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Frontier’s Knoxville-Denver flights back early

060711frontier5_MC15087.JPGFrontier Airlines is bringing back flights between Knoxville and Denver soon than expected.

Seasonal service returns Tuesday, the airline said in a news release issued Monday. The airline previously said Knoxville-Denver flights would resume May 17.

Three weekly nonstop flights will be offered on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday.

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Frontier bringing back Knoxville to Denver flights

060711frontier5_MC15087.JPGLow-fare carrier Frontier Airlines will again provide Knoxville to Denver service, the Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority announced today.

At least for a while.

Frontier, which phased out its Knoxville to Denver service late last year said it will resume the flights on May 17. The service will continue through early September, according to a news release.

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Knoxville airfares no longer among highest

042310allegiant2_jpg.JPGUPDATE: This post has been corrected to show that the average airfare nationally increased in the first quarter.

Knoxville’s McGhee Tyson Airport is no longer ranked among the most expensive airports in the
 country, the Metropolitan Knoxville Airport Authority said today.

In the first quarter, airfares at McGhee Tyson Airport dropped an average of 9.5 percent, according to the latest federal statistics.

That was the largest decrease in average fares among the top 100 airports nationwide, according the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics.

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