Here’s what the Spirit and Frontier airlines merger means for travelers

Passengers wait in line at the Spirit Airlines check-in counter at Orlando International Airport. Paul Hennessy | LightRocket | Getty Images Spirit Airlines and Frontier Airlines expanded aggressively over the last decade offering travelers no-frills service in exchange for ultra-low airfares. Their executives vow to keep it that way, even if the carriers complete their … Read more

Spirit Airlines, Peloton, Energizer and more

Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the pre-market: Spirit Airlines (SAVE) – Spirit rose 11.4% in the advance market after announcing that it would buy rival Frontier Airlines in a $ 6.6 billion stock swap deal including assumed debt. Shares in Frontier’s parent company Frontier Group (ULCC) fell 2.4 percent. Peloton … Read more

Airlines ‘request to reduce Covid quarantine time is the’ wrong move ‘, says the stewardesses’ union

The president of the nation’s largest stewardship association called a request from Delta Air Lines to federal health officials to reduce the recommended quarantine period for breakthrough Covid cases for the “wrong move.” Sara Nelson, president of the Association of Flight Attendants, told CNBC’s “The News with Shepard Smith” Wednesday night that a decision like … Read more