Spirit Airlines, Inc.
Sep 21, 2012

Spirit Airlines Giving Away 20 Million Frequent Flyer Miles Next Week in Maryland

1,000 Area Residents to Receive Enough Miles for Award Ticket* (with taxes and fees from only $5 per award)

WHO/WHAT: Spirit Airlines is celebrating its recent arrival to Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) in a big way and giving away 20 million frequent flyer bonus miles next week.

1,000 residents (18 years and older) will receive 20,000 miles each - that's enough for a roundtrip award ticket* (with taxes and fees from only $5 per award ticket).

Spirit recently started service from BWI with twice daily nonstop service to Fort Lauderdale and daily nonstop service to Dallas/Fort Worth. The new service also offers customers connections to 29 destinations throughout the Americas.

WHEN/WHERE: Spirit is giving certificates away on a first-come first-serve basis at the following places and times:

Monday, September 24, 2012
500 certificates will be given away at 5:00 pm at
Travel Place Potomac
12525-E Park Potomac Avenue
Potomac, MD 20854

Tuesday, September 25, 2012
500 certificates will be given away at 12:00 pm noon at
Going Places
28 Mountain Road
Glen Burnie, MD 21060

MEDIA NOTE: Media interested in covering the above events can contact Misty Pinson, Spirit's Director of Corporate Communications at misty.pinson@spirit.com or 954-918-9432.

About Spirit Airlines
Spirit Airlines (NASDAQ: SAVE) empowers customers to save money on air travel by offering ultra low base fares with a range of optional services for a fee, allowing customers the freedom to choose only the extras they value. This innovative approach grows the traveling market and stimulates new economic activity while creating new jobs. Spirit's modern fleet, configuration and other innovations enable Spirit to burn less fuel per seat than competitors, making Spirit one of the most environmentally-friendly U.S. carriers. Spirit's all-Airbus fleet currently operates more than 200 daily flights to over 50 destinations within the U.S., Latin America and Caribbean. Visit Spirit at www.spirit.com.

MEDIA NOTE: Spirit aircraft photos and video b-roll are available in the press room section of spirit.com at http://www.spirit.com/Pressrelease.aspx.

*Recipients of the 20,000 FREE SPIRIT™ frequent flyer bonus miles certificates must register their certificate within 7 days of receipt. Miles will be deposited within 45 days of registration. Certificates are good for one time use, and only one 20,000-mile certificate can be credited to a FREE SPIRIT account. FREE SPIRIT program terms and conditions apply - complete details available at www.spirit.com. Certificates do not have a cash value and may not be duplicated or sold. Spirit reserves the right to modify or cancel this promotion at any time. Open to legal residents of the 50 U.S. states (including D.C.), 18 years old or older. For complete details, visit www.spirit.com/20K.

Media Contacts:
Misty Pinson
Director, Corporate Communications
954-628-4827/cell 954-918-9432

Manuel Jaquez
Senior Manager Commercial - Latin America