AirTran Airways Launches 48-Hour Sale for Travel To/From Baltimore/Washington

- Give a Valentine’s Day Surprise with Fares as Low as $34* –

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AAI) , today launched a sale for flights to and from Baltimore/Washington Thurgood Marshall Airport with fares starting as low as $34* one way. Travelers may purchase these sale fares at or via AirTran Airways’ reservations centers at 1-800-AIR-TRAN. For Spanish, call 1-877-581-9842.

“There’s no better way to say ‘I love you’ to that special someone than with a vacation,” said Matthew Klein, AirTran Airways’ director of pricing and revenue management. “Make your gift-giving even easier with our new sale fares available at the recently enhanced AirTran Airways always makes it possible to minimize your cost and maximize your time.”

These special fares are available for purchase through Friday night, January 20, 2006, and are good for travel through March 8, 2006. Like all of 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 seven-day advance purchase, are valid for travel in either direction and are available for travel every day of the week:

Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Akron/Canton $74
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Atlanta $69
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Boston $34
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Charlotte $44
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Chicago (Midway) $74
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Dallas/Ft. Worth $79
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Flint $89
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Houston (Hobby) $84
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Jacksonville $74
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Miami $74
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Minneapolis/St. Paul $89
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – New Orleans $74
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Orlando $74
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Pensacola $74
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Raleigh/Durham $74
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Rochester $44
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Sarasota/Bradenton $74
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Savannah $74
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – Tampa $74
Baltimore/Washington (BWI) – West Palm Beach $74

AirTran Airways, one of America’s largest low-fare airlines with 7,000 friendly, professional Crew Members, operates over 600 daily flights to 49 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).

*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. Seven-day advance purchase required. Tickets must be purchased by January 20, 2006. Travel must be completed by March 8, 2006. Lowest advertised fares are available daily. Seats are limited, subject to availability and may not be available on all flights. Blackout dates are as follows: Not valid to Florida: February 15 – 18 and February 20, 2006. Not valid from Florida: February 20 – 21 and February 25 – 27, 2006. Blackout dates to and from non-Florida markets are as follows: February 17 and 20, 2006. 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.

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