AirTran Airways Expands Service From Indianapolis with New Nonstop Flights to Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers and Sarasota/Bradenton

Additional Flights to Atlanta and Orlando Scheduled

ORLANDO, Fla., June 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AAI) , today announced the airline will start new daily nonstop service to Southwest Florida International Airport in Ft. Myers, Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport and Sarasota Bradenton International Airport from Indianapolis International Airport, effective November 8, 2005. The airline also will commence additional daily nonstop flights between Indianapolis and both Atlanta (effective August 16, 2005) and Orlando (effective November 8, 2005). All Indianapolis routes will be served by the airline’s popular Boeing 717 aircraft with 12 Business Class and 105 coach seats.

“Our Indianapolis service launch has been one of the most successful in AirTran Airways history,” said John Kirby, AirTran Airways Director of Strategic Planning & Scheduling. “Travelers from Central Indiana have clearly embraced AirTran Airways’ low-cost, high-quality air service. We are pleased to enhance our existing service to Atlanta and Orlando, as well as add popular Florida destinations like Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers and Sarasota/Bradenton to our growing portfolio of service from Indianapolis.”

Patrick Dooley, airport director at Indianapolis International Airport, commented, “We are very pleased that AirTran Airways has had a successful launch of service in Indianapolis and with this new service AirTran Airways continues to demonstrate its confidence in the Indianapolis market. With an increased flight schedule and low fares, AirTran Airways will help us meet the air service needs of both the business community and our growing number of leisure travelers from throughout the region.”

AirTran Airways will offer the following daily nonstop flight options to/from Indianapolis:

Nonstop Service from Indianapolis

To Departs Arrives Frequency
Atlanta 6:00 a.m. 8:40 a.m. Daily
Atlanta 12:50 p.m. 3:25 p.m. Daily
Atlanta 3:31 p.m. 6:06 p.m. Daily
Atlanta 5:40 p.m. 8:19 p.m. Daily
Atlanta * 6:50 p.m. 9:20 p.m. Daily
Ft. Lauderdale ** 7:30 a.m. 10:00 p.m. Daily
Ft. Myers ** 11:45 a.m. 2:20 p.m. Daily
Orlando 2:15 p.m. 5:20 p.m. Daily
Orlando ** 6:00 p.m. 8:05 p.m. Daily
Sarasota / Bradenton ** 11:40 a.m. 1:50 p.m. Daily
Tampa 10:45 a.m. 1:55 p.m. Daily

* Denotes new flights effective August 16, 2005.
** Denotes new flights effective November 8, 2005.

Nonstop Service to Indianapolis

From Departs Arrives Frequency
Atlanta 9:35 a.m. 10:10 a.m. Daily
Atlanta 1:10 p.m. 1:40 p.m. Daily
Atlanta 4:30 p.m. 5:05 p.m. Daily
Atlanta * 5:45 p.m. 6:15 p.m. Daily
Atlanta 9:00 p.m. 9:39 p.m. Daily
Ft. Lauderdale ** 10:40 p.m. 1:15 p.m. Daily
Ft. Myers ** 3:00 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Daily
Orlando ** 8:30 a.m. 10:45 a.m. Daily
Orlando 11:00 a.m. 12:15 p.m. Daily
Sarasota / Bradenton ** 2:30 p.m. 4:50 p.m. Daily
Tampa 1:41 p.m. 2:56 p.m. Daily

* Denotes new flights effective August 16, 2005.
** Denotes new flights effective November 8, 2005.

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 (America Online Keyword: AirTran).

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