Carrier Brings Low Fares, Reliability to Ironwood, Manistee and Rhinelander
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Frontier Airlines, a wholly owned subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: RJET), is excited to announce it will begin new service to Ironwood, Mich. (IWD), Manistee, Mich. (MBL), and Rhinelander, Wis. (RHI) from its Milwaukee hub beginning April 18, 2011. These routes will be operated by Frontier’s 37-seat Embraer 135 jet aircraft.
The addition of these new markets will bring the number of destinations Frontier serves in both Michigan and Wisconsin to five. Flights will be available for purchase beginning Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, at FrontierAirlines.com.
“Our service to these three markets highlights Frontier’s continued commitment to providing convenient and affordable air travel to the region,” said Daniel Shurz, Vice President of Strategy and Planning. “Guests from Ironwood, Manistee and Rhinelander can look forward to our reliable service into Milwaukee with connections to our more than 70 destinations across the United States, Mexico and Costa Rica. We know these communities will respond well to the new service offered on the comfortable ERJ-135 jet aircraft.”
Introductory fares will be available for these new markets once flights go on sale Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011, at FrontierAirlines.com/introfares.
Following are the schedules for the new service:
Ironwood* (effective April 18, 2011)
|IWD-MKE||5:37 a.m.**||7:17 a.m.||Daily, except Sun|
|IWD-MKE||10:37 a.m.||12:17 p.m.||Sun only|
|IWD-MKE||4:40 p.m.||6:22 p.m.||Daily, except Sat|
|MKE-IWD||2:35 p.m.||4:18 p.m.||Daily|
|MKE-IWD||9:35 p.m.||11:18 p.m.||Daily, except Sat|
*One-stop through flights
Manistee (effective April 18, 2011)
|MBL-MKE||7:30 a.m.**||7:15 a.m.||Daily, except Sun|
|MBL-MKE||12:15 p.m.||12:00 p.m.||Sunday only|
|MBL-MKE||3:15 p.m.||3:00 p.m.||Daily, except Sat|
|MKE-MBL||1:15 p.m.||2:55 p.m.||Daily, except Sat|
|MKE-MBL||2:30 p.m.||4:10 p.m.||Saturday only|
|MKE-MBL||7:55 p.m.||9:35 p.m.||Daily, except Sat|
Rhinelander (effective April 18, 2011)
|RHI-MKE||6:25 a.m.**||7:17 a.m.||Daily, except Sun|
|RHI-MKE||11:25 a.m.||12:17 p.m.||Sun only|
|RHI-MKE||5:30 p.m.||6:22 p.m.||Daily, except Sat|
|MKE-RHI||2:35 p.m.||3:30 p.m.||Daily|
|MKE-RHI||9:35 p.m.||10:30 p.m.||Daily, except Sat|
** Flights begin April 19, 2011
For more information or to purchase your next Frontier flight, please visit FrontierAirlines.com.
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, Lynx Aviation, Republic Airlines and Shuttle America. Currently in its 17th year of operations, Frontier employs more than 5,500 aviation professionals and operates more than 550 daily flights from its hubs at Denver International Airport and Milwaukee’s General Mitchell International Airport. Frontier offers routes to more than 70 destinations in the United States, Mexico and Costa Rica.
For more in-depth information on Frontier Airlines and to book tickets, please visit its website at FrontierAirlines.com.