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Frontier Puts Six Crew On Leave As Precaution

October 16, 2014

Frontier Airlines has placed six crew members on paid leave for 21 days "out of an abundance of caution," after learning that a nurse who had treated an Ebola victim may have been symptomatic when she flew on the airline earlier this week.
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US Health Official Allowed Ebola Patient On Plane

October 15, 2014

A second Texas nurse who has contracted Ebola told a US health official she had a slight fever but was allowed to board a plane from Ohio to Texas, intensifying concerns about the US response to the virus.
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Frontier Airlines Rolls Out Extra Fees

April 28, 2014

Bargain hunters could find themselves paying more to fly after low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines said it would start charging extra for carry-on bags.
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Frontier Buyer Cites Global Appeal For LCCs

October 2, 2013

Airline pioneer William Franke is looking to bring more low airfares to the US, with his firm, Indigo Partners, agreeing to purchase Frontier Airlines from Republic Airways.
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Republic Airways To Sell Frontier For USD$145 Mln.

October 1, 2013

Republic Airways Holdings said on Tuesday it would sell Frontier Airlines to private equity firm Indigo Partners in a deal valued at about USD$145 million.
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Republic In Preliminary Deal To Sell Frontier

July 26, 2013

Republic Airways said it has reached a non-binding deal to sell its Frontier unit, sparking a rise in its shares.
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Republic Air Says Still Working To Shed Frontier

April 30, 2013

Republic Airways said on Tuesday it still plans to shed its Frontier unit by June or July, depending on whether a sale agreement is reached.
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US Airline Complaints Up Despite Improvements

April 9, 2013

Consumer complaints against US airlines rose sharply in 2012, even as the carriers claimed a better record of on-time arrivals and luggage handling.
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FAA Looking Into Airborne Harlem Shake

March 1, 2013

A sky-high video of the Internet dance craze Harlem Shake that went viral on YouTube has captured the attention of US aviation officials who said on Friday they are looking into the event over safety concerns.
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Republic Expects Better Results At Frontier

August 1, 2012

Republic Airways said it expects the restructuring of its Frontier unit to pay off in improved results for the current third quarter.
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Republic Air Looks To Sell Frontier Airlines

November 9, 2011

Republic Airways said on Tuesday that it will look to separate its Frontier unit and would consider a sale or spin-off.
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Frontier To Cut 213 Jobs As Services Cut

September 26, 2011

Frontier Airlines plans to lay off more than 200 workers in November as the carrier dramatically reduces service to Milwaukee airport.
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