Air Tran Adds Non Stops To Orlando!


Dec 28, 2004
AirTran Airways Starts New Mid-Day Service to Orlando
Affordable Daily Nonstop Flights to Richmond’s Most Popular Florida Destination Start Today.
Richmond International Airport, VA, November 8, 2005: AirTran