Spirit Airlines adds nonstop flights from New Orleans

Posted on: August 12 2015

Spirit Airlines will begin nonstop, daily flights from Louis Armstrong International Airport to Las Vegas beginning in November, the company said today.

The new service begins Nov. 13. It brings the total number of Spirit nonstop flights to six destinations from New Orleans, including Chicago, Ft. Lauderdale/Miami, Houston, Dallas and Detroit.

“We are excited to see Spirit’s growing presence in New Orleans and look forward to this new, ultra-low cost option for travel to Las Vegas,” said Iftikhar Ahmad, the airport’s director of aviation.