However, the crew reassured the frightened passengers that the pilot will return to the airport and there was a chance that they would have to make an emergency landing.
Reports said that the crew also offered a $500 (approx. Rs. 35,000) voucher to all passengers to be used for their next booking along with complimentary breakfast.
The offer, however, didn't appeal to many.
A passenger's relative shares incident on Twitter
WHOA! My aunt snapped this pic of a shredded engine on Frontier flight 260 from Vegas to Tampa. The plane was able to turn around and land. She says all passengers got a free breakfast voucher. pic.twitter.com/vc4t4uxMmh