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Frontier Airlines Reminds Travelers It Will Shift Houston Operations to Bush Intercontinental on July 11

Frontier Airlines today reminds travelers that it is shifting its Houston operations from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) back to George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) effective July 11, 2012.

Frontier customers who purchased tickets to fly to/from Houston Hobby July 11 and beyond have been rebooked on flights to/from Bush Intercontinental. Frontier has notified passengers who booked at of the change to their itineraries via email. If the reservation was booked elsewhere, the customer’s travel agent was advised of the change.

According to the airline, its return to Houston’s larger airport will provide increased convenience and flexibility for Frontier passengers. “Bush Intercontinental offers great connection opportunities that will provide our passengers with additional travel choices,” said Daniel Shurz, Frontier’s senior vice president, commercial. “In fact, it offers the most flights of any Houston-area airport – including nonstop service to Africa, Asia, Europe and Latin America on Frontier’s interline partners.”

The move also brings low fares to Bush Intercontinental, with Frontier being the only domestic low-cost carrier serving the airport.

Following is the schedule for Frontier’s Bush Intercontinental service beginning July 11:

Denver-Houston (beginning July 11, 2012)

Route Departs Arrives Frequency Aircraft
DEN-IAH 7:20 a.m. 10:38 a.m. Daily except Sat E190
DEN-IAH 3:00 p.m. 6:19 p.m. Daily E190
IAH-DEN 11:09 a.m. 12:35 p.m. Daily except Sat E190
IAH-DEN 6:55 p.m. 8:18 p.m. Daily E190

Flights will operate on 99-seat Embraer 190 aircraft, featuring onboard Gogo Wi-Fi availability and two-by-two leather seats. Five rows of STRETCH seating, offering an additional 5 to 7 inches of legroom, and the airline’s new SELECT seating product will be available on every flight.

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Frontier Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:RJET).


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 19th 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.

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