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Frontier adding flights out of Branson Airport

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BRANSON, Mo. -- Frontier Airlines started service from Denver International Airport (DEN) to Branson, Missouri (BKG), the “Live Music Show Capital of the World” in April of 2010.  In that first year Frontier Airlines offered nonstop service with a seating capacity of 33,682 seats (April 2010 – December 2010).  Since then, Frontier Airlines has consistently grown capacity to its current level (April 2013 – December 2013) of 77,556; representing 130% increase in service in 2013 compared to the airline’s inaugural year. 

This fall, the airline will offer additional nonstop flights to DEN, compared to last year’s schedule, between September and December.  In 2012 (September – December), Frontier operated 27,876 seats to the market. In 2013, this number will grow to 39,468 seats.  This represents a 42% increase in the fall schedule over last year.

“We are happy to offer expanded service to residents in the greater Branson area,” said Daniel Shurz, Frontier’s senior vice president, commercial. “Now customers have increased options when flying to Denver or connecting to the west on Frontier.”

These new flights will operate on 138-seat Airbus 319 aircraft – offering five rows of comfortable STRETCH seating, offering an additional five to seven inches of legroom, and the airline’s SELECT seating product. Frontier’s website,, offers the guaranteed best fares and is the only place STRETCH and SELECT seating is available at the time of booking.

“Frontier Airlines has continually expanded service in Branson since is first flight in 2010," said Jeff Bourk, Executive Director of the Branson Airport. "Frontier Airline's competitive fare structure allows our business and leisure travelers from Southwest Missouri to access Denver and destinations beyond.  The expanded service this fall will just make it even easier to access Frontier’s entire network and all of their great destinations.”

If interested in booking travel to any one of Frontier Airlines destinations, please visit

You may also contact FlyBranson Travel Services, located in the Branson Airport, where they can assist you with all of your inbound and outbound traveling needs; including airfare, lodging, shows, attractions, golf and more.  For more information, visit

To make reservations or for more information regarding Branson Airport and its services, call toll free 1-888-FLY-BKG1 (1-888-359-2541) or 417-334-8857 or visit


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