Frontier to Begin Resuming Service to Cancun From Five Cities, Indianapolis-Cancun Service Approved by DOT

DENVER, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — On Saturday, November 5, Frontier Airlines (NASDAQ:FRNT) will begin resuming *scheduled service to all five of its Cancun destinations for the first time since Hurricane Wilma struck the Yucatan on the weekend of October 21. By the end of November, Frontier, will have resumed limited service to all five of its Cancun destinations.

In related news, Frontier also received approval from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to fly non-stop service between Indianapolis and Cancun, Mexico (CUN) beginning in March, 2006. Details of the new service, including schedules and fares, will be released in coming days.

“Cancun, and all the markets we serve in Mexico are a very important part of our product and have been significant to our growth,” said Joe Cambron, Frontier Director of Planning. “We are eager to resume our extensive Cancun service, providing our customers with access to Cancun and the Mayan Riviera.”

Following is the schedule for the resumption of service to Cancun from Denver, Salt Lake City, Kansas City, St. Louis and Nashville. Frontier encourages all passengers to reconfirm hotel plans in Cancun prior to departing.


Beginning this Saturday, Frontier will fly non-stop from Denver to Cancun with operations initially on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Service will gradually increase, with daily service commencing November 19th.

Salt Lake City-Cancun

Beginning November 19th Frontier will resume its regular schedule in the Salt Lake market with non-stop departures operating each Saturday. In the interim, passengers will be accommodated through Frontier’s Denver hub.

Kansas City-Cancun

Frontier will resume non-stop service on Saturdays beginning November 19th. Passengers on other flights will be accommodated through Frontier’s Denver hub.

St. Louis-Cancun

Non-stop service will resume beginning November 20th, initially with Sunday operations.


Non-stop flights will commence November 19th with Southbound operations on Saturdays and Northbound operations on the following Fridays.

*Frontier reserves the right to change schedules at any time. Please confirm your Cancun flight with Frontier reservations at 1-800-432-1FLY prior to departure.

About Frontier

Currently in its 12th year of operations, Denver-based Frontier Airlines is the second largest jet service carrier at Denver International Airport, employing approximately 4,600 aviation professionals. With 49 aircraft and the youngest Airbus fleet in North America, Frontier offers 24 channels of DIRECTV(R) service in every seatback along with 33 inches of legroom in an all coach configuration. In conjunction with Frontier JetExpress operated by Horizon Air, Frontier operates routes linking its Denver hub to 48 destinations in 29 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 2005, 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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