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Frontier Becomes First US Airline To Order A321XLR

At the beginning of the week the A321XLR was launched, and the orders for the plane just keep coming in. This plane will launch in 2023, and will be the longest range single aisle plane in the world, with a range of 5,400 miles. Phoenix-based Indigo…

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Earn Frontier Elite Status After Just Two Roundtrips

Earlier this summer Frontier revamped their elite status program, and the changes were generally positive. It's a reasonably impressive program for a low-cost carrier, at least in so much as they actually have an elite program. It does have some real…

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Can You Save Money By Buying Frontier Tickets At The Airport?

I've recently shared how you can save money by buying Spirit or Allegiant tickets at the airport. That's because these airlines effectively tack on a surcharge for using their website. They don't call it that of course, but that's what it is. The reason…

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5,000 Bonus Miles For Joining Frontier’s Discount Den

Even though I'm a Premier 1K with United, I tend to sleep around -- no, really --with Frontier from time to time, especially if they are cheap. The key is, they need to be significantly cheaper than anyone else for me to want to fly them. One way to…

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Review: Frontier Airlines A319 Denver To Philadelphia

Last week I shared the story of my first ever flight on Spirit. The flight itself was fine, but the check-in process took over an hour and concluded with the agents disregarding the line and instead calling passengers up in the order their flight was…

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Is Frontier’s Communications Department Really This Dumb?

Yesterday I wrote about the interesting situation that unfolded between Frontier Airlines and Kyle Clark, a local news reporter in Denver. Long story short, Kyle did a segment about Frontier's route announcement, and Frontier didn't like it. Here's the…

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How I Scored The Best Seat On A Frontier Redeye For Free

Frontier Airlines is a whole different kind of animal. Or so claimed their marketing campaign way back in 2003. That was back when they were sort of a quirky regional airline that managed to attract a loyal following among the anti-corporate crowd common…

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Two U.S. Airlines Are Cutting Flights To Cuba Altogether

In the second half of last year we saw the major U.S. airlines begin selling tickets for flights to Cuba. It’s no surprise that so many U.S. carriers requested rights to operate routes to Cuba, given that it’s the first time in decades that such flights…

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US Airlines Announce Desired Routes To Cuba

About a year ago sanctions began to be lifted between the US and Cuba, following the embargo which was in place for decades. This was huge news for those looking to travel to Cuba, since it created more circumstances under which US tourists could visit.…

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Avoid The Frontier Award Fee With One Simple Trick

Yes, I know, this is my third post about Frontier Early Returns this week. And that's a lot for what is easily one of the worst frequent flyer programs in the industry. But hey, it's been five days since United last stranded a planeload of passengers,…

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The Cheapest Way To Get From Tampa To New York Is Via…

Last night I was on ITA Matrix looking up the cheapest fares between Tampa and New York. The cheapest one-way ticket was $105, which seemed super reasonable. Great, who am I flying, Delta or JetBlue? Nope, the cheapest ticket was actually on Frontier...…

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