Frontier Airlines

US airlines hit bumps in recovery as COVID cases rise

US airlines say rising COVID cases have hurt bookings and revenues over the last month    ...


Frontier Airlines receives final two Airbus A320neos

Frontier Airlines receives final two Airbus A320neos from the aircraft lessor Aircastle....


Frontier and Sun Country file an IPO, looking to raise cash

Two low-cost carriers in the US, Frontier and Sun Country Airlines, are looking to raise cash in order to be prepared for the recovery ahead.  ...


Frontier Airlines picks engine for 134 Airbus A320neo

The ultra-low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines chooses an American manufacturer to provide engines to power 134 Airbus A320neo jets....


US low-cost airline Frontier to restart hiring pilots

US low-cost air carrier Frontier Airlines announced it would resume pilot hiring....


Frontier Airlines sell the middle seat for $39 for peace of mind

While the coronavirus pandemic is set to change the industry in the long-term, short-term changes are also coming. Frontier Airlines launched an initiative for passengers to ease their minds during their travels: they will be able to purchase the middle seat if they wish to do so....


Tipping the crew?

Just before 2019 dawned, JT Genter over at TPG alerted us to an unusual sight, cabin crew from a US budget carrier virtually demanding a tip for selling overpriced drinks on a flight. The Indigo Partn...


Frontier’s engine cover breaks loose during take-off

Passengers on a Frontier Airlines flight from Las Vegas to Florida early on November 30, 2018, had quite a scare when they saw what had happened to one of their aircraft’s engines. The plane was forced to return to its departure airport just minutes after take-off due to an in-flight emergency, one resembling the chilling Southwest Flight 1380....


Frontier under fire from FAA for medical equipment lack onboard

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) of the United States has proposed a $474,000 fine  against Frontier Airlines, claiming that the U.S. ultra-low-cost carrier operated aircraft without appropriate medical supplies on board  “hundreds of flights”. Frontier is getting ready to challenge FAA’s motion....


FAA proposes $474,000 fine against Frontier Airlines

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposes a $474,000 civil penalty against Frontier Airlines, Inc. of Denver, Colo., for allegedly operating aircraft that lacked required medical supplies on hundreds of flights....