Frontier Airlines

Frontier is the USA’s eighth-largest airline in Q1 2024 (January-March). According to Cirium schedules information, the ULCC has about 10 million two-way seats. While subject to reductions in March, which has not been finalised, capacity has risen by nearly a fifth (+18%) over Q1 2023, its previous high. It is up by three-quarters versus the […]

Hartford to Europe

Hartford is by far the largest commercial airport in the US state of Connecticut. According to its own statistics, it had almost 4.7 million passengers between January and September 2023. Traffic rose by nearly 10% versus the same nine months in 2022 but remained down by more than 7% versus 2019. While Hartford’s recovery continues, […]

Tampa Airport to Pittsburgh and San Diego.

Tampa is Florida’s fourth-busiest airport and has welcomed multiple carriers in recent years. In 2021, Breeze, Avelo and Eurowings Discover (now called Discover Airlines) started; Discover replaced Lufthansa. Virgin Atlantic joined them in 2022, with Lynx Air and Porter starting in late 2023. Tampa gains 25 new routes since May 2023 The following routes are brand-new […]

DUB - CLE

Cleveland Hopkins Airport in Ohio has just celebrated the return of non-stop flights to Europe, with the introduction of Aer Lingus’s new 4-weekly service to Dublin utilising the airline’s A321neoLRs. The airport’s last flights to Europe were back in the summer of 2018, when, somewhat bizarrely, both Icelandair and local rival WOW air launched seasonal […]

Frontier Puerto Rico routes ribbon

Frontier added seven new routes to the US territory of Puerto Rico during the first week of May. 4 May: Baltimore-San Juan (daily) 4 May: Chicago MDW-San Juan (6-weekly) 4 May: Cleveland-San Juan (4-weekly) 4 May: Dallas DFW-San Juan (daily) 4 May: Orlando MCO-Ponce (3-weekly) 4 May: Tampa-Aguadilla (3-weekly) 5 May: Detroit-San Juan (4-weekly) Flights are being maintained by the ULCC’s A320-famly fleet. Five of […]

May 12, 2023 | Latest Route News +

Avelo at Wilmington

While not the capital of Delaware, the USA’s second-smallest state by geographic area, Wilmington is the largest city. Located fewer than 34 kilometres from Philadelphia’s airport, it is Wilmington’s location which has historically hindered the airport’s development. But now it has a record number of routes and seats. Avelo launched in February 2023 Wilmington is […]

American Jackson Hole 2022 redone runway

Jackson Hole enjoys a world-class location. Situated in Grand Teton National Park and not too far from Yellowstone, Jackson Hole is Wyoming’s busiest airport. Well placed to capitalise on the pandemic-driven desire for outdoor activities, including skiing, Jackson Hole welcomed more than one million passengers in 2021. As the following figure shows, it was the […]

STL - MBJ

Frontier on 23 February introduced a new service between St. Louis and Montego Bay in Jamaica. The 3-weekly flights operate each Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday with the A320neo aircraft. Frontier competes directly against Southwest’s 2-weekly service on the 2,550-kilometre route. What they said Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge, Director of St. Louis Airport, said: “It is exciting that […]

February 27, 2023 | Latest Route News +

Puerto Rico New Routes

Puerto Rico is a US territory and is therefore considered as part of that country. Between April and June, an average of almost 100 flights a day exist between the lower 48 and Puerto Rico, according to Cirium schedules information data. They are to three airports: Aguadilla, Ponce and San Juan. In Q2, 18 states […]

Frontier at Chicago Midway

The USA’s third-largest metropolitan area of almost 10 million people, Midway is one of two main airports serving Chicagoland. Located about 18 kilometres from the Chicago Loop, Chicago MDW ranked as the USA’s 30th busiest airport by seat capacity last year, according to Cirium schedules information data. It had 12.6 million one-way seats. In Q1 […]

Frontier Airways at Cancun

Cancun welcomed 30.3 million passengers in 2022, according to airport operator ASUR. It surpassed the 30 million level for the first time. Total traffic rose by 19% versus 2019, the previous best. While domestic and international passengers both grew by about 19%, the absolute change tells a different story. Although already by far the biggest […]