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AirTran Adds More Flights at Newburgh

- AirTran Airways Flies South to West Palm Beach for the Winter -

ORLANDO, Fla., July 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), today announced that it will be adding daily nonstop service between Stewart International Airport in Newburgh, N.Y. and Palm Beach International Airport in West Palm Beach, Fla., beginning November 7, 2007. West Palm Beach becomes the third Florida city that Newburgh customers can reach nonstop.

"AirTran Airways prides itself in offering our customers low prices to great destinations," said John Kirby, director of strategic planning and scheduling for AirTran Airways. "Our customers have asked for West Palm Beach service from Newburgh, and AirTran Airways is delivering."

"We are thrilled that AirTran Airways has decided to add service between Newburgh, N.Y. and West Palm Beach, Fla.," said Tanya Vanasse, general manager of marketing for Stewart International Airport. "Thanks to AirTran Airways, the Hudson Valley has a new, nonstop option to this sun-soaked, popular destination."

In addition to West Palm Beach, AirTran Airways offers nonstop service between Newburgh and Atlanta, Orlando and Tampa.

AirTran Airways will offer the following nonstop flight options between Newburgh and West Palm Beach, effective November 7, 2007:

    Nonstop Service between Newburgh and West Palm Beach

    From                 To           Flight  Departs    Arrives    Frequency
    Newburgh         West Palm Beach   595    2:00 p.m.   5:20 p.m.    Daily
    West Palm Beach     Newburgh       597    5:55 p.m.   8:40 p.m.    Daily


    Fares
                        Lowest Leisure   Lowest Walk-up  Lowest Business Class
    Newburgh to
     West Palm Beach         $99*           $199*               $299*

AirTran Airways, a Fortune 1000 company, offers passengers more than 700 affordable, daily flights to 56 destinations throughout the United States. The airline is the second-largest carrier at its hub, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, and one of America's largest low-fare airlines. With more than 8,800 friendly Crew Members and free online booking on airtran.com, AirTran Airways makes travel both pleasant and convenient. The airline flies America's youngest all-Boeing fleet, composed of the fuel- efficient Boeing 737-700 and 717-200 aircraft. AirTran Airways was also the first to install XM Satellite Radio on a commercial aircraft and the only airline with Business Class seating on every flight. For more information, visit http://www.airtran.com.

*All fares are one-way. Lowest leisure and lowest walk-up fares are non- refundable and a $60 fee per person applies to any change made after purchase through September 30, 2007, plus any applicable increase in airfare. A $75 fee per person will apply to changes made after September 30, 2007, plus any applicable increase in airfare. Reservations may be obtained or changed through an AirTran Airways Telephone Reservations Center for an additional $5 per person. Lowest leisure fare requires a 7-day advance purchase. Lowest business class fare is valid for travel on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Fares, routes, and schedules are subject to change without notice. Fares do not include per-segment tax of $3.40. 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.

Media Contacts: Tad Hutcheson
tad.hutcheson@airtran.com
678.254.7442

Judy Graham-Weaver
judy.graham-weaver@airtran.com
678.254.7448

SOURCE AirTran Airways

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