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Apr 16, 2009|
Frontier Airlines to Provide Travelers With Flexibility in Advance of Spring Storm
Real-time operational updates on airline's Twitter account, FrontierStorm
DENVER, April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In response to a National Weather Service forecast calling for a major spring storm in Denver and surrounding areas on Friday, April 17, 2009, continuing into Saturday, April 18, 2009, Frontier Airlines has put the following travel policy guidelines into place for all customers scheduled to travel on April 17 and 18, 2009, who purchased tickets on or before April 16, 2009:
Customers scheduled on the above dates who are interested in traveling before the predicted storm may elect to stand by free of charge on an earlier date or time. Origin and destination cities must remain the same.
For customers who have already started their travel, rules and restrictions regarding standard change fees, advance purchase, day or time applications, blackouts and minimum or maximum stay requirements have been waived. Origin and destination cities must remain the same. Changes must be made by midnight, April 18, 2009 and travel completed by April 25, 2009.
Customers who have not begun travel may make one change to their travel plans without a change fee. All rescheduled travel may be subject to higher fares if it does not meet the original rule or booking class.
Frontier urges those with flexibility in their travel to consider traveling at an earlier date or time. You can check schedule availability on FrontierAirlines.com. Please call our reservations center at 1-800-432-1FLY (1359) or visit the ticket counter at your departing airport to stand by on an earlier flight. If you are traveling as planned this weekend, Frontier urges that customers check in online within 24 hours of their departure time to avoid long lines at the ticket counters.
Frontier will also be providing real-time operational updates throughout this winter storm on its Twitter account twitter.com/FrontierStorm.
For more information, please visit FrontierAirlines.com.
About Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc.
Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc. is the parent company of Denver-based Frontier Airlines. Currently in its 15th year of operations, Frontier Airlines is the second-largest jet service carrier at Denver International Airport, employing approximately 5,000 aviation professionals. Frontier Airlines' mainline operation has 51 aircraft with one of the youngest Airbus fleets in North America. Frontier Airlines' mainline operations offer 24 channels of DIRECTV® service in every seatback along with a comfortable all-coach configuration. In conjunction with a fleet of ten Bombardier Q400 aircraft operated by Lynx Aviation (a subsidiary of Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc.), Frontier offers routes to more than 50 destinations in the U.S., Mexico and Costa Rica. In addition, Frontier and AirTran Airways operate a first-of-its-kind integrated marketing partnership that offers travelers the ability to reach more than 80 destinations across four countries with low fares, aboard two of the youngest fleets in the industry. For more in-depth information on Frontier Airlines, please visit its Web site at FrontierAirlines.com.
SOURCE: Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc.
Web site: http://www.frontierairlines.com/