RONKONKOMA, NY (OnSachem.com / OnTownMedia.com) — Get able to fly nonstop from Ronkonkoma to Las Vegas on Frontier Airways.Islip City Supervisor Angie Carpenter and MacArthur Airport Commissioner Shelley LaRose-Arken introduced immediately Frontier Airways will start every day service from Lengthy Island MacArthur Airport (ISP) to McCarran Worldwide Airport in Las Vegas on March 18, 2021. Frontier Airways will provide introductory fares of $79 spherical journey and prospects may guide at FlyFrontier.com beginning immediately.”For years, Lengthy Island vacationers have been hoping and asking for nonstop flights to Las Vegas from MacArthur Airport. We’re so excited that Frontier Airways will now offer Las Vegas service with fares that may carry your spirits,” mentioned Carpenter. “Our airport has been working exhausting to supply vacationers the comfort and confidence to make journey plans with peace of thoughts. These new Frontier flights additionally assist our area deliver again jobs and transfer ahead collectively,” she added.Frontier Airways will serve the route utilizing its Airbus plane with hospital-grade HEPA filters, state-of-the-art filtration expertise, and elevated disinfection procedures.
“We’re ecstatic to announce daily nonstop flights from Long Island MacArthur Airport to Las Vegas,” mentioned Daniel Shurz, Senior Vice President, Frontier Airways. “Theme parks, resorts and other vacation activities are opening across the country, and we recognize there is pent-up demand for travel. Frontier is offering the largest schedule of any airline at ISP this winter, with daily flight operations to many of the country’s most beloved vacation destinations with low fares to make it even easier to start traveling again.””MacArthur Airport’s management to deliver revolutionary disinfection, together with our airways’ dedication to well being onboard, opens up new alternatives for Lengthy Island. We welcome Frontier’s new nonstop flights to Las Vegas,” mentioned LaRose-Arken.
“Hospitality companies are instituting new well being and security procedures to deliver guests again as journey restrictions ease. MacArthur Airport has been making ready for this, and we’re right here for Lengthy Island when you find yourself able to soar. Las Vegas touts its vacation spot as a spot to ‘have enjoyable and keep sensible.’ We’re wanting ahead to working with Frontier and our journey companions to just do that,” added LaRose-Arken.City officers mentioned MacArthur Airport is a frontrunner in offering a clear and disinfected terminal area. In May, ISP was the primary airport within the nation to start using steady air and floor pathogen discount expertise. Moreover, the airport is putting in adhesive movies to high-touch surfaces, corresponding to water fountains, elevator buttons and loo door handles, as one other layer of COVID-19 safety. Private protecting gear (PPE), corresponding to face coverings, gloves, and sanitizer is now accessible on the airport by way of a touchless merchandising machine.These disinfecting measures don’t substitute hand washing or different CDC tips to assist stop the unfold of COVID-19, city officers mentioned. These efforts mix to supply a clear terminal atmosphere, and work in tandem with the stringent sanitizing strategies airways are incorporating onboard plane.Las Vegas reopened for guests on June 4, whereas launching many new measures to keep up well being and security, together with social distancing, face coverings, and further stations for hand washing and sanitation. Moreover, the American Resort & Lodging Affiliation issued “protected keep” tips in May, and particular person lodge manufacturers are customizing their very own plans to maintain company wholesome whereas touring. Frontier Airways additionally serves MacArthur Airport with seasonal and year-round service to Atlanta, Fort Myers, Miami, Myrtle Seaside, Orlando, Raleigh-Durham, Tampa, and West Palm Seaside. Frontier will improve frequency starting November 12 to Orlando, Tampa and West Palm Seaside. To have fun promotional fares of $49 can be found for journey Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday.