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Frontier Airlines to fly nonstop from SA to Raleigh-Durham

Frontier Airlines to fly nonstop from SA to Raleigh-Durham

"We appreciate Frontier's decision to bring this connection to our airport and our region, and we will work hard with them to make sure it's successful", Kelly said.

Frontier Airlines will now offer direct flights from Milwaukee's Mitchell International Airport to both Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina and Austin, Texas. Frontier stated that it will begin the only nonstop flights to Austin, Texas, and Trenton, N.J.in April.

Beginning in June, the Denver-based carrier will offer nonstop flights to/from Denver International Airport. Flights to the hot vacation town and Austin will roll out April 9.

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This announcement comes just two months after the carrier began service in the Buffalo community with nonstop flights to Fort Myers, Miami, Orlando, and Tampa.

"We've heard that you want more non-stop access to the Lone Star State", said Marily Mora, president and CEO of Reno-Tahoe Airport Authority. Flights to Myrtle Beach begin May 21. "Adding affordable non-stop air service from key markets like [these] gives local residents more travel options and helps attract more visitors to the Myrtle Beach area". Tickets are available for purchase now via flyfrontier.com, and fares are priced as low as $29 each way.

Frontier flies one the youngest fleet in the industry of Airbus A320 Family jet aircraft. For example, customers can purchase travel options like bags and seat selections either a la carte or in one low-cost bundle called the WORKS (sm).