AirTran Airways Reports February Traffic

Mar 02, 2011, 15:51 ET from AirTran Airways

ORLANDO, Fla., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), today reported traffic for the month of February.

For the month, traffic grew by 2.7 percent to more than 1.3 billion revenue passenger miles. The airline enplaned more than 1.66 million passengers, a 2.4 percent increase over the same period last year.

AirTran Airways February 2011 Traffic

(Preliminary)

February 2011

February 2010

Change

Revenue Passenger Miles (000)

1,330,236

1,294,743

2.7 percent

Available Seat Miles (000)

1,730,329

1,724,510

0.3 percent

Load Factor

76.9 percent

75.1 percent

1.8 points

Passengers Enplaned

1,668,345

1,628,794

2.4 percent

Y-T-D 2011

Y-T-D 2010

Change

Revenue Passenger Miles (000)

2,696,501

2,652,477

1.7 percent

Available Seat Miles (000)

3,555,834

3,609,463

-1.5 percent

Load Factor

75.8 percent

73.5 percent

2.3 points

Passengers Enplaned

3,372,683

3,343,557

0.9 percent

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.

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SOURCE AirTran Airways



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