AirTran Airways To Expand Service Between Boston and Philadelphia

Additional Daily Nonstop Flights to Begin This Winter

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AAI) , today announced the airline will add new daily roundtrip flights between Boston Logan International Airport and Philadelphia International Airport.

The airline, which currently operates five roundtrip flights between the two airports, will add a sixth daily nonstop flight on December 15, 2005. A seventh daily nonstop flight also will be added on February 15, 2006, which will provide a flight every other hour for additional customer convenience. The new flights will be served by the airline’s popular Boeing 717 aircraft.

“Providing a schedule that is convenient for both business and leisure travel is important to AirTran Airways,” said Robert L. Fornaro, AirTran Airways’ president and chief operating officer. “Our new enhanced service insures that our valued customers can fly between Boston and Philadelphia any time of the day or night.”

AirTran Airways will offer the following daily nonstop flight options to/from Boston and Philadelphia effective December 15, 2005:

Nonstop Service from Boston

To Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
Philadelphia 765 7:15 a.m. 8:47 a.m. Daily
Philadelphia 755 11:00 a.m. 12:29 p.m. Daily
Philadelphia 760 12:30 p.m. 2:00 p.m. Daily
Philadelphia 233 2:47 p.m. 4:17 p.m. Daily
Philadelphia 775 4:40 p.m. 6:12 p.m. Daily
Philadelphia 341 8:05 p.m. 9:37 p.m. Daily

Nonstop Service from Philadelphia

To Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
Boston 510 8:40 a.m. 10:04 a.m. Daily
Boston 758 11:17 a.m. 12:36 p.m. Daily
Boston 230 12:57 p.m. 2:12 p.m. Daily
Boston 756 2:45 p.m. 4:05 p.m. Daily
Boston 225 5:40 p.m. 7:00 p.m. Daily
Boston 759 8:10 p.m. 9:30 p.m. Daily

AirTran Airways will add a seventh daily nonstop flight between Boston and Philadelphia and will offer the following schedule effective February 15, 2006:

Nonstop Service to Philadelphia

From Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
Boston 765 7:00 a.m. 8:32 a.m. Daily
Boston 766 9:00 a.m. 10:30 a.m. Daily
Boston 755 11:00 a.m. 12:29 p.m. Daily
Boston 760 1:00 p.m. 2:30 p.m. Daily
Boston 233 3:00 p.m. 4:30 p.m. Daily
Boston 775 5:00 p.m. 6:32 p.m. Daily
Boston 341 7:00 p.m. 8:32 p.m. Daily

Nonstop Service to Boston

From Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
Philadelphia 768 7:30 a.m. 8:50 a.m. Daily
Philadelphia 510 9:30 a.m. 10:54 a.m. Daily
Philadelphia 758 11:30 a.m. 12:49 p.m. Daily
Philadelphia 230 1:30 p.m. 2:45 p.m. Daily
Philadelphia 756 3:30 p.m. 4:50 p.m. Daily
Philadelphia 225 5:30 p.m. 6:50 p.m. Daily
Philadelphia 759 7:30 p.m. 8:50 p.m. Daily

AirTran Airways, one of America’s largest low-fare airlines with 6,700 friendly, professional Crew Members, operates over 500 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)

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