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Spirit Airlines, Inc. (stylized as spirit), is a major United States ultra-low cost airline headquartered in Miramar, Florida, in the Miami metropolitan area. Spirit operates scheduled flights throughout the United States, the Caribbean and Latin America. Spirit was the eighth largest passenger carrier in North America as of 2020,[update] as well as the largest ultra-low-cost carrier in North America.
(as Charter One Airlines)
|Frequent-flyer program||Free Spirit|
|Headquarters||Miramar, Florida, United States|
|Revenue||US$5.07 billion (2022)|
|Operating income||US$−599 million (2022)|
|Net income||US$−554 million (2022)|
|Total assets||US$9.18 billion (2022)|
|Total equity||US$1.57 billion (2022)|
As of July 2022,[update] JetBlue has made an offer to acquire Spirit for US$3.8 billion. On October 19, 2022[update], the deal was approved by a majority of the airline's voting shareholders. The offer awaits approval by government regulators.