About Spirit Airlines (NK) Flights
Spirit Airlines, Inc. (NK) is an American ultra-low-cost air carrier company headquartered in Miramar, Florida. Spirit operates scheduled passenger flights throughout the United States and in Mexico, Latin America, South America and the Caribbean. NK operates from its two major hubs located in Detroit, Michigan and Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Founded in 1980 as Charter One, Spirit Airlines flights commenced scheduled passenger services in 1990. NK has 8 focus cities - Atlantic City International Airport, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, O'Hare International Airport, Los Angeles International Airport, McCarran International Airport and Myrtle Beach International Airport.
Spirit is the only airline in the US with a 2 star rating from Skytrax.
Connectivity and Fleet Size
You can find Spirit Airlines tickets to a total of 35 domestic destinations throughout the US.
You can also find Spirit Airlines Deals to 26 international destinations - Aruba, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Saint Maarten, United States Virgin Islands, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, El Salvador, Baja California Sur, Quintana Roo, State of Mexico, Armenia, Bogotá, Cartagena, Medellín and Lima.
NK presently has 89 aircrafts in service –
- 29 Airbus A319-100
- 45 Airbus A320-200
- 15 Airbus A321-200
Services and Amenities
A Spirit Airlines reservation will let you enjoy the following services –
Every passenger is allowed to pick their favorite spot on the aircraft. You can choose a sweet window seat or can go for an aisle up front. If you don’t want to select your seats the airline will randomly assign at the check-in for free, but there is no guarantee that you will be provided a sit with your family or friends. If you want some extra space to stretch out, go for a Big Front Seat and enjoy wider seat, extra space for legroom, and a more comfortable flight. Some of the other seating options available are -
- Customer-Requested Seat Assignments / Regular Seats
- Big Front Seats (in advance)
- Big Front Seats (onboard upgrades—depending on flight length)
Please note that you are required to pay a nominal fee for the seating charges to the airline.
- Onboard Meals
A variety of delicious snacks and refreshing drinks are available onboard for purchase.
Checked Baggage Policy:
- 2 bags standard, up to 5 bags maximum
- Must not exceed: 62 inches or 157 centimeters (length + width + height)
- Must not exceed: 40 pounds or 18 kilograms
Carryon Baggage Policy:
NK permits 1 personal item (briefcase, purse, laptop bag) per passenger fee free.
Carry-on must not exceed the following size and weight restrictions:
- 50 inches (22 x 18 x 10 in) or 127 centimeters (56 x 46 x 25 cm) including wheels and handles.
- Must fit in the overhead bin or below the seat in front of you.
When you make any Spirit Airlines Booking, it is recommended for you to go through the official website once for a comprehensive and detailed understanding of their baggage allowance.