Spirit Airways stabilizes after greater than every week of journey chaos

Passengers wait in line on the Spirit Airways check-in counter at Orlando Worldwide Airport on the sixth day the airline has cancelled tons of of flights.

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Spirit Airways canceled simply 16 flights on Tuesday, down from tons of a day final week because the low-cost service struggled with storms, staffing shortages and different points that stranded tens and 1000’s of consumers.

The Miramar, Florida-based service canceled greater than 2,000 flights since July 31, inflicting chaos at a number of airports and infuriating clients.

CEO Ted Christie final week apologized for the disruptions and mentioned administration ought to have canceled extra flights earlier to cease the problems from dragging out.

Spirit’s Tuesday cancellations had been simply 2% of the day’s schedule. On a number of days final week it canceled greater than half of its flights.