Frontier Airlines lowers forecast after delta variant hurts forward bookings

Frontier Airlines is now warning that the Delta variant of COVID-19 is hurting demand.

The carrier noticed a softening of demand in the past week as the Delta variant is causing a new surge in infections and hospitals, especially in the Southeast including the prime tourist market of Florida.

The airline, as previously reported, reported net income of $19 million for the second quarter.

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