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AirTran Airways Announces Seasonal Service to the Beautiful Beaches of Bermuda
Low Cost Carrier to Add Bermuda to its International Route Network Beginning Spring 2011 -

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --

Today at Network Latin America 2010, AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), announced new nonstop, seasonal service to L.F. Wade International Airport in Bermuda, from Baltimore/Washington Thurgood Marshall International Airport and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.

Bermuda marks the latest destination in AirTran's extensive international route network which includes: Aruba; Cancun, Mexico; Montego Bay, Jamaica; Nassau, Bahamas; and Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

Nonstop flights to Bermuda will be available daily from Baltimore/Washington beginning April 7, 2011, through October 24, 2011, while daily service from Atlanta to Bermuda will begin on May 26, 2011, through September 6, 2011.

"Bermuda is delighted to welcome new air services from AirTran. With such strong business, cultural and educational ties with both Atlanta and the Baltimore-Washington area, the introduction of these two new flights brings with it a choice in direct air service along with added seats at lower fares," said Bermuda's Minister of Transport, the Honourable Terry Lister. "And given AirTran's proven track record of entering new markets and succeeding, this will undoubtedly bring about additional visitors to our shores. We look forward to a long standing relationship with AirTran."

Connections to Bermuda will be available from more than 45 cities throughout the AirTran Airways network via Baltimore/Washington and Atlanta including: New York, Boston, Orlando, Milwaukee and dozens of others.

"Adding Bermuda to our already extensive international route map means more options than ever for our loyal customers to enjoy the world-renowned beaches and activities of some of the most popular vacation getaways around," said John Kirby, AirTran Airways' senior director of strategic planning and scheduling at the conference. "We're making it easier than ever for our loyal customers from around our network to experience the famous hospitality, pink-sand beaches and unique island culture of Bermuda at a reasonable price."

The following nonstop flights between Baltimore/Washington and Bermuda will be available beginning April 7, 2011, through October 24, 2011:

Nonstop Service Between Baltimore/Washington and Bermuda

From

To

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Frequency

Baltimore/Washington

Bermuda

1811

12:55 p.m.

4:15 p.m.

Daily

Bermuda

Baltimore/Washington

1812

5:05 p.m.

6:40 p.m.

Daily

Note: Subject to Government Approval

The following nonstop flights between Atlanta and Bermuda will be available beginning May 26, 2011, through September 6, 2011:

Nonstop Service Between Atlanta and Bermuda

From

To

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Frequency

Atlanta

Bermuda

1815

10:20 a.m.

2:20 p.m.

Daily

Bermuda

Atlanta

1816

3:10 p.m.

5:20 p.m.

Daily

Note: Subject to Government Approval

AirTran Airways is a Fortune 1000 company and has been ranked the number one low cost carrier in the Airline Quality Rating study for the past three years. AirTran Airways is the only major airline with Gogo Inflight Internet on every flight and offers coast-to-coast service on North America's newest all-Boeing fleet. Our low-cost, high-quality product also includes assigned seating, Business Class and complimentary XM Satellite Radio on every flight. To book a flight, visit www.airtran.com.

Media Contacts:

Christopher White


Cynthia Tinsley-Douglas


678.254.7442

SOURCE AirTran Airways

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