Frontier Airlines Celebrates New Service at San Antonio International Airport: SA to Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina

Tonya Hope |

SAN ANTONIO (February 8, 2018) – Representatives from the city of San Antonio and Frontier Airlines together announced new, non-stop service to Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU), beginning April 9, 2018. SAT now offers service to 44 nonstop destinations, an increase of nine new destinations and 21 new flights within the last two years.  

“Today’s announcement represents great news for our region. Raleigh-Durham is a large unserved destination for San Antonio, with over 60,000 travelers between RDU and SAT each year.  This new service is an huge win for San Antonio and our surrounding communities,” said Russ Handy, Aviation Director for the City of San Antonio. 

The Raleigh-Durham area is  known for its high-tech companies, IT, the military, and start-ups and is also home to three major universities--Duke, University of North Carolina and North Carolina State.  Frontier continues to grow in San Antonio with new service to Cincinnati, Phoenix, Colorado Springs, Orlando and San Jose set to begin in April.  Service to New Orleans, Phoenix, Ontario, San Diego and Washington-Dulles began last fall. 

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