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Spirit Airlines, Inc. 2012-1-20

This order concerns violations by Spirit Airlines, Inc., (Spirit) of the requirements of 14 CFR Part 382 (Part 382) with respect to properly coding and recording its disability-related complaints in connection with required reporting to the Department of Transportation (Department) as well as...

Spirit Airlines, Inc. 2011-11-23

This consent order concerns print and Twitter advertisements by Spirit Airlines, Inc., (Spirit) that violated the advertising requirements specified in 14 CFR 399.84, as well as 49 U.S.C. § 41712, which prohibits unfair and deceptive practices. This order directs Spirit to cease and desist from...

Spirit Airlines, Inc. 2009-9-8

This consent order concerns violations by Spirit Airlines, Inc., (Spirit) of the Department’s oversales rule, 14 CFR Part 250; accounting and reporting requirements, 14 CFR Part 241; record retention requirements, 14 CFR 249.20 and 14 CFR 382.70; consumer information requirements, 14 CFR 382.45(...

Spirit Airlines, Inc. 2008-12-14

This consent order concerns fare displays by Spirit Airlines, Inc. (Spirit) on its website (www.Spirit.com) that failed to comply with the Department's rule on full fare advertising, 14 CFR 399.84. The carrier's website failed to include certain carrierimposed fees in the advertised "base fare"...