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Spirit Warns Of More Woes At The Airport, Cancels 50% Of Flights

A Spirit Airlines jet seen approaching  Philadelphia International Airport earlier this year.
A Spirit Airlines jet seen approaching Philadelphia International Airport earlier this year.

With a busy travel weekend upon us, Spirit Airlines is warning of more misery at the airport.

Many families will be trying to fly home in time for the start of school. If they booked with Spirit, they could be in for a bumpy ride.

The airline is expected to cancel about 50% of its flights nationwide from Friday and into next week, continuing a weeklong trend of mass cancellations, CEO Ted Christie told reporters.

Read more at our news partner the South Florida Sun Sentinel.