Southwest Airlines, which launched service at Denver a little more than three years ago, announced yesterday that it has submitted a nonbinding proposal to bid for bankrupt Frontier Airlines, which now is scheduled to be sold at auction next month. If it opts to present an offer, Southwest will compete with regional operator Republic Airways Holdings for the Denver-based LCC. The US Bankruptcy Court approved Republic's $108.8 million proposal two weeks ago, but Frontier reportedly continued ...

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