Who Cares About the Road to the Super Bowl When You Can Fly?

- AirTran Airways to Offer Special Super Bowl Routes for New England and Philadelphia Fans –

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AAI) , today announced that the airline will offer special nonstop flights from both Boston and Philadelphia to Jacksonville for fans attending Super Bowl XXXIX on February 6. Travelers may purchase tickets for these flights at http://www.airtran.com/ or via AirTran Airways’ reservations system at 1-800-AIR-TRAN. For Spanish, call 1-877-581-9842.

“The 6,000 Crew Members of AirTran Airways congratulate the fans of the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots for advancing to the big game,” said AirTran Airways director of marketing Tad Hutcheson. “Die-hard fans now can travel to Jacksonville on these special flights and see the game in person without breaking their own salary caps. We have scheduled these flights to provide fans with the opportunity to enjoy the festivities prior to game day, attend the game and return to their home city the next day.”

In addition to numerous flight options between each city and Jacksonville via the airline’s hub in Atlanta, AirTran Airways has added the following nonstop flights to its schedule on the dates listed:

Date Origin Departure Destination Arrival Time
Time
February 4, 2005 Boston 9:00 a.m. Jacksonville 12:05 p.m.
February 4, 2005 Philadelphia 3:30 p.m. Jacksonville 6:10 p.m.
February 7, 2005 Jacksonville 7:30 a.m. Boston 10:15 a.m.
February 7, 2005 Jacksonville 4:00 p.m. Philadelphia 6:10 p.m.

AirTran Airways A+ Rewards members earn double credits for bookings at http://www.airtran.com/ through January 31, 2005. Go to aplusrewards.com to enroll. AirTran Airways, one of America’s largest low-fare airlines with 6,000 friendly, professional Crew Members, operates over 500 daily flights to more than 40 destinations. The airline’s hub is at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, where it is the second largest carrier. AirTran Airways recently added the fuel-efficient Boeing 737-700 aircraft to create America’s youngest all-Boeing fleet. The airline is also the first carrier to install XM Satellite Radio on a commercial aircraft. For reservations or more information, visit http://www.airtran.com/ (America Online Keyword: AirTran).

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