Branson, Missouri, June 1, 2018: The Branson Airport and community will be pulling out all the stops to welcome Frontier Airlines new service to/from Denver and Beyond with an Ozark Mountain Tailgate Launch party.
Beginning June 13, the Denver-based carrier will offer nonstop flights to/from Denver International Airport. Flights are available for purchase now at flyfrontier.com
“We could not be more thrilled to have Frontier Airlines in our market serving the thousands of visitors and residents who appreciate ultra-low fares to Denver and beyond,” commented Jeff Bourk, Executive Director of the Branson Airport. “It only seemed fitting to welcome them with a tailgate party given we have looked forward to seeing Frontier’s iconic Tail Animals in our market. This will be a fun event to kick-off a new era of flying for us.”
Tailgate festivities will include special musical guests from TripAdvisor’s #1 rated show, Raiding The Country Vault, at the Starlite Theatre, among other Branson entertainers lending their talent to the event, Big D’s BBQ serving up delicious plates of BBQ, plus a variety of tailgate games and a Facebook contest to win free airfare on Frontier to Denver.
The Tailgate party begins at 4:00 pm and will wrap up with the “Branson Wave” as Frontier Airlines departs for Denver at 7:05 pm.
Branson Airport is also served by VIA Airlines nonstop service to Austin (AUS) and Silver Airways with nonstop service to Chicago (ORD), Houston (IAH) and New Orleans (MSY) starting August 30th. Silver Airways has partner booking agreements with United Airlines, JetBlue and Alaska Airlines which provides connections to / from over 100 additional cities.
Frontier flies one the youngest fleet in the industry of Airbus A320 Family jet aircraft. With nearly 200 more new aircraft on order, Frontier will continue to grow and modernize its fleet to deliver on the mission to provide affordable travel across America. By 2026, the company will be in a position to deliver Low Fares Done Right to more than 50 million passengers a year. Frontier’s young fleet also ensures the company will continue to keep fares low and that customers will enjoy a pleasant and reliable experience flying with the airline.
About Frontier Airlines:
Frontier Airlines is committed to delivering ‘Low Fares Done Right’ to nearly 90 cities in the United States, Canada, Dominican Republic and Mexico on more than 300 daily flights. Headquartered in Denver, Frontier Airlines is the proud recipient of the Federal Aviation Administration’s 2016 Diamond Award for maintenance excellence and was named the industry’s most fuel-efficient airline by The International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) as a result of superior technology and operational efficiencies.
Frontier is focused on offering customers real choice and the ability to customize their travel to their needs and budget. For example, customers can purchase travel options like bags and seat selections either a la carte or in one low-priced bundle called THE WORKSsm. The bundle is considered one of the best values in the industry and offers customers full refundability, a carry-on bag, a checked bag, the best available seat (including exit rows and stretch seating), waived change fees and priority boarding for as low as $59 each way.
About Branson Airport:
Branson Airport was built in 2009 by Branson Airport, LLC through a private-public partnership between Branson Airport, Taney County and the City of Branson. Designed to create air access to a region of Southwest Missouri that had been historically limited, The Airport has received numerous customer satisfaction and FAA safety awards each year since opening. The 7200 ft. runway is capable of handling large commercial aircraft, as well as enabling all types of private jet and general aviation guests at a full service FBO, Branson Jet Center.
2018 commercial air service is provided by Frontier Airlines to Denver (DEN), VIA Airlines to Austin (AUS) and Silver Airways starts nonstop service to Chicago (ORD), Houston (IAH) and New Orleans (MSY) August 30th. Silver Airways has partner booking agreements with United Airlines, jetBlue and Alaska Airlines which will provide connections to Branson from over 100 additional cities.
The Airport is served by a Federal ATC Tower providing precision approach with the latest navigational aviation technologies. Runway approaches are 14 / 32.