Travel Agent confirmed recent reports that Spirit Airlines is looking to add flights out of Long Island MacArthur Airport.
According to a representative of Spirit, the airline company says reports are not speculation and that Spirit has in fact engaged in discussions with the town of Islip with plans to add flights to the Caribbean out of the Long Island Airport. Specifically flights to San Juan, Puerto Rico have been discussed. “Spirit looks at a lot of places when planning routes," the source told Travel Agent. "We're studying Islip just like we study many places."