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by Frontier14
Fri Sep 13, 2019 4:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United Growth in Denver
Replies: 54
Views: 7798

Re: United Growth in Denver

Both Frontier and Southwest are also projecting adding flights in/out of DEN. Southwest has indicated they may want all of the new gates (16) that are being built on the C concourse. F9 has expressed interest in adding 3-5 additional gates on A concourse. United has committed to the new gates for th...

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by Frontier14
Tue Sep 10, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 15889

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019

Frontier today (9/10/19) announced three new routes, less than daily, for the upcoming winter season:
MCO-MCI
MCO-GRB (Green Bay)
IND-CUN

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by Frontier14
Mon Sep 02, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW/ORD
Replies: 125
Views: 16563

Re: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW

You are correct I believe. Key LIme Air (dba Denver Air Connection) recently received code share approval with United at DEN. Key Lime has been running the Dornier and Metros between these two cities for several years on an independent basis. Rumor has it Key Lime is being more aggressive now in se...

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by Frontier14
Sun Sep 01, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW/ORD
Replies: 125
Views: 16563

Re: OAG Changes 9/1/2019:AS Massive Changes, Drops SAN-ABQ/ELP/MCI/MSP/OMA/STL,SFO-ABQ/MCI,LAXPHL,BURSJC;AA Adds FAI-DFW

UA RIW-SHR? Also a lot more capacity on the EWR- SLC route from DL and UA. Anything to do with the new terminal? DEN-RIW-SHR. It’s a SkyWest milk run like DEN-PUB-LBL, DEN-HYS-SLN. I believe it’s actually Denver Air Connection on the Dornier 328 jets. You are correct I believe. Key LIme Air (dba De...

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by Frontier14
Sat Aug 31, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 15889

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019

Does anyone know how the flights from BMI are performing? I hope DEN and MCO are doing well. Do not know about MCO, but DEN is doing "reasonably" well with load factors in the 80s. I was on the BMI-DEN flight last week and and there were not a lot of empty seats. Frontier is using the 320...

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by Frontier14
Tue Aug 27, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR
Replies: 95
Views: 12501

Re: Frontier F9 Announces 15 destinations from EWR

Holy Toledo !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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by Frontier14
Sat Aug 24, 2019 4:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New ORD service for EAR
Replies: 11
Views: 2557

Re: New ORD service for EAR

Good for Kearney Nebraska..... However, do not be surprised at the high air fares that will be coming with the UA service.

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by Frontier14
Thu Aug 22, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Wizz Air News & Expansion
Replies: 205
Views: 18478

Re: Wizz Air News & Expansion

Appears that Indigo Partners investment in Wizz is certainly paying off with this new round of expansion. Good for them.

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by Frontier14
Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: City of Denver threatens to pull Ferrovial-led contract to redevelop DEN terminal
Replies: 104
Views: 13292

Re: City of Denver threatens to pull Ferrovial-led contract to redevelop DEN terminal

I am not a fan of the current airport director, Kim Day. As a number of posters have mentioned, she and her staff have not focused on the concourse needs and updates until recently. These upgrades are way over due. Maybe the fiasco of the Great Hall project will ultimately be her undoing, we will se...

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by Frontier14
Fri Aug 09, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 15889

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019

New F9 route additions eff Nov 2019 from RDU to MIA and Atl. Both routes are announced as being daily.

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by Frontier14
Fri Aug 09, 2019 12:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fresno Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 166
Views: 16323

Re: Fresno Aviation Thread - 2019

Frontier announced today the November start of daily service between RDU-ATL and RDU-MIA.

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by Frontier14
Tue Aug 06, 2019 4:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Midwest Express Partnering with Elite for Launch
Replies: 50
Views: 5331

Re: Midwest Express Partnering with Elite for Launch

Do hope this gets off the ground without any major snafus.

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by Frontier14
Fri Aug 02, 2019 5:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: City of Denver threatens to pull Ferrovial-led contract to redevelop DEN terminal
Replies: 104
Views: 13292

Re: City of Denver threatens to pull Ferrovial-led contract to redevelop DEN terminal

After learning more about Rocky Mountain Arsenal, i believe the city shouldve used that land for DIA and that wouldve saved them construction on the runways that jetted in to RMA as well as not having to worry so much about water contamination as a result of RMA. The two north south runways at Stap...

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by Frontier14
Tue Jul 23, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Another nonstop carrier FAR-PHX
Replies: 3
Views: 939

Re: Another nonstop carrier FAR-PHX

I have a feeling that this is a classic F9 dartboard add that will disappear after the winter season but the demand for FAR-PHX is huge during the winter so it could work for the snowbird season American has said they will match the ULCC fares when they impact one of their hubs. Whenever F9 announc...

