LONDON – U.S. ultra-low-cost carrier (ULCC) Frontier Airlines today announced that it will launch 10 new nonstop routes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX), bringing the airport to the growth trends of the regional traffic.
With the addition of these 10 new services, a total of 22 destinations will be served by Frontier Airlines from PHX.
In the post-pandemic recovery phase, Frontier Airlines has taken positive positions in developing network expansion strategies from secondary airports with a focus on regional connectivity.
Speaking on the occasion, Frontier Airlines President and CEO Barry Biffle said, “This major expansion of PHX service solidifies Frontier’s place as one of Phoenix’s largest airlines. .
“We are thrilled to offer these new routes serving some of America’s most popular destinations.”
“Our commitment to PHX’s future growth is strong as we prepare to open our new crew base in November and introduce this expanded line of convenient and affordable flight options to Phoenix-area consumers.”
In a post-pandemic era, when the curbs were slowly being lifted, Frontier had focused on connecting domestic traffic to regional hubs and tourist destination, bringing domestic travel traffic trends into a whole new perspective.
However, while many countries along the continental United States have begun to lift covid restrictions with open borders for tourists and VFR flights, the border has still maintained its visual on domestic traffic and regional tourism, allowing airlines to create and serve more routes on the national platform than ever before. before.
Frontier, in its post-pandemic recovery phase, continued to focus on developing and sustaining the regional network growth strategy, bringing many secondary airports to life and connecting them to regional or national hubs , with the inclusion of some international hubs.
The carrier has maintained its position with its network expansion strategy as it is ready to launch the next 10 routes from PHX.
As Aviation Source News covered a story with Frontier Airline claiming the top spot as America’s ULCC, the carrier has once again proven its intent to dominate US domestic markets with attractive fares and benefits that allow trends. of travel.
Alternatively, the Frontier also claimed that its “FRONTIER Miles” loyalty program will allow customers to achieve elite status with more product offerings as it is determined to launch more routes over the coming months.
The carrier also said that Frontier Airline FFP will now allow family pooling for mile sharing, allowing families to enjoy their trip on the Frontier network by accumulating points together.
Frontier Airlines also announced that its progress at PHX has allowed the carrier to invest even eagerly in the public interest. The carrier is expected to open a new crew base at PHX in November this year, which will initially employ up to 180 pilots and 275 flight attendants.
Speaking on the occasion, Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego expressed her views, saying, “Frontier Airlines is growing rapidly in Phoenix, and these ten new routes mark the growth of business and leisure travelers choosing our big city as a destination.
“We are grateful for the commitment Frontier has made with its crew base and the employment opportunities it provides. More people will discover why Phoenix is a great vacation destination, business center and place where life is good.