Frontier Airlines announced a firm order yesterday for six new A320s and the exchange of eight existing A319 orders for four A318s and four A320s. Delivery of the carrier's first A320 is scheduled for 2008, with deliveries continuing through 2011 by which time it will operate 11 A318s, 49 A319s and 10 A320s. "Today's announcement is exciting for us for a number of reasons, including our taking the next step in our growth strategy by ordering the larger A320 aircraft," President and CEO Jeff ...

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