Racy deal? Spirit Airlines offering $69 round-trip flights
Spirit Airlines is offering a great deal on tickets, but it’s the promotional ad that’s getting attention.
To celebrate the addition of its 69th plane, Spirit Airlines is offering fares to match — $69 for round trip tickets to certain destinations. On the company’s website, the company leaves little to the imagination in its explanation of the sale.
Editor’s note: The language below may be offensive to some:
“We’ve been waiting to hit 69 planes for years. It’s our favorite number – ever since we were twelve and found that magazine under our brother’s bed (the one with the fantastic articles). #69 is perfect: just the right size, with a cockpit that’s in your face (because it’s bright yellow). Use your mouth to spread the word: Spirit is in an even better position to get you where you’re going. We’re popping an epic Bare Fare in celebration! $69.00* round trip!”
Once word of the promotion spread, many believed the company got hacked. However, company spokesman N. Paul Berry confirmed the $69 fare is real: