AirTran Airways Adds Flights to Help Paint Miami Blue for Big Game

- Official Airline of the Colts Gives Fans More Ways to Cheer On Their Team -

Jan 26, 2010, 11:25 ET from AirTran Airways

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), announced today it will add additional flights between Indianapolis and both Miami International Airport and Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport to accommodate Colts fans heading to Miami for the Big Game.

"As the official airline of the Colts, we wanted to be a team player and help ensure that every Colts fan who wants to be at the Big Game can get there," said Tad Hutcheson, vice president of marketing and sales, AirTran Airways. "We wish the Colts luck as they move forward to finish this magical season."

Nonstop Service From Indianapolis To Miami and Fort Lauderdale

From

To

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Date

Indianapolis

Miami

1943

2:21 p.m.

5:01 p.m.

2/5/10

Indianapolis

Fort Lauderdale

1940

8:10 a.m.

10:40 a.m.

2/7/10

Nonstop Service To Indianapolis From Fort Lauderdale and Miami

From

To

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Date

Fort Lauderdale

Indianapolis

1948

11:05 a.m.

1:40 p.m.

2/8/10

Miami

Indianapolis

1949

12:00 p.m.

2:55 p.m.

2/8/10

Passengers may purchase tickets online at http://www.airtran.com, by calling AirTran Airways at 800-AIR-TRAN, by visiting the AirTran Airways ticket counter at the airport or calling their travel agent.

AirTran Airways recently demonstrated its commitment to the Indianapolis Colts by designing a custom-painted blue and white airplane, called Colts 1, in honor of the airline's partnership with the team.  Last weekend, AirTran Airways CEO Bob Fornaro won a friendly wager with JetBlue CEO Dave Barger on the outcome of the AFC Championship game between the Colts and the JetBlue-backed New York Jets.  

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 two years.  AirTran is the only major airline with Wi-Fi on every flight and offers coast-to-coast service on North America's newest all-Boeing fleet. Its low-cost, high-quality product also includes assigned seating, Business Class and complimentary XM Satellite Radio on every flight. To book a flight, visit http://www.airtran.com.

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