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by Frontier14
Tue Jul 23, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 Announces BDL-MIA (Seasonal)
Replies: 16
Views: 1434

Re: F9 Announces BDL-MIA (Seasonal)

2x weekly with an occasional 3rd weekly flight during peak weeks. F9's south Florida strategy puzzles me... MIA, major MIA, scale back MIA, add FLL, now back to MIA growth... The Frontier route planners, if you can call them that, are a category to themselves. But with that said, one can begin to s...

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by Frontier14
Fri Jul 19, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 to start FAR-PHX
Replies: 18
Views: 1916

Re: F9 to start FAR-PHX

This might be a struggle. Allegiant flies FAR-IWA daily during the peak season. And, both F9 and G4 are notorious for withdrawing from markets at the drop of a hat, especially once the revenue subsidy runs out. I was disappointed that DL discontinued SLC-FAR service, and FAR-ATL "seasonal"...

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by Frontier14
Fri Jul 05, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 142
Views: 19018

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019

jetmatt777 wrote:
Frontier14 wrote:
Does anyone know if UA has shifted some of their regional jet arrivals and departures over to the A concourse yet?

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Didn’t you just answer this question in the post above this?


Knew it was the plan, but was uncertain if UA had implemented it. :scratchchin:

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by Frontier14
Fri Jul 05, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 142
Views: 19018

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019

Does anyone know if UA has shifted some of their regional jet arrivals and departures over to the A concourse yet?

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by Frontier14
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 142
Views: 19018

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019

As others have said it is a temporary fix for Skywest's CRJs. Frontier has been using several of the gates off and on since it was opened. Pretty plain Jane, but still nicer than UAs commuter gates on concourse B.

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by Frontier14
Thu Jun 20, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: F9 Could Use A321XLR Order for Transatlantic
Replies: 116
Views: 11165

Re: F9 Could Use A321XLR Order for Transatlantic

How about MCO to South America? GRU, GIG, BSB, SCL, EZE. Connect into the JetSmart network that Indigo is building in Chile. :checkmark: :checkmark: :checkmark: Based on some of the more recent F9 forays into the Caribbean, It is potentially feasible that some of the major resort islands currently ...

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by Frontier14
Tue Jun 18, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 15889

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019

Frontier to add new, less than daily, flights from Cincinnati to the following cities beginning in October and November: FLL, MIA, MSY, Sarasota Florida. Frontier 14 Sarasota = SRQ...just so you never do that again :lol: :lol: Thanks, I couldn't remember the 3 letter code when I drafted the thread....

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by Frontier14
Tue Jun 18, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 15889

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019

Frontier to add new, less than daily, flights from Cincinnati to the following cities beginning in October and November: FLL, MIA, MSY, Sarasota Florida.

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by Frontier14
Sun Jun 16, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: OAG Changes 6/16/2019:AI Extends JFK Suspension;MF Suspends SEA-SZX;NK Extension;WN AUG MAX Cuts
Replies: 61
Views: 9578

Re: OAG Changes 6/16/2019:AI Extends JFK Suspension;MF Suspends SEA-SZX;NK Extension;WN AUG MAX Cuts

What's up with 4B (Boutique Air) doing ALS-CVN? Appears they need a link between their DEN and DFW hubs however ALS has been running with PC-12's and CVN with BE-350's. And the flights are all point to point, i.e. they are not thru flights DEN-CVN or ALS-DFW however the schedules are set up where o...

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by Frontier14
Sun May 19, 2019 2:08 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 142
Views: 19018

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019

Does anyone know how many different destinations (domestic & intl) Denver will serve this summer? DEN has to have one of the biggest (if not the biggest) domestic networks in the U.S. . . Good question. I know in recent years Denver has on and off beaten ATL in number of domestic destinations s...

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by Frontier14
Sun May 19, 2019 2:03 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 15889

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019

What’s the story with Frontier at Sarasota SRQ, I knew that Atlanta and Philadelphia were going to be seasonal, but I don’t see any available flights in the fall. Will it only be Cleveland now? And the few connections they offer thru CLE that are super expensive and crazy hours. Do they have plans ...

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by Frontier14
Fri May 10, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: American Airlines Adds New Domestic/Mexico/Caribbean Routes
Replies: 87
Views: 14991

Re: American Airlines Adds New Domestic/Mexico/Caribbean Routes

MIA Northwest Arkansas (XNA) E175 Dec. 18 Daily Year-round And XNA-PHL was just announced in the last month or two. AA is really trying to tighten its (already strong) grip on XNA. Though, IMHO, MIA was a bit more geographically diverse than adding PHL what with the abundance of north/northeastern ...

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by Frontier14
Tue Apr 30, 2019 2:38 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Summer Routes
Replies: 17
Views: 2628

Re: Frontier Summer Routes

Hello, I was browsing around today and found that Frontier this summer will be flying MCI-PHL 3x weekly CLE-SFO 2x weekly MEM-PHL 2x weekly DFW-BKG 2x weekly This one is really weird, is it supposed to be year round? Also, no "focus city" on each end, so I wonder how it will work. AA coul...

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by Frontier14
Sun Apr 21, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 142
Views: 19018

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019

Latest on the terminal construction and the concrete issues: https://www.denverpost.com/2019/04/20/dia-terminal-concrete-delay/ "May 2023 is the most recent projection made by Great Hall Partners for completion of the final phase of the $650 million-plus project, as disclosed this week in a mo...

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by Frontier14
Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FMN tries to bring back commercial service, plans infrastructure upgrades.
Replies: 8
Views: 1115

Re: FMN tries to bring back commercial service, plans infrastructure upgrades.

A far cry from circa 50 years ago, when Farmington was a busy connection point for the original Frontier. 11 daily Convair 580 flights to 7 different airports, including nonstops to Albuquerque and Grand Junction, and flights with stops to Denver and Phoenix. The Convair 580 was a great plane. Did ...

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by Frontier14
Fri Apr 12, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FMN tries to bring back commercial service, plans infrastructure upgrades.
Replies: 8
Views: 1115

Re: FMN tries to bring back commercial service, plans infrastructure upgrades.

Farmington began its' downward slide when Mesa/Midwest pulled out of the city. At one time there were multiple flights a day to DEN on Mesa with the Mighty Beech (1900). I believe Mesa at one time had a relationship with the community college (San Juan ?) in Farmington that enhanced the airport. The...

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by Frontier14
Mon Apr 08, 2019 8:13 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier to XNA...Finally
Replies: 21
Views: 4898

Re: Frontier to XNA...Finally

Dominion301 wrote:
About time XNA sees some ULCC love in the Walmart capital of the world.


I am guessing this will be a seasonal flight to DEN ?

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by Frontier14
Sat Mar 30, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 142
Views: 19018

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019

Flying pencil returns. Oddly I have a nostalgic fondness(perhaps misguided) for the Metroliner. Denver Air Connection will start DEN-AIA 2x daily using the Metro 23 aircraft as a part of being awarded the EAS contract there. Alliance is being split off from CDR for the 1st time in literally decades...

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by Frontier14
Tue Mar 26, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 105
Views: 15889

Re: Frontier Airlines Network Thread - 2019

New service from LAS to CLT scheduled to begin in July.

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by Frontier14
Tue Mar 26, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: F9 starting Tyler, TX (TYR)
Replies: 61
Views: 7293

Re: F9 starting Tyler, TX (TYR)

Per their website looks to start 7/2 to DEN. Maybe some other new routes coming soon. There are more route announcements coming, you can bet on that. The first of the new fleet additions (for this year +16) arrived in TPA this past week to be prepped prior to flying F9 routes. I would look for a nu...

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by Frontier14
Wed Mar 20, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Further expansion opportunities for HA in the contiguous U.S. and Alaska - 2019
Replies: 51
Views: 5233

Re: Further expansion opportunities for HA in the contiguous U.S. and Alaska - 2019

I am pulling for HA to try DEN-HNL at some point when they have the equipment to do it. Even though UA is entrenched in this market, I believe the DEN metroplex would support a HA weekly or twice weekly flight to HNL. United's fares are pretty expensive; and HA's entry would bring them down for sure...

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by Frontier14
Wed Mar 20, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 142
Views: 19018

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019

I really can’t see how it gets ranked so high. Inconvenient location (for local travelers). Parking/rental cars are so far away they add 15-20 mins of travel time to get to the terminal. Crowded trains to the concourses. Nasty, stinky, noisy restrooms with broken locks and 1-2” gaps in the privacy ...

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by Frontier14
Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:04 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: 1,200+ flights cancelled at DEN
Replies: 43
Views: 9761

Re: 1,200+ flights cancelled at DEN

Several westbound flights have left DEN this morning. Appears the airport will slowly begin ramping back up. Flights to secondary markets will likely be the last to be activated.

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by Frontier14
Mon Mar 04, 2019 3:15 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: WN releases Hawaii for sale
Replies: 79
Views: 7090

Re: WN releases Hawaii for sale

Am really surprised the WN fares are this low. Are these just introductory fares, one might think so?

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by Frontier14
Fri Feb 15, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: United expands domestically at DEN
Replies: 22
Views: 4566

Re: United expands domestically at DEN

DBCooper wrote:
I think it is fascinating that F9 has become UA's de facto route planning department ex-DEN! Appears to show that UA's team can't think outside of the box.



-DBC


aaaahh shucks :shhh: , thanks for throwing us a bone.

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by Frontier14
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Frontier and DSM
Replies: 30
Views: 3145

Re: Frontier and DSM

Disappointing that F9 will not re-start the DSM-SFO pairing for the summer season. Their number crunchers obviously could not make it work, so its gone. I wouldn't be surprised if UA might not give it a go at some point. The catch though would be the UA fares would be through the roof :dollarsign: :...

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by Frontier14
Thu Feb 07, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: West Coast Florida Thread - 2019
Replies: 111
Views: 10708

Re: West Coast Florida Thread - 2019

But RSW-LAX would be welcome by this Lee County resident. Does anyone know how many pax travel this roiute? I imagine you'd have to include pax that current use SNA or BUR in the potential for this route. Just over 100 in each direction, however the connecting fares have been going up just over $30...

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by Frontier14
Wed Feb 06, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Spirit Wants to Expand in Large Constrained Airports
Replies: 36
Views: 4929

Re: Spirit Wants to Expand in Large Constrained Airports

[quote="UWPAviation”] I just think there is too much competition here. Thats why I get what the expansion in an airport like ORD. They are the premier low-cost carrier at the airport so why not keep it up.[/quote] I think something big is comming at NK. The new planes don’t have the “stylized”...

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by Frontier14
Tue Feb 05, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Updated: WN 8725 KOAK - PHNL She's on her way!
Replies: 456
Views: 47939

Re: WN 8725 KOAK - PHNL She's on her way!

A momentous day for WN............ :bouncy:

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by Frontier14
Sun Jan 27, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Why does F9 use MIA, DCA, and SFO?
Replies: 10
Views: 2061

Re: Why does F9 use MIA, DCA, and SFO?

dfwjim1 wrote:
Frontier also serves FLL.


They have re-entered the FLL market with this 18/19 Winter season. A lot of cruise ships depart from FLL and they have been missing that market for a number of years now.

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by Frontier14
Sat Jan 26, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Fresno Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 166
Views: 16323

Re: Fresno Aviation Thread - 2019

WN732 wrote:
Wow only in CA can a parking garage cost $46 Million, almost as much as the new concourse, with only two gates! That's crazy! .


Has Tony Sopprano left New Jersey and set up shop in Fresno? It fits the mafiaso's game :spin:

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by Frontier14
Sat Jan 26, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 142
Views: 19018

Re: Denver Aviation Thread - 2019

Peoria, Illinois had DEN service for well over 20 years on either Ozark, CO or UA. I guess its too close to ORD for UA and F9 is doing BMI again so that takes care of Central Illinois for Frontier. I wish UA would take another look at it. Your observation about Peoria and UA is probably correct to ...

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by Frontier14
Wed Jan 23, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New F9 Routes: BTV/BIL/BFM/GRB -DEN - 1/22/2019
Replies: 57
Views: 5893

Re: New F9 Routes: BTV/BIL/BFM/GRB -DEN - 1/22/2019

Who knows, maybe Frontier is seriously considering acquiring the A220. Not totally out of reason.

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by Frontier14
Wed Jan 23, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA announces DFW-SKB
Replies: 34
Views: 6535

Re: AA announces DFW-SKB

AA has been pretty definite in defending its' turf.

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by Frontier14
Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Gulf Coast Thread (MOB, BFM, GPT, PNS, VPS, ECP) - 2019
Replies: 75
Views: 7297

Re: Gulf Coast Thread (MOB, BFM, GPT, PNS, VPS, ECP) - 2019

What are the population numbers for the greater Mobile area?

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by Frontier14
Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: New F9 Routes: BTV/BIL/BFM/GRB -DEN - 1/22/2019
Replies: 57
Views: 5893

Re: New F9 Routes: BTV/BIL/BFM/GRB -DEN - 1/22/2019

Awesome for northeast Wisconsin. I think it would be more beneficial if they did MCO rather then DEN. Wisconsiners love there Florida. But I get it, its their hub. Not the first time they flew GRB, hopefully this one lasts. If the GRB-DEN response is decent, I would not count out an Orlando announc...

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