Frontier AirlineFrontier Airlines, a major low cost carrier based out of the Denver International Airport in Denver, CO; operates with most of its destinations west of the Mississippi River. Frontier Airlines primary hub is out of the Denver International Airport and they provide regional service to the Rocky Mountain Region through codeshare with Great Lakes Airlines. Frontier, like many low cost operators, offer a single class service, though there are perks to be had like in flight TV for a small surcharge or in flight movies for an additional surcharge.
Frontier airlines is brand new, in airline lifespan. Founded in 1994 in Denver, CO they had the advantages of all the blossoming technologies of the time like the Internet to be able to offer low cost flights for local regional travelers who once had few options for travel. Frontier Airlines web page (www.frontierairlines.com) gets all sorts of hits from the regional traveler moving about to smaller locations. Its fleet size and destinations are 55 and 59 and ever growing.
The real bonus about an airline like Frontier is their discount fares. Low cost airline fares are available to all cities Frontier services on their low cost carrier. Frontier is able to offer these discounted air fares because of the niche they fill. Low overhead, smaller planes, lower fuel costs, smaller staff, shorter routes mean less expensive terminals and lower cost to the consumer.
Low fares on Frontier Airlines are also offered for other special programs. Animals and children fly at a nominal rate. No, no your children aren’t kept in the cargo bay and your animals can’t come to the seat with you, but they both are able to fly at discounted rates form the majors, when space is available, check your flight schedule and listings for details. Frontier also offers special weekend fares for that quick jaunty getaway. And Frontier Airlines partnering with Air Alaska to bring you even more special savings to your trip to the icy area or across the Pacific. Check the frontier website for details.
Frontier Airlines is a new airline for a new generation of old westerners who love exploring, find thrill in adventure, and want a comfortable, affordable way to do it.