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ASIG Awarded Contracts for Refueling and Ground Handling Services by Spirit Airlines
Yvonne Coleman
Marketing Manager
(407) 648-7373

Orlando … ASIG®, an industry leader in aviation services, announced today that low cost carrier, Spirit Airlines, has selected ASIG as their new aircraft refueling agent at Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL).  FLL is home base to Spirit Airlines and is their largest operation with 49 daily departures.  Services commenced September 1st.  Spirit Airlines has also chosen ASIG as their handler at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall (BWI); a new destination for the carrier.  At BWI, ASIG will provide ground handling, passenger services, cabin cleaning, deicing and aircraft refueling.  Spirit begins flying from BWI on September 6th.

Tim Ramsey, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, stated, “ASIG is excited to extend our relationship with Spirit Airlines to help support their impressive growth.  Earlier in the year we were also selected to provide comprehensive airside services to Spirit at LAX.  ASIG has been very successful in tailoring a variety of critical airside services to meet the needs of this fast growing low cost carrier as they expand their network across the U.S.”.  ASIG now handles Spirit at 11 U.S. airports providing a variety of airside ground support services.

Note to Editors:
ASIG is a global provider of ground, fuel and airport facility services to airlines, airports, oil companies and industry partners. The company's 8,000 highly qualified aviation service professionals safely handle millions of flights annually. ASIG offers flexible, comprehensive service solutions that deliver value and quality across a network of 83 airports in North America, Central America, Europe and Asia.

ASIG is part of BBA Aviation plc a leading global aviation support and aftermarket services provider with market leading businesses and attractive growth opportunities. BBA Aviation's Flight Support businesses (ASIG and Signature Flight Support) are focused on refueling and ground handling of business and commercial aviation aircraft. Its Aftermarket Services and Systems businesses (Dallas Airmotive, Premier Turbines, H+S Aviation, International Turbine Service, Barrett Turbine Engine Company, Ontic and APPH) are focused on the repair and overhaul of jet engines and the manufacture and services of aerospace sub-systems and components. For more information, please visit www.bbaaviation.com.

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