Frontier Airlines announces 6 new Raleigh-Durham routes, including 3 international

Denver-based ultra-low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines has added six new seasonal flights – including to a pair of locales Raleigh-Durham International Airport officials have said are among their top international priorities: Montego Bay, Jamaica, and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

Frontier Airlines announces 6 new RDU routes – 3 international

Denver-based ultra-low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines has added six new seasonal flights – including to a pair of locales Raleigh-Durham International Airport officials have said are among their top international priorities: Montego Bay, Jamaica, and.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

Frontier announces 8 new flights at Raleigh–Durham International Airport

In announcing eight new nonstop destinations Monday, Denver-based low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines becomes Raleigh-Durham International Airport’s largest airline – at least in terms of destinations offered. With new nonstops to Albany, New York;.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 7th, 2019

RDU gets third nonstop to Phoenix

American Airlines is adding 18 routes to its network - including one at an already competitive connection at Raleigh Durham International Airport. With the new nonstop RDU-Phoenix flight, RDU will soon have three carriers serving the city, America.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 14th, 2018

Frontier Airlines network planner: More routes could be coming to RDU

After Denver-based Frontier Airlines announced the addition of Detroit and Minneapolis flights to its Raleigh-Durham International Airport lineup, one of the carrier’s top network planners said more could be coming......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 2nd, 2018

Frontier Airlines expansion: 8 new routes, 1 new city

Frontier Airlines is adding Boston to its route map, part of an eight-route expansion from North Carolina’s Raleigh/Durham airport.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 7th, 2019

RDU entertains talk of "dual-door boarding" for low-cost carriers

Could faster boarding mean cheaper tickets? Frontier Airlines thinks so, and it is taking a big bet on a concept known as “dual-door boarding,” a feature not currently offered at Raleigh-Durham International Airport’s commercial terminals......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 20th, 2018

Frontier Airlines announces six new routes from Fort Myers, Florida

Once flights begin, Frontier says it will offer seasonal or year-round service to 23 nonstop destinations from Southwest Florida International.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 7th, 2018

By the Numbers: As Alaska Airlines discontinues Virgin America, a look at its RDU impact

Technically, Raleigh-Durham International Airport will have one less airline brand Tuesday. In a matter of hours, Alaska Airlines’ Virgin America brand, acquired in 2016, essentially goes away, including at RDU, where it debuted the Triangle’s .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2018

Delta Air Lines: Raleigh/Durham 'focus city' now at 29 nonstop destinations

Delta’s latest growth at RDU follows expansions there by budget rivals Frontier and Spirit, which unveiled a combined 15 RDU routes of their own this month. .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 22nd, 2019

RDU"s biggest, fastest-growing airlines of 2018 (Slideshows)

Delta Air Lines continued to dominate at Raleigh-Durham International Airport in 2018, new data released by the airport shows. That’s as, once again, RDU is reporting record traffic volumes. In 2018, 12.8 million people arrived at or departed from .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2019

For RDU, this is what"s next after winning Spirit Airlines

Spirit Airlines is just getting started at Raleigh-Durham International Airport......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2019

Spirit to add service between BWI and Raleigh-Durham

Spirit Airlines will add new service between Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and North Carolina's Research Triangle this spring. The low-cost airline announced on Tuesday that it will launch two daily, nonstop flights.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2019

Spirit Airlines targets Raleigh/Durham for big expansion, adds 7 routes

Fast-growing Spirit Airlines will make a big debut at the airport, launching seven different nonstop routes when its Raleigh/Durham service begins.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 15th, 2019

Frontier Airlines adds 5 more routes from PHL, now serving 31 destinations

Frontier Airlines added five new routes to and from the Philadelphia International Airport, bringing the total number of destinations served to 31. The Denver-based carrier on April 30 and May 1 will add routes from Atlanta, Myrtle Beach, S.C., Las Vegas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2019

American Airlines to add 18 routes, including new flights to Glacier National Park

The airline is adding service between smaller cities and its hubs and introducing a new destination: Glacier Park International Airp.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 13th, 2018

Frontier pilots threaten strike, believe new Jacksonville routes unsustainable

Frontier Airlines offers more routes out of Jacksonville International Airport than any other airline. Now, stalled labor negotiations are putting these routes at risk of major disruption......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2018

Analyst: Hurricane Florence flight cancellations are costing airlines millions

At Raleigh-Durham International Airport, flight cancellations from Hurricane Florence exceeded 460 as of Friday morning. Already 47 flights have been canceled out of RDU for Saturday. That’s on top of the 160 cancellations Thursday and 246 Friday.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 2018

Southwest to bring back seasonal RDU-Cancun flight

Southwest Airlines has green-lit the return of its Raleigh-Durham International Airport-Cancun route for 2019. The Southwest service – always intended to be seasonal – debuted in June of this year. And, likely due to the route's commercial .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 30th, 2018

United Airlines adds Prague and Naples, Italy

United adds three high-profile international routes – including two new destinations – as it pushes ahead with an aggressive international expansion. .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayAug 30th, 2018

Frontier adds six new routes from Tampa International Airport

Frontier Airlines, Tampa International Airport's fastest growing airline, has added six nonstop routes from Tampa. The addition of the new flights, with four being completely new destinations for Tampa, was announced Wednesday morning at a press confe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2018