Articles Tagged ‘Frontier’

Colorado gets new non-stop link to Iceland while United plans Tokyo flights with 787s from Denver starting in 2013

Colorado gets new non-stop link to Iceland while United plans Tokyo flights with 787s from Denver starting in 2013

Colorado’s Denver airport set a traffic record in 2011 but dropped a place in the world rankings, who to? Which are Denver’s best served and busiest routes and how do fares compare on Frontier and Southwest where they compete? Which new routes have started in the last 18 months and what other airports are there […]

Frontier expands at Colorado Springs and Denver airports

Frontier expands at Colorado Springs and Denver airports

Frontier Airlines now flies from Colorado Springs to Los Angeles, Phoenix, Seattle and Portland.

Frontier connects Great Falls and Denver

Frontier connects Great Falls and Denver

Frontier launches services from Denver to Great Falls.


Frontier starts flying from Orlando to Knoxville

Frontier starts flying from Orlando to Knoxville

Frontier launches services from Orlando to Knoxville

Frontier launches new route to Tampa, Florida from Kansas City, Missouri

Frontier launches new route to Tampa, Florida from Kansas City, Missouri

Frontier Airlines now flies to Tampa International Airport in Florida from Kansas City in Missouri on its subsidiary Republic Airways.

US Airways bucks GUS4 trend with 3.1% growth in November

US Airways bucks GUS4 trend with 3.1% growth in November

Data for November shows few major changes at US airlines. US Airways was the only GUS4 airline to grow its RPMs versus a year ago, but how quickly are the likes of Alaska Airlines and Hawaiian Airlines growing? How do load factors compare with a year ago? And how do they compare with a month […]


Frontier launches two more Denver routes for Thanksgiving

Frontier launches two more Denver routes for Thanksgiving

Frontier adds year-round flights to Little Rock and seasonal services to Palm Springs from Denver base.

Latin America only market still growing for global US carriers

Latin America only market still growing for global US carriers

Despite a sluggish economy the biggest US airlines are making money thanks to commendable and previously unheard of capacity restraint. But which smaller, niche carriers reported demand growth in October? How did load factors compare with last year? How did load factors compare with last month?

Frontier adds two routes from Kansas City

Frontier adds two routes from Kansas City

Frontier offers new daily flights from Kansas City to Houston Hobby and Las Vegas. Competes head-on with Southwest on Las Vegas link.


Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska Airlines report double-digit RPM growth in September; Delta grows 14% in Latin America

Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska Airlines report double-digit RPM growth in September; Delta grows 14% in Latin America

No great surprises among US airlines’ traffic data for September. But which carriers have seen a fall in RPM and which have seen a drop in their load factor? How do the remaining ‘Big 4’ compare across different geographic segments in September?

Frontier now #8 US domestic airline with 2% of market; over 100 routes including over 60 from main Denver base

Frontier now #8 US domestic airline with 2% of market; over 100 routes including over 60 from main Denver base

The ‘new’ Frontier (which includes the ‘old’ Midwest) operates around 100 aircraft on over 100 routes from three main bases. But beyond its three bases which are its favourite destinations? How many destinations has it started in the last 18 months? And what role do Flip, Jack, Larry and Grizwald perform for the airline?

Frontier launched a new route between Denver and Sioux Falls

Frontier launched a new route between Denver and Sioux Falls

Frontier now competes with United on the route between Denver and Sioux Falls.