A U.S. federal appeals court has revived a class action lawsuit against Florida-based Spirit Airlines that alleges the ULCC deliberately misled passengers about whether carry-on items were included within the price of airfare. The lawsuit was previously dismissed by a federal judge in 2018, who agreed with Spirit’s argument that breach-of-contract claims are pre-empted by the Airline Deregulation Act (ADA) of 1978. On Sept. 10, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in ...


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