Spirit Airlines engaging in discussions with aircraft manufacturers over new fleet order

    Spirit Airlines CEO Bob Fornaro stated the airline is engaging in discussions with aircraft manufacturers over a potential fleet order (Reuters, 21-Aug-2018). He stated: “We are pretty well set for the next three years, but we are talking to all the manufacturers about the next order. There is a fleet order in Spirit‘s future”. According to the CAPA Fleet Database, Spirit Airlines operates a fleet of 119 Airbus aircraft with an average age of 5.7 years.