MANCHESTER, N.H. (CBS) — Spirit Airlines is coming to the Granite State.
The airlines company announced on Wednesday its plans to add non-stop flights from Manchester-Boston Regional Airport to four Florida destination spots — Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Orlando, and Tampa.READ MORE: Newbury Street To Have 3 Car-Free Days In August
Daily flights from Manchester to Fort Lauderdale and Orlando will begin October 7. Flights to Fort Myers from Manchester will be available four times a week, and will begin November 17. Flights to Tampa will begin on November 18, and will be available three times a week.READ MORE: Your 4 Community: Cradles To Crayons
“The residents of New Hampshire have been patiently waiting for a new airline, and we’re excited to announce that Spirit Airlines is coming to Manchester-Boston Regional Airport,” said New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu in a press release. “Now’s our time to take advantage of these new routes and low fares and keep New Hampshire dollars in New Hampshire.”MORE NEWS: Service Resumes On Green Line Hours After Trains Crash In Boston
Manchester is the 11th new city added to Spirit’s network over the last past year.