AirTran Airways Launches Sale for Travel to/from All Destinations

- Kick-Off the New Year with Sale Fares Starting as Low as $39* –

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AAI) , today launched a sale for travel to all of the airline’s destinations with fares starting as low as $39 each way. Travelers may purchase these sale fares at http://airtran.com/ or via AirTran Airways’ reservations system at 1-800-AIR-TRAN. For Spanish, call 1-877-581-9842.

“We are proud to kick-off 2006 with sale fares good for travel to any of our 48 destinations across the country,” said Matthew Klein, AirTran Airways director of revenue management. “Our new sale fares give our customers a chance to experience our Caring Customer Service as well as enjoy XM Satellite Radio on our all-Boeing jet fleet.”

These special fares are available for purchase January 3 through January 17, 2006, and are good for travel to Florida and Grand Bahama Island through March 1, 2006, and for all other markets through May 24, 2006. The sale fares are valid for travel all days of the week except Sundays, and like all AirTran Airways fares, prices included in this sale are available for one-way travel and do not require a roundtrip purchase or a Saturday night stay.

Following is a small sample of the one-way fares. Fares listed require a 10-day advanced purchase and are valid in either direction:

Tue/Wed/Sat Mon/Thu/Fri

Akron/Canton – Atlanta $79 $94
Akron/Canton – Boston $49 $69
Akron/Canton – Ft. Lauderdale $79 $89
Akron/Canton – New York (LaGuardia) $49 $69
Akron/Canton – Orlando $79 $89
Atlanta – Baltimore/Washington (BWI) $79 $94
Atlanta – Chicago (Midway) $79 $94
Atlanta – Los Angeles $119 $149
Atlanta – New Orleans $74 $84
Atlanta – New York (LaGuardia) $79 $99
Atlanta – Newark $79 $99
Atlanta – San Francisco $129 $149
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Boston $49 $59
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Dayton $49 $59
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Tampa $64 $79
Boston – Atlanta $79 $94
Boston – Philadelphia $39 $49
Boston – Sarasota/Bradenton $79 $99
Charlotte – Baltimore/Washington (BWI) $59 $69
Charlotte – San Francisco $149 $159
Charlotte – Pensacola/Gulf Coast $79 $89
Chicago (Midway) – Boston $59 $59
Chicago (Midway) – Minneapolis/St. Paul $59 $59
Chicago (Midway) – Orlando $79 $89
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Atlanta $84 $94
Dallas/Ft. Worth – Orlando $79 $89
Dayton – Baltimore/Washington (BWI) $49 $59
Dayton – Miami $89 $99
Detroit – Atlanta $79 $84
Detroit – Orlando $79 $89
Detroit – Tampa $79 $89
Houston (Hobby) – Sarasota/Bradenton $99 $109
Indianapolis – Atlanta $79 $94
Indianapolis – Sarasota/Bradenton $79 $89
Indianapolis – Tampa $79 $89
Kansas City – West Palm Beach $89 $99
Memphis – Raleigh/Durham $89 $99
Milwaukee – Ft. Myers $89 $99
New York (LaGuardia) – Sarasota/Bradenton $89 $99
Newport News/Williamsburg – Boston $49 $59
Newport News/Williamsburg – New York (LaGuardia) $69 $79
Newport News/Williamsburg – Orlando $69 $79
Philadelphia – Atlanta $79 $94
Philadelphia – Tampa $64 $79
Pittsburgh – Miami $89 $99
Raleigh/Durham – San Francisco $149 $159
Richmond – Orlando $69 $79
Rochester – Baltimore/Washington (BWI) $49 $59
Washington, D.C. (Dulles or Reagan) – Atlanta $59 $84
Washington, D.C. (Dulles) – Orlando $79 $99

AirTran Airways, one of America’s largest low-fare airlines with 6,700 friendly, professional Crew Members, operates over 600 daily flights to 48 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://airtran.com/ (America Online Keyword: AirTran).

* All fares are one-way. All fares are non-refundable and a $50 fee per person applies to any change made after purchase plus any applicable increase in airfare. Ten-day advance purchase required. Tickets must be purchased by January 17, 2006. Fares to/from Florida and Grand Bahama Island are valid for travel through March 1, 2006. Fares for travel to all other markets are valid through May 24, 2006. Lowest advertised fares are available for travel on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. Additional sale fares are valid for travel on Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays. Fares are not valid for travel on Sundays. Seats are limited, subject to availability and may not be available on all flights. Blackout dates are as follows: February 17 and 20; and April 7, 8, 13, 14 and 17 for all markets. Additional Blackout dates include: February 15, 16, and 18 for travel to Florida and Grand Bahama Island; February 21, 25, 26 and 27 for travel from Florida and Grand Bahama Island; February 2, 3 and 4 for travel to Detroit and Flint; February 6 and 7 for travel from Detroit and Flint; April 12, 15 and 16 for travel from Boston; April 21, 22, 23, 24 and 25 for travel to Boston. Fares, routes and schedules are subject to change without notice. Fares do not include per-segment tax of $3.30. A segment is defined as one takeoff and one landing. The September 11th security fee of up to $10 is not included. Airport Passenger Facility Charges of up to $18 are not included. Fares to/from Grand Bahama Island do not include U.S. and Bahamian taxes of $89.20.

Related Articles