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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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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.

Frontier flight 260 returns to Las Vegas after engine cowling rips off

Frontier Airlines flight 260 from Las Vegas to Tampa on Friday, November 30 with 166 passengers and crew members had to return to LAS after there was an issue with the right engine.

The aircraft involved was N227FR.

Frontier confirmed the engine cowling “came loose and separated from the aircraft”.

The Airbus A320 landed safely.

Passengers with window seats on the right side had this view.

Photo: Dan Ponce on Twitter.

Frontier Airlines adds six new routes and its 100th City: Harlingen, Texas

"Cliff, the Mountain Goat"

Frontier Airlines has announced the one-hundredth city in the low-fare carrier’s network and the addition of six new routes to its network.

The airline will add new, low-fare service to/from Harlingen, Texas with the only non-stop service to Denver and Chicago as well as international service from Las Vegas with nonstop flights to both Cancun and Cabos San Lucas, Mexico.

In addition to low fares for Harlingen being the carrier’s 100th city served, the nonstop flights to Denver mark an important milestone for Denver International Airport (DEN). The addition of Frontier service to Harlingen brings the number of domestic destinations available from DEN to 179, which represents the most domestic routes that any U.S. airport serves. Frontier is proud to help its hometown airport achieve this success.

Additionally, Frontier will introduce new service from Chicago O’Hare with flights to Palm Springs, California and from Philadelphia to Sarasota/Bradenton, Fla. This means Frontier will now offer 31 nonstop destinations to/from Las Vegas, 19 destinations to/from Chicago, 24 destinations to/from Philadelphia, and 2 destinations to/from Sarasota/Bradenton.

Summary of New Service:

CHICAGO O’HARE (ORD) – HARLINGEN (HRL)

Depart ORD: 1:54 p.m. Arrive HRL: 5:15 p.m.

Depart HRL: 6:05 p.m. Arrive: ORD: 9:19 p.m.

Frequency: Wednesday, Saturday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: Nov. 21

Seasonal

CHICAGO O’HARE (ORD) – PALM SPRINGS (PSP)

Depart ORD: 7:50 a.m. Arrive PSP: 10:12 a.m.

Depart PSP: 5:12 p.m. Arrive: ORD: 11:18 p.m.

Frequency: Monday, Friday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: Dec. 14

Seasonal

DENVER (DEN) – HARLINGEN (HRL)

Depart DEN: 6:15 a.m. Arrive HRL: 10:02 a.m.

Depart HRL: 10:55 a.m. Arrive: DEN: 12:52 p.m.

Frequency: Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: Nov. 22

Seasonal

LAS VEGAS (LAS) to/from SAN JOSE DEL CABO (SJD)

Depart LAS: 12:09 p.m. Arrive SJD: 4:05 p.m.

Depart SJD: 5 p.m. Arrive LAS: 7:02 p.m.

Frequency: Saturday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: Dec. 15

Seasonal

LAS VEGAS (LAS) to/from CANCUN (CUN)

Depart CUN: 6:19 p.m. Arrive LAS: 8:20 p.m.

Depart LAS: 9:56 a.m. Arrive CUN: 5:24 p.m.

Frequency: Monday, Friday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: Dec. 21

Seasonal

PHILADELPHIA (PHL) – SARASOTA (SRQ)

Depart PHL: 4:52 p.m. Arrive SRQ: 7:45 p.m.

Depart SRQ: 8:43 p.m. Arrive: PHL: 9:18 p.m.

Frequency: Monday, Friday

Aircraft: Airbus A320

Service Start: Dec. 10

Seasonal

Top Copyright Photo (all others by Frontier): Frontier Airlines (2nd) Airbus A320-214 N216FR (msn 4745) (Mountain Goat) SNA (Michael B. Ing). Image: 943098.

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Frontier Airlines expands at Raleigh-Durham including three international destinations

"Champ, the Bronco"

Frontier Airlines is expanding its service between Raleigh-Durham International Airport and six new cities, starting this winter. The addition of these destinations, which includes flights to Jamaica, means the airline will serve 27 cities nonstop from the Triangle. Schedules and fares will be released in the next few weeks.

The new cities from Raleigh/Durham include the following international destinations: Cancun, Montego Bay, and Punta Cana. Frontier is also adding domestic service to Fort Myers, West Palm Beach, and Phoenix. Frontier will be the only airline offering nonstop service on four of these six routes. The carrier will operate these new routes with the Airbus A320 family of aircraft.

Following is a summary of the new service:

International Service:

CITY START DATE
Cancun Q4 2018
Montego Bay Q4 2018
Punta Cana Q4 2018

Domestic Flights:

CITY START DATE
Fort Myers Q4 2018
West Palm Beach Q4 2018
Phoenix Q4 2018

Copyright Photo: Frontier Airlines (2nd) Airbus A320-251N WL N307FR (msn 7472) (Champ, the Bronco) MIA (Jay Selman). Image: 403761.

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