Frontier Airlines Adds 37th Airbus A319 to Its Fleet

DENVER, March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Frontier Airlines (NASDAQ:FRNT) today announced it has accepted delivery of its 37th (#N938FR) 132-seat Airbus A319. The airline will lease the aircraft from the International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC). With today’s announcement, Frontier’s fleet of 48 aircraft consists of four Boeing 737-300s, 37 Airbus A319s, and seven Airbus A318s.

Each of Frontier’s aircraft features a unique wildlife theme on its tail, depicting animals native to the continental United States and/or Mexico. Aircraft #N938FR features an Arctic Fox, indigenous to Alaska, on each side of its tail and on its wingtips.

About Frontier

Currently in its 11th year of operations, Denver-based Frontier Airlines is the second largest jet service carrier at Denver International Airport with a fleet of 48 aircraft and employing approximately 4,500 aviation professionals. Frontier, in conjunction with Frontier JetExpress operated by Horizon Air, operates routes linking our Denver hub to 44 destinations in 25 states spanning the nation from coast-to-coast and to five cities in Mexico. Frontier’s maintenance and engineering department has received the Federal Aviation Administration’s highest award, the Diamond Certificate of Excellence, in recognition of 100 percent of its maintenance and engineering employees completing advanced aircraft maintenance training programs, for six consecutive years. In July 2004, Frontier ranked as one of the “Top 10 Domestic Airlines” as determined by readers of Travel & Leisure magazine. Frontier provides capacity information and other operating statistics on its Web site, which may be viewed at

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