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Frontier Airlines

Denver, CO

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QUICKTAKE
  • Indigo Partners LLC. now owns Frontier Airlines after completing the purchase from Republic Airways Holdings
  • Eight international destinations, including five in Mexico
  • A321 fleet configured for 230 seats; A319 fleet configured for 150 seats
  • New A320 including NEO's will be configured to 186 seats
  • Additional 10 321's and 2 320's delivered 2016-2017
  • Most Apple vacation flights are gone
  • 5 international destinations, including 3 in Mexico
  • Hiring 16+ per month. 
  • 150 more new hires for 2016. 
  • Approximately 200 total to be hired in 2016 and 2017 for attrition, growth 
  • Contract negotiations began in 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: June 15, 2016 (Quicktake, Pilots, Pier Diem)
PILOTS
Total: 992
Active: 992
Furloughed: 0
UNION
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FLEET
A319: 30
A320: 23
A321: 7
DOMICILES
DEN
ORD
MCO
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Click to apply

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. May is filled. Next interviews in May.

Upgrade classes of 14 every month for the rest of the year

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     
14 160     
13 158     
12 155     
11 153     
10 150     
9 147     
8 145     
7 142     
6 139     
5 136     
4 127     
3 120     
2 115     
1 114     
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
A319     
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
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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