Frontier Airlines (Nasdaq: FRNT) today announced it will double its international destinations from Denver, bringing non-stop flights to Cabo San Lucas and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. The airline will operate one weekly nonstop flight between Denver International Airport (DEN) and Los Cabos International Airport (SJD) in Cabo San Lucas, beginning Nov. 1, 2003, and three weekly flights starting Nov. 22, 2003. Also, effective Nov. 22, 2003, Frontier will offer three weekly flights between Denver and Puerto Vallarta’s Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR). Both routes will offer convenient connections to destinations throughout Frontier’s coast-to-coast route network.
“We’re extremely pleased to offer two more Mexico destinations to our passengers,” said Sean Menke, vice president of marketing and planning. “Passengers have responded well to our Cancun and Mazatlan service, which we introduced in December 2002, and we look forward to offering the only nonstop, scheduled service from Denver to these great resort towns.”
To celebrate the new service, members of Frontier Airlines’ frequent flyer program, EarlyReturns, will receive double bonus miles for travel to and from Cabo and Puerto Vallarta between Nov. 1 and Dec. 18, 2003. Frontier offers one of the most generous frequent flyer redemption programs in the industry and EarlyReturns members can earn a free round-trip ticket to and from Mexico destinations by redeeming 25,000 frequent flyer miles, and a free round-trip ticket to any Frontier destination in the contiguous U.S. with 15,000 EarlyReturns miles. To enroll in the program, customers can visit Frontier’s Web site at www.frontierairlines.com, pick up an EarlyReturns enrollment form at any Frontier airport counter or call Frontier’s EarlyReturns Service Center toll-free hotline at 866-26-EARLY or Frontier’s reservations at 800-4321-FLY.
Denver-based Frontier Airlines employs approximately 3,300 aviation professionals and is the second largest jet service carrier at Denver International Airport. Frontier and its regional jet partner Frontier JetExpress offer service to 38 cities. Frontier’s fleet consists of 38 aircraft, which feature a single-class configuration. In 2002, for the fourth consecutive year, Frontier`s maintenance and engineering department has received the Federal Aviation Administration`s highest award, the Diamond Certificate of Excellence. This award signifies 100 percent of the airline’s maintenance and engineering employees have completed advanced aircraft maintenance training programs. In April 2002, Entrepreneur ranked Frontier one of two “Best Low-Fare Airlines.” Frontier provides capacity information and other corporate information on its Web site, which may be viewed at www.frontierairlines.com.