Frontier Airlines just sent out an email announcing a new award redemption fee that will go into effect for al flights booked on or after October 31, 2014.
The fee can be avoided by
- applying and being approved for the Frontier Airlines World Mastercard, and using the card to pay for the taxes and fees of the ticket
- qualifying for Ascent or Summit status in 2014
- Achieving Frontier Elite status for 2015
- Booking flights 180 or more days prior to travel
Here is the award redemption fee structure.
Another fee from [one of] the airlines that like to charge for everything.