off FlightPassengers on board a flight are making strong claims after a group had to be removed from a plane.
Travelers Love To Hate Discount AirlinesAir travelers seem to reserve a special level of vitriol for no-frills discount carriers like Spirit Airlines.
2 Flights, 2 Scary Problems At Dallas/Fort Worth Int'l AirportThere were two different planes and two scary problems at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Thursday and airline passengers were right in the middle of it.
Spirit Airlines Plane Tire Catches Fire At DFWA company spokesperson says the fire was quickly extinguished by the DFW Airport’s fire department and no one was hurt.
Employment Up Slightly At U.S. AirlinesThe U.S. airline industry is slowly adding jobs. Passenger airlines employed the equivalent of 383,610 full-time workers in March, an increase of nearly 1 percent from last year.
Parts Didn't Breach Failed Spirit Airline Engine's Casing The outer casing of an engine that failed aboard a Spirit Airlines plane earlier this week wasn't breached by parts from inside the engine, contrary to initial reports provided to the NTSB, the board said Thursday.
Passengers Try To Contact Loved Ones During Emergency LandingWith his plane shaking violently and smoke filling the cabin, passenger Cliff McKenzie dialed his wife 26 times before connecting to her voicemail. Listening to it Wednesday, he remembered the moment aboard Spirit flight 165 clearly.
Frightened Passengers Recall Emergency Landing TerrorWhen a Spirit Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing on Tuesday, Casey Rogers of Krum experienced the terror firsthand.
Official: Engine Failure Forced Spirit Plane Emergency Landing At DFWAn engine on an Spirit Airlines jet where passengers said they heard an explosion and saw flames sustained an especially serious type of failure, a National Transportation Safety Board official said Wednesday.