AirTran Airways Announces New Service From Baltimore/Washington to Jacksonville

ORLANDO, Fla., May 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), today began twice daily service from Baltimore/Washington Thurgood Marshall International Airport to Jacksonville International Airport.

The low-cost carrier will be the only airline to offer Business Class, assigned seating and Wi-Fi on every nonstop flight between the two cities.

"Passengers now have a choice when it comes to flying between these two great areas," said Tad Hutcheson, AirTran Airways' vice president of marketing and sales. "Whether you're planning to try your luck with the world-famous island hole at TPC Sawgrass or you're up for sight-seeing in our nation's capital, AirTran Airways can get you there in style...and at a great price of course."

The following nonstop flights between Baltimore/Washington and Jacksonville, Fla., begin today, May 4, 2010:

Nonstop Service between Baltimore/Washington and Jacksonville

AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI) and a Fortune 1000 company, 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

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