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Metro Detroit Doctor Arrested After Outburst At Florida Airport

A local doctor was arrested Thursday after getting angry over a flight cancellation at an airport in Florida.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/28/2012

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Air Travelers Reject ‘Ridiculous’ Spirit Baggage Fees

Spirit Airlines has announced that, starting this fall, passengers who do not pre-pay for carry-on baggage will pay $100 at the gate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2012

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Flight From Detroit Makes Emergency Landing

The plane, which was carrying 146 passengers, landed without incident in Knoxville, Tennessee.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2012

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Spirit Airlines Runs $9 Flights From Detroit To Chicago, New York For $17

Got some spare change in your pocket? Don’t chuck it, because you can now fly from Detroit to Chicago for the low, low price of $9.

CBS Detroit–12/13/2011

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Punny Airline Ad Offers “Fares Too Hard To Resist”

Spirit Airlines is trying to capitalize on the sexting scandal involving New York Congressman Anthony Weiner.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2011

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Airline Gives Detroiters A Chance To Win One Million Miles

Spirit Airlines is hosting a contest where one Detroiter will walk away with one million frequent flyer miles. You have to register by May 4th and everyone who signs up will automatically earn 5,000 frequent flyer miles!

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/06/2011

Informational picket held by flight attendants from Spirit Airlines (Credit: WWJ Stephanie Davis).

Spirit Airline Flight Attendants Stage ‘Informational Picket’

Spirit Airlines flight attendants staged an informational picket for a few hours at the north terminal at Metro Airport.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2011

Spirit Airlines' Flight Attendents Protest (Photo: WWJ Newsradio 950)

Spirit Airline Flight Attendants Protest At Metro

The flight attendants will be picketing to protest what they say is management’s refusal to negotiate a fair and timely contract.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2011

Spirit Airlines Begins Charging For Carry-Ons

Spirit Airlines says it is gaining ground in the fight against flight delays with its controversial move to charge for carry-on bags.

08/02/2010

Worst Baldness Busting Commercial Ever!

Spirit might be in trouble for their oil spill spoofing ads, but this Hair Cubed commercial is also high on the scale of one to cringe.

06/24/2010