AirTran Airways Resumes Nonstop Service To/From Myrtle Beach

Flights Between Myrtle Beach and Atlanta to Begin April 4; AirTran Airways to Extend Nonstop Service Until Nov. 6

ORLANDO, Fla., April 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AAI) , today resumed daily nonstop service to/from Myrtle Beach International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and announced the service would be extended to the fall. Beginning today, the airline will offer two flights per day between Atlanta and Myrtle Beach. Two additional flights will be added on May 9, 2006.

“AirTran Airways wants to ensure that golfers across the country have an affordable means of traveling to the public golf capital of the world,” said Kevin Healy, AirTran Airways vice president of planning. “Our 717s are ideal for carrying not just lots of golfers, but their clubs as well. We’re pleased to bring our low fare, high quality service back to the Grand Strand and Myrtle Beach community.”

AirTran Airways’ extended service will offer Myrtle Beach business and leisure travelers connections to nearly 50 other cities and features the airline’s efficient Boeing 717 aircraft.

AirTran Airways offers the following nonstop flight options between Myrtle Beach and Atlanta:

Nonstop Service between Myrtle Beach and Atlanta

From To Flight Departs Arrives Frequency

Atlanta Myrtle Beach 600 11:00 a.m. 12:10 p.m. Daily

Atlanta Myrtle Beach 602 2:21 p.m. 3:31 p.m. M-F, Sun

Atlanta Myrtle Beach 602 2:04 p.m. 3:14 p.m. Saturday

Atlanta* Myrtle Beach* 606 12:32 p.m. 1:42 p.m. Daily

Atlanta* Myrtle Beach* 604 4:34 p.m. 5:44 p.m. Daily

From To Flight Departs Arrives Frequency

Myrtle Beach Atlanta 601 12:40 p.m. 1:55 p.m. Daily

Myrtle Beach Atlanta 603 4:01 p.m. 5:16 p.m. M-F, Sun

Myrtle Beach Atlanta 603 3:44 p.m. 4:59 p.m. Saturday

Myrtle Beach* Atlanta* 607 2:14 p.m. 3:34 p.m. Daily

Myrtle Beach* Atlanta* 605 6:14 p.m. 7:30 p.m. Daily

* Service begins May 9, 2006.

AirTran Airways, one of America’s largest low-fare airlines with 7,000 friendly, professional Crew Members, operates over 600 daily flights to 50 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 and the only airline with Business Class and XM Satellite Radio on every flight. For reservations or more information, visit http://www.airtran.com/ (America Online Keyword: AirTran).

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