DENVER, May 24, 2012 - Frontier Airlines today launched new nonstop service between its Denver, Colo. (DEN) hub and Bellingham, Wash. (BLI) bringing high-value, customer-friendly service to its third destination in Washington state, and marking a record-breaking 67 nonstop destinations served from its Denver hub. The daily nonstop service provides a convenient and cost-effective travel option to the beautiful Pacific Northwest and Vancouver.
“We have seen tremendous support for this nonstop service providing low-fare, high-value access between our Denver hub and the Bellingham Airport,” said Daniel Shurz, Frontier’s senior vice president, commercial. “It’s clear our Denver customers appreciate a low-fare option to both the Pacific Northwest, as well as Vancouver and southern British Columbia. Additionally, the Bellingham community has benefited greatly from the low-fare service to Denver with connections east.” Frontier Airlines is the only airline with nonstop service between Bellingham and Denver.
Flights will operate on 138-seat Airbus A319 aircraft, featuring 24 channels of DIRECTV® service in every seatback. Four rows of STRETCH seating, providing an additional 5 to 7 inches of legroom, and the airline’s new SELECT seating product are available on every flight. The airline’s website, FrontierAirlines.com, offers its guaranteed lowest fares and is the only place STRETCH and SELECT seating are available at the time of booking.
Frontier is also pleased to announce it is supporting a donation drive for the Whatcom Humane Society. Anyone who donates items off the humane society’s wish list between May 24 and May 31, 2012, will receive a promotional card for $20 off their next flight purchased at FrontierAirlines.com. You can access the list of desired items at FrontierAirlines.com/give.
Following is the schedule for the new Denver-Bellingham nonstop service:
Denver-Bellingham (May 24 to Sept. 16, 2012)
|DEN-BLI||8:15 a.m.||10:06 a.m.||Daily||A319|
|BLI-DEN||10:46 a.m.||2:20 p.m.||Daily||A319|
Members of Frontier’s EarlyReturns® frequent flyer program can earn double miles* for every qualifying flight they take on the new route through June 30, 2012. Pre-registration is required. For details, visit FrontierAirlines.com/memberoffers.
The launch of service to Bellingham and other cities throughout the month of May brings the number of nonstop Frontier routes from Denver to a record 67 and is part of a larger effort to provide travelers in Denver and Colorado improved access to more cities with Frontier’s low fares and friendly service.
For more information or to purchase a Frontier flight, visit FrontierAirlines.com.
Frontier Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:RJET).
*Terms and Conditions for Double Miles Offer
This promotion is open to all EarlyReturns® members who register for the promotion prior to qualifying flight activity. Members must register online at FrontierAirlines.com/memberoffers, using promotional code DBBLI. Bonus mileage offer is valid for all qualifying Frontier Airlines nonstop flights between Denver and Bellingham through June 30, 2012. Members must fly on published fare tickets and request to earn EarlyReturns miles to qualify for the double miles. Classic or Classic Plus fares will also earn double miles on the base flight miles flown. Bonus miles do not count toward elite status. This promotion may not be combined with any other mileage promotion and is offered in conjunction with all program rules and procedures. Additional restrictions may apply. Frontier Airlines is the final authority on the interpretation of these rules.
About Frontier Airlines
Frontier Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: RJET), an airline holding company that also owns Chautauqua Airlines, Republic Airlines and Shuttle America. Currently in its 18th year of operations, Frontier offers service to more than 70 destinations in the United States, Mexico, Costa Rica, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic. The airline employs 5,000 aviation professionals, operating from its hub at Denver International Airport. For in-depth information on Frontier Airlines and to book tickets, visit FrontierAirlines.com.