Spirit Airlines is relocating its operations at Phoenix, Arizona’s largest city, from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport ‒ the city’s main international airport.
The airline will discontinue its operations at Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport (IATA code AZA) on October 23 and begin service from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX) the following day.
Spirit Airlines says it is reaching out to customers currently holding reservations for flights to and from Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport, in order to rebook them.
The carrier will offer daily non-stop service between PHX and Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW) from October 24.
Spirit will launch daily seasonal non-stop service linking PHX with Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) and Denver International Airport (DEN) on November 7, operating these services through April 30, 2014.
The airline’s Phoenix Sky Harbor-Dallas/Fort Worth schedule will see flight NK772 leaving PHX at 1:00 a.m. daily from October 24 and landing at DFW at 5:10 a.m. local time.
In the other direction, flight NK771 will push back from the gate at DFW at 11:15 p.m. and touch down at PHX at 11:35 p.m. local time.
Departure and arrival times in Phoenix will be one hour later effective November 3.
Spirit’s Phoenix Sky Harbor-Chicago O’Hare seasonal schedule calls for flight NK168 to depart PHX at 1:50 a.m. daily from November 7 to April 30 and reach ORD at 6:00 a.m. local time.
In the other direction, flight NK167 will leave ORD at 8:50 p.m. daily and get to PHX at 11:45 p.m. local time.
The carrier’s Phoenix Sky Harbor-Denver seasonal schedule will see flight NK816 begin taxiing at PHX at 1:15 p.m. daily from November 7 through April 30 and touching down at DEN at 3:03 p.m.
In the other direction, flight NK815 is timed to depart DEN at 4:00 p.m. and arrive at PHX at 5:50 p.m.