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Oct 1, 2008|
Frontier Airlines Announces Partnership With Ski.com
New service gets you from the air to the slopes and everything in between
DENVER, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Frontier Airlines is excited to introduce a new online ski destination service that makes booking your dream ski vacation easier than mastering the bunny hill. The airline today announced it has teamed up with Ski.com to offer customers one-stop ski shopping through its Web site at FrontierAirlines.com or at FrontierSkiVacations.com. With Frontier Ski Vacations customers can book the complete vacation package: flight, lodging, lift tickets and more, with just one visit to the airline's Web site.
"This is just another way Frontier makes traveling to your favorite mountain destination a breeze," said Frontier Vice President of Distribution, Sales and Marketing, Jim Young. "With one-stop booking, extensive accommodation options, and the in-flight experience you've come to expect, choosing which of Frontier's eight mountain destinations you want to visit will be the most difficult part of the process."
"As the leading seller of ski vacations in North America, Ski.com is excited to welcome Frontier to the mountains and we are very proud to have been chosen to power Frontier Ski Vacations," said Harry Peisach, Ski.com president and CEO. "Ski.com's personalized customer service combined with Frontier's convenient Ski Country routes provides Frontier Ski Vacation clients a one-stop resource to book complete ski vacation packages including discount air and great deals on lodging, lift tickets, equipment rental, ski school, ground transportation and more."
With Frontier Ski Vacations customers will also have access to Ski.com's 75 experienced Mountain Vacation Specialists who have traveled to every Frontier mountain resort destination and can help customers plan their perfect vacation. Destinations include Aspen, Denver, Durango, Grand Junction and Steamboat Springs/Hayden, Colo.; Albuquerque, N.M.; Boise, Idaho; Bozeman, Mont. and Salt Lake City, Utah. Through these destinations customers will have access to 21 mountain resorts.
For more information or to book a ski vacation, visit FrontierAirlines.com.
Headquartered in Aspen, Colo., Ski.com has been customizing mountain vacations for more than 35 years. Ski.com is known for the personalized service given by their experienced Mountain Vacation Specialists and serves as a one-stop shop for everything needed at more than 80 of the most popular resorts and 1,500 properties in the United States, Canada, Europe and South America. Founded in 1971 as Aspen Ski Tours, the company operated under that name until purchasing the Ski.com domain name in 2000.
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 more than 5,000 aviation professionals. Frontier Airlines' mainline operation has 57 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, Canada and Costa Rica. In November 2006, Frontier and AirTran announced 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.
CONTACT: Corporate Communications of Frontier Airlines Holdings, Inc.,