Category Archives: Frontier Airlines (2nd)

Frontier Airlines announces six new routes from Denver to Billings, Boston, Burlington, Green Bay and Mobile

"Choo, the Pika"

Frontier Airlines has announced it will add six new nonstop flights from Denver International Airport to Billings, Montana, Boston, Massachusetts, Burlington, Vermont, Green Bay, Wisconsin, and Mobile, Alabama, as well as Chicago O’Hare International Airport to Mobile, Alabama.

Service is seasonal, and frequency and times are subject to change.

Following is a summary of the new service:

Routes and Frequency:

BILLINGS (BIL) to/from DENVER (DEN)

Frequency: Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: May 30, 2019

Seasonal

BOSTON (BOS) to/from DENVER (DEN)

Frequency: Daily

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: April 30, 2019

Seasonal

BURLINGTON (BTV) to/from DENVER (DEN)

Frequency: Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: May 1, 2019

GREEN BAY (GRB) to/from DENVER (DEN)

Frequency: Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: May 23, 2019

Seasonal

MOBILE (BFM) to/from DENVER (DEN)

Frequency: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: May 1, 2019

Seasonal

MOBILE (BFM) to/from CHICAGO (ORD)

Frequency: Wednesday, Saturday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: May 1, 2019

Seasonal

With these additions, Frontier will have 98 nonstop routes from Denver International Airport.

Top Copyright Photo (all others by the airline): Frontier Airlines (2nd) Airbus A320-251N WL N331FR (msn 8329) (Choo, the Pika) LAX (Michael B. Ing). Image: 945361.

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Frontier to add new flights to Branson, Cleveland and Nashville

"Grizwald, the Bear"

Frontier Airlines continues to add routes, announcing five more non-stop flights from Branson Airport (BKG), Cleveland-Hopkins International Airport (CLE), and Nashville International Airport (BNA). Service begins in spring 2019.

Routes and Frequency:

Branson:

DESTINATION

ORIGIN

FREQUENCY

SERVICE START

DFW

TO/FROM

BKG

Wednesday, Saturday

1-MAY-19

ORD

TO/FROM

BKG

Wednesday, Saturday

1-MAY-19

Cleveland:

DESTINATION

ORIGIN

FREQUENCY

SERVICE START

CHS

TO/FROM

CLE

Thursday, Sunday

30-APR-19

SFO

TO/FROM

CLE

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

30-APR-19

 

Nashville:

DESTINATION

ORIGIN

FREQUENCY

SERVICE START

ORD

TO/FROM

BNA

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

30-APR-19

Additionally, Frontier is expanding service between Chicago (ORD) and both Fort Myers and Tampa into the summer season with flights twice/week to Fort Myers and 3 times/week to Tampa.

Top Copyright Photo (all other images by the airline): Frontier Airlines (2nd) Airbus A320-214 WL N227FR (msn 6184) (Grizwald, the Bear) LAX (Ron Monroe). Image: 945324.

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Frontier Airlines’ pilots ratify five-year collective bargaining agreement

Frontier Airlines and its pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), announced the ratification of a new five-year working agreement. Of the 99 percent of pilots who voted, 77 percent cast ballots in favor of the agreement.

Frontier Airlines’ agreement with ALPA includes an average 53 percent across-the-board pay increase on date of signing, double-digit direct contributions to pilots’ retirement plans, and $75 million in ratification compensation.

“We are pleased to have reached this agreement with our pilots and believe it gives them best-in-class salary and benefits while also ensuring Frontier’s continued growth,” said Barry Biffle, President and CEO of Frontier Airlines. “Frontier would like to thank the ALPA leadership, and recognize the dedicated work of the National Mediation Board, in achieving this deal that will ensure security for everyone’s future.”

The ratification of this agreement represents nearly three years of contract negotiations, including over two years at the bargaining table with the assistance of the NMB.

This is the sixth collective bargaining agreement reached between Frontier and its represented employees in just over two years.

Images: Frontier Airlines.

Frontier Airlines starts 2019 with 22 new routes

"Marty, the Marmot"

Frontier Airlines kicked off the new year in style, announcing the addition of 22 new nonstop routes from Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU), McCarran International Airport (LAS), Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Orlando International Airport (MCO).

Service will begin in the spring of 2019.

Routes and Frequency:

Raleigh-Durham:

ALB

TO/FROM

RDU

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

BDL

TO/FROM

RDU

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

BOS

TO/FROM

RDU

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

CMH

TO/FROM

RDU

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

ISP

TO/FROM

RDU

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

JAX

TO/FROM

RDU

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

PHL

TO/FROM

RDU

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

TPA

TO/FROM

RDU

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

Las Vegas:

DFW

TO/FROM

LAS

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

IAH

TO/FROM

LAS

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

DTW

TO/FROM

LAS

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

PHL

TO/FROM

LAS

Daily

SAN

TO/FROM

LAS

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday,

Friday, Sunday

Philadelphia:

ATL

TO/FROM

PHL

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

LAS

TO/FROM

PHL

Daily

MYR

TO/FROM

PHL

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

PNS

TO/FROM

PHL

Monday, Friday

RDU

TO/FROM

PHL

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

Orlando:

BDL

TO/FROM

MCO

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

BOS

TO/FROM

MCO

Daily

(From 4/19/19 to 4/29/19 operates Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday)

BWI

TO/FROM

MCO

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

DFW

TO/FROM

MCO

Friday, Saturday

IAH

TO/FROM

MCO

Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

PUJ

TO/FROM

MCO

Monday, Friday

Boston:

MCO

TO/FROM

BOS

Daily

(From 4/19/19 to 4/29/19 operates Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday)

RDU

TO/FROM

BOS

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

Top Copyright Photo: Frontier Airlines (2nd) Airbus A320-214 WL N236FR (msn 7389) (Marty, the Marmot) SNA (Michael B. Ing). Image: 944748.

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Frontier to restore some routes from Denver

Frontier Airlines (2nd) Airbus A320-251N WL N338FR (msn 8402) (North, the Harp Seal) PHL (Tony Storck). Image: 944794.

Frontier Airlines has announced the addition of new non-stop service from Denver International Airport (DEN) to Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI), Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL), and Bradley International Airport (BDL) in Hartford, Conn. Service will begin in March 2019.

Following is a summary of the new service:

DENVER (DEN) to/from BALTIMORE-WASHINGTON (BWI)

Depart DEN 12:35 p.m. Arrive BWI: 6:07 p.m.

Depart BWI: 6:57 p.m. Arrive DEN: 9:09 p.m.

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Frequency: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday

Service Start: March 14, 2019

Seasonal

DENVER (DEN) to/from FORT LAUDERDALE (FLL)

Depart DEN 11:51 p.m. Arrive FLL: 5:47 a.m.

Depart FLL: 7:30 a.m. Arrive DEN: 10:01 a.m.

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Frequency: Daily

Service Start: March 14, 2019

Seasonal

DENVER (DEN) to/from HARTFORD (BDL)

Depart DEN: 7:00 a.m. Arrive BDL: 12:50 p.m.

Depart BDL: 1:40 p.m. Arrive DEN: 4:07 p.m.

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Frequency: Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

Service Start: March 28, 2019

Seasonal

Top Copyright Photo (all others by the airline): Frontier Airlines (2nd) Airbus A320-251N WL N338FR (msn 8402) (North, the Harp Seal) PHL (Tony Storck). Image: 944794.

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Airbus delivers 100th A320 Family aircraft assembled in the U.S.

Airbus has delivered its 100th aircraft from the company’s U.S. Manufacturing Facility in Mobile, Alabama. The A320neo, serial number (MSN) 8580, was delivered to Frontier Airlines. The aircraft features two horses, Meadow and West, on its tailplane.

Airbus’ Mobile facility is delivering four A320 Family aircraft per month and has delivered to eight U.S.-based customers thus far, including Air Lease Corporation, Allegiant Air, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Frontier Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, JetBlue Airways and Spirit Airlines.

Airbus has three other A320 Family production facilities around the world: Hamburg, Germany; Tianjin, China; and Toulouse, France.

Photo: Airbus.

Air Lease Corporation announces delivery of one New Airbus A321-200 with Frontier Airlines

Air Lease Corporation on November 29 announced the delivery of one new Airbus A321-200 aircraft on long-term lease to Frontier Airlines.

Featuring CFM International CFM56-5B3/3 engines, this A321-200 is the first of two A321-200 aircraft confirmed to deliver to Frontier Airlines from ALC’s order book with Airbus. Traditional to Frontier Airlines, this A321-200 aircraft will unveil a new special livery with a “Xavier, The Mountain Goat” animal tail.

This A321-200 aircraft joins two A320-200 aircraft currently on long-term lease to Frontier from ALC. The second new A321-200 aircraft from ALC is set to deliver to Frontier Airlines in December 2018.