Airline Celebrates 7 New Routes to Vegas with a Chance to Win a Trip on 7/7/07
ORLANDO, Fla. — AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), confirmed that seven is, indeed, a lucky number — especially for the airline’s passengers. To celebrate its seven new routes to McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Nev., AirTran Airways will send one winner and seven of his or her friends to Las Vegas, where they will stay at The Palms Casino Resort.
In addition to nonstop service from Atlanta, the airline is introducing nonstop service between Las Vegas and James M. Cox Dayton International Airport in Dayton, Ohio; Akron Canton Airport in Akron, Ohio; Flint/Bishop International Airport in Flint, Mich.; Greater Rochester International Airport in Rochester, N.Y.; General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee, Wis.; Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington-Normal, Ill.; and Quad City International Airport in Moline, Ill.
To enter for a chance to win the Las Vegas trip, passengers must belong to AirTran Airways‘ award-winning frequent flyer program, A+ Rewards. Sign-up is free on airtran.com, where the contest will be hosted until July 7, 2007. For details on this promotion, visit http://www.airtran.com/lucky7.
The Palms Casino Resort features a two-acre pool complex complete with The Glass Bar featuring a glass floor for viewing the pool below and The Waterfall Bar hidden behind a 12-foot waterfall. Palms Spa offers body treatments, facials, massages and cardiovascular machines. The Palms Casino Resort’s 95,000-square-foot casino includes slots, table games, two poker rooms and a 190-seat race and sportsbook. Dining options includes Alize, a fine-dining dinner restaurant located on the 55th floor. The restaurant offers views of the Strip with floor-to-ceiling windows. Garduno’s serves Mexican fare for lunch and dinner, including a Sunday margarita buffet. The restaurant offers indoor and poolside patio seating. Rain nightclub contains an elevated dance floor with fireballs. Guestrooms at The Palms Casino Resort feature floor-to- ceiling windows. Beds offer pillowtop mattresses, Frette Italian linens, and down comforters and pillows
AirTran Airways, a Fortune 1000 company and one of America’s largest low- fare airlines with more than 8,700 friendly, professional Crew Members, operates more than 700 daily flights to 56 destinations. The airline’s hub is at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, where it is the second largest carrier. AirTran Airways‘ aircraft features the fuel-efficient Boeing 737-700 and 717-200 to create America’s youngest all-Boeing fleet. The airline is also the first carrier to install XM Satellite Radio on a commercial aircraft and the only airline with Business Class and XM Satellite Radio on every flight. For reservations or more information, visit http://www.airtran.com (America Online Keyword: AirTran).