DENVER (Aug. 16, 2012) – Frontier Airlines today announced new nonstop service between Orlando, Fla. (MCO), and Shenandoah Valley, Va. (SHD), with three weekly nonstop flights beginning on Nov. 20, 2012. To celebrate the new service, Frontier is offering fares as low as $69* each way available for purchase through Aug. 25, 2012 only at FrontierAirlines.com. Frontier Airlines will be the first low-fare carrier at the airport and this will be the only nonstop service from the Shenandoah Valley to Orlando International Airport.
“With the addition of Frontier’s nonstop service to Orlando, customers in the Shenandoah Valley can now enjoy a low fare option into Orlando’s most convenient airport, where you’re closer to all the key attractions and can start your vacation sooner,” said Daniel Shurz, Frontier’s senior vice president, commercial. “Not only will Shenandoah Valley-area travelers enjoy our low fares to Orlando, they’ll appreciate amenities other low cost carriers don’t offer including TVs at every seat and the option of extra legroom.”
“We are very excited to welcome Frontier Airlines to the Shenandoah Valley with non-stop jet service to Orlando. Frontier has a great reputation of exceptional service and we are confident our community will quickly embrace this new destination,” said Gregory Campbell, Executive Director, Shenandoah Valley Airport Commission.
The new service will operate on 138-seat Airbus 319 aircraft – featuring 30 channels of DIRECTV service available at every seat. Additionally, these flights will offer five rows of comfortable STRETCH seating with an additional five to seven inches of legroom, and the airline’s SELECT seating product. The airline’s website, FrontierAirlines.com, offers its guaranteed lowest fares and is the only place STRETCH and SELECT seating are available at the time of booking.