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Fly Frontier Nonstop from Denver to Punta Cana

<p class='bwalignc'> <i>New seasonal nonstop service launches today</i> </p>

Saturday, June 09, 2012

Fly Frontier Nonstop from Denver to Punta Cana08:00 EDT Saturday, June 09, 2012 DENVER (Business Wire) -- Frontier Airlines today launched new nonstop seasonal service between Denver (DEN) and Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (PUJ), taking the number of nonstop Frontier routes from Denver to a record 68, and increasing the airline's international destinations served from Denver to eight. The service will operate Saturdays beginning today and continuing through August 4, 2012. “With the launch of service to Punta Cana, Frontier will be the only carrier offering nonstop service from Denver to the Caribbean,” said David Siegel, president and chief executive officer of Frontier. “We are proud to be Denver's only hometown, low-fare carrier and we're confident our customers will enjoy traveling nonstop to Punta Cana aboard our comfortable Airbus aircraft with DIRECTV® service and the extra legroom our STRETCH seating provides.” Members of Frontier's EarlyReturns® frequent flyer program can earn double miles** for every qualifying flight they take on the new Punta Cana route. Visit FrontierAirlines.com/memberoffers for details. Pre-registration is required Following are schedules for the new service: Denver-Punta Cana(June 9 to August 4, 2012)             Route     Departs     Arrives     Frequency     Aircraft DEN-PUJ     8:05 a.m.     3:30 p.m.     Sat     A319 PUJ-DEN     4:20 p.m.     8:30 p.m.     Sat     A319                 The new service will operate on 138-seat Airbus 319 aircraft – featuring 24 channels of DIRECTV® service with three channels of hit movies available at every seas, as well as five rows of comfortable STRETCH seating with an additional 5 to 7 inches of legroom and the airline's new 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. For more information or to purchase a Frontier flight, visit FrontierAirlines.com. Frontier Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:RJET). *Terms and Conditions for Double Miles OfferThis promotion is open to all EarlyReturns® members who register for the promotion prior to qualifying flight activity. Members must register online at FrontierAirlines.com/memberoffers, using promo code DBPUJ. Bonus mileage offer is valid for all qualifying Frontier Airlines flights between Denver and Punta Cana, June 9 through August 4, 2012. Members must fly on published fare tickets and request to earn EarlyReturns miles to qualify for the double miles. Classic or Classic Plus fares will also earn double miles on the base flight miles flown. Bonus miles do not count toward elite status. This promotion may not be combined with any other mileage promotion and is offered in conjunction with all program rules and procedures. Additional restrictions may apply. Frontier Airlines is the final authority on the interpretation of these rules. About Frontier AirlinesFrontier Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: RJET), an airline holding company that also owns Chautauqua Airlines, Republic Airlines and Shuttle America. Currently in its 18th year of operations, Frontier offers service to more than 70 destinations in the United States, Mexico, Costa Rica, Jamaica, and the Dominican Republic. The airline employs 5,000 aviation professionals, operating from its hub at Denver International Airport. For in-depth information on Frontier Airlines and to book tickets, visit FrontierAirlines.com. Frontier AirlinesLindsey Carpenter, 720-374-4560media@flyfrontier.com