AirTran Airways Reports August Traffic

Sep 02, 2010, 15:40 ET from AirTran Airways

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), today reported traffic for the month of August 2010.

AirTran Airways August 2010 Traffic

(Preliminary)

August 2010

August 2009

Change

Revenue Passenger Miles (000)

1,878,317

1,846,137

1.7 percent

Available Seat Miles (000)

2,221,894

2,175,407

2.1 percent

Load Factor

84.5 percent

84.9 percent

-0.4 points

Passengers Enplaned

2,278,242

2,304,135

-1.1 percent

Y-T-D 2010

Y-T-D 2009

Change

Revenue Passenger Miles (000)

13,473,468

12,709,857

6.0 percent

Available Seat Miles (000)

16,426,810

15,721,861

4.5 percent

Load Factor

82.0 percent

80.8 percent

1.2 points

Passengers Enplaned

16,784,462

16,296,002

3.0 percent

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 http://www.airtran.com

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