Spirit Airlines Considers New Hangar, Support For New Destinations

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Kirk Thornburg, Spirit Airlines vice president for technical operations, discusses the ultra-low-cost carrier’s maintenance strategy, its vendors and why it’s buying aircraft coming off lease. Thornburg spoke with Lee Ann Shay shortly after winning A4A’s Nuts and Bolts award in April. Given that...

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