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Frontier Airlines

Denver, CO

Company Website

QUICKTAKE
  • Indigo Partners LLC has owned Frontier since December 2013
  • All a/c have new slimline high capacity seats, A321-230 seats, A320-180 seats, A319-150 seats 
  • 200-400 to be hired in 2016-2017 for attrition/growth
  • Contract negotiations opened March 2016
  • MCO opened as crew base in September 2015 
  • Pilots use line bidding for monthly schedules 
  • Effective 3/1/17, the pay rates will "snap back" to pre concessionary numbers. 1st year FOs will be at $39/hour and top out at $100/hour, while Captains will top out at $166/hour Fleet A319 and A320 numbers are correct 
  • Frontier routemap
  • IATA code: F9; ICAO code: FFT
  • ATC callsign: "Frontier Flight"
  • A321 began revenue service October 22, 2015
  • This page last updated: August 1, 2016 (Quicktake, Pilots, Pay Scale, Hiring)
PILOTS
Total: 1007
Active: 1007
Furloughed: 0
UNION
ALPA

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FLEET
A319: 27
A320: 24
A321: 10
DOMICILES
DEN
ORD
MCO
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Click to apply

270 new hires in 2017, 230 in 2018

Next class in 2016 is Sept 

Application window on the website is open, with no plans of closing it due to continued interviews.

Hiring Classes of 16+ first Monday of every month into the foreseeable future. 

A training contract has now been implemented and is required for all new hires to sign in class:
24 month training contract, 23,000 USD, prorated to every 6 months

JUMPSEATS

Listing for a flight is highly recommended online

Frontier uses ID90TRAVEL.com (different than myidtravel)

Reference detailed login instructions for Frontier on jumpseatinfo.org

Frontier Airlines PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  A319 A320 A321   
14   160 160 160   
13   158 158 158   
12   155 155 155   
11   153 153 153   
10   150 150 150   
9   147 147 147   
8   145 145 145   
7   142 142 142   
6   139 139 139   
5   136 136 136   
4   127 127 127   
3   120 120 120   
2   115 115 115   
1   114 114 114   
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
All     
14 96     
13 96     
12 96     
11 94     
10 93     
9 91     
8 90     
7 88     
6 86     
5 84     
4 79     
3 74     
2 65     
1 38     

PAY CALCULATOR
(Click and drag the sliders)

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PAY NOTES

Monthly guarantee: 75 hours
Reserve guarantee: 75 hours
(Each hour above 82/mo paid at 125%)

Most junior captain DOH: Feb 2014 (ORD, MCO) 2006 (DEN)

PER DIEM

$1.90/hr

RETIREMENT

401K: 5% ($.50 on the 1.00 up to 10% pilot contribution)

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund: none/0-6% based on longevity