Spirit Airlines will begin flying in and out of Bradley Airport in the Spring with service to Orlando, Myrtle Beach and Ft. Lauderdale.
The airline will begin daily year-round service to Orlando, Florida on April 27 as well as four-day-a-week flights to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
On June 15, Spirit will begin daily year-round service to Ft. Lauderdale.
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Spirit Airlines starts with what it calls "bare fare," which includes no free bags other than a small carry-on and no free drinks.
A representative for the airline said flights begin at $34 each way, with the average one-way fare of $50. There are also extra fees for seats customers request, ranging from $1 to $50, while the fee for big front seats ranges from $12 to $199.
If you print your boarding pass at home, it's free, but it will cost $2 to print it at the airport kiosk or $10 for an agent at the aiport to print it.
Gov. Dannel Malloy made the announcement during a news conference at the airport this afternoon.
To date, Aer Lingus, Air Canada, American Airlines, Delta, JetBlue, OneJet, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines fly in and out of Bradley.