We knew that it would eventually happen but did not expect it for a few more years but it could be happening as early as next year. According to Tyri Squyres who is the Frontier Airlines Vice President of Marketing, the saw-whet owl found in the The Tree will be featured on the tail of a new A320neo aircraft that is scheduled for delivery in late 2021.

We’re always looking for new ideas for our plane tails and when we heard the story of Rocky, we thought it entirely befitting that this intrepid little owl be honored on one of our tails

For a pic of the plane, see the archive from flyfrontier.com.