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AirTran Airways Launches Fare Sale To Destinations Nationwide

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

AirTran Airways Launches Fare Sale To Destinations Nationwide06:00 EDT Tuesday, July 10, 2012Airline Offers Sale Fares as low as $69 One-WayDALLAS, July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AirTran Airways, a wholly owned subsidiary of Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV), today announced a fare sale offering Customers air fares starting as low as $69 one-way to destinations nationwide (see Fare Rules below). These low fares are available today through July 20, 2012, 11:59 p.m. PT, for domestic travel every day except Sundays beginning August 20 through December 14, 2012 (blackout dates apply).Travelers may purchase these sale fares at www.airtran.com, from their local travel agent, or via AirTran Airways' reservations system at 1-800-AIR-TRAN. For reservations in Spanish, call 1-877-581-9842.Examples of these one-way, low fares* include (see Fare Rules below):$69 one-way between Akron-Canton and New York LaGuardia $69 one-way between Atlanta and Raleigh Durham $89 one-way between Milwaukee and Orlando $99 one-way between Indianapolis and CharlotteAirTran Airways was named the top airline in the 2012 Airline Quality Rating study and has achieved that ranking three times in the past five years. AirTran offers coast-to-coast service on North America's newest all-Boeing fleet. Fare Rules    One-way fares can be purchased today through July 20, 2012, 11:59 pm PT. Travel must take place between Aug. 20 and Dec. 14, 2012. Travel valid every day except Sundays.  Blackout dates include Sept. 3, 2012, Nov. 17, Nov. 20, Nov. 21, Nov. 24, and Nov. 26, 2012.  Displayed prices include all government taxes and fees (included in asterisked footnote below). A first bag may be checked for a fee of $20 each way and a second bag may be checked for a fee of $25 each way. Reservations may be made via AirTran Airways' Telephone Reservations Center for a fee of $15. Reservations may also be changed via AirTran Airways' Telephone Reservations Center for a $15 fee plus any applicable change fees and fare differences. Fares may be combined with other AirTran Airways combinable fares.  If combining with other fares, the most restrictive fare's rules apply. When combining fares, all rules and restrictions apply. All fares are non-refundable and a $75 fee per person applies to any change made after purchase, plus any applicable increase in airfare.  Seats are limited, subject to availability, and may not be available on all flights. Fares, routes, and schedules are subject to change without notice. Fares may vary by destinations, flight, and day of week and won't be available on some flights that operate during very busy travel times and holiday periods. Fares are nonrefundable but may be applied toward the purchase of future travel on AirTran Airways after applicable change fees and fare differences.  Fares are not available through the Group Desk.  Any change in the itinerary may result in an increase in fare. Fares are valid on published, scheduled service only. * Government-imposed taxes and fees are now included in the advertised fare. To comply with new government regulations, all airlines must include government-imposed taxes and fees in advertised air fares.www.airtran.comMEDIA: Please call Communications (214) 792-4847 | CUSTOMERS: Please call 800-Air-Tran (800-247-8726)SOURCE AirTran Airways