- Each Passenger Will Receive a Voucher for a Free,
Top-of-the-Line Satellite Radio -
ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AirTran Airways, a
subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), announced today that it will
bring a little extra holiday cheer to its passengers this season. In a move
that will be music to travelers' ears, the airline is showing its appreciation
for their business by giving every passenger a voucher offering a free XM
RoadyXT Satellite Radio, the newest, smallest and lightest satellite radio on
the market, while supplies last.
"The satisfaction of our customers is the most important aspect of our
business at AirTran Airways," said AirTran Airways' vice president of
marketing and sales Tad Hutcheson. "We already offer free XM Satellite Radio
in every seat on every flight, and we feel there is no better way to show our
passengers our appreciation than to give them a small piece of their
experience on our airline to carry with them."
Distribution of the vouchers offering the free radios will begin on
flights November 17th and continue throughout the holiday or until Flight
Attendants have given them all away. The vouchers will be distributed to
passengers along with XM Satellite Radio headsets and will provide details on
how to get a free radio on their doorstep in time to brighten their holidays.
AirTran Airways, a Fortune 1000 company and one of America's largest low-
fare airlines with 8,000 friendly, professional Crew Members, operates nearly
700 daily flights to 52 destinations. The airline's hub is at Hartsfield-
Jackson Atlanta International Airport, where it is the second largest carrier.
AirTran Airways' aircraft features the fuel-efficient Boeing 737-700 and 717-
200 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
Media Contacts: Tad Hutcheson
SOURCE AirTran Airways