Spirit’s Akron Expansion Questioned By Analysts

Credit: Spirit Airlines
SAN FRANCISCO—Spirit Airlines’ move to expand in Akron, Ohio, has raised some eyebrows on Wall Street, but the carrier says it is confident the new routes illustrate how it can stimulate demand from secondary markets. The ultra-low-cost-carrier announced service from Akron to five cities in Florida...

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