US low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines will launch non-stop flights from Dallas/Fort Worth to New York LaGuardia, Atlanta, Orlando and Boston in 2012.

The airline will begin flights to LaGuardia and Atlanta from 9 February and to Orlando and Boston from 22 March, said the carrier, which will operate daily on all four routes.

Spirit operates Airbus A320 family aircraft. It will compete against American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, AirTran, Shuttle America and United Airlines on the routes, schedules in Innovata show.

Source: Air Transport Intelligence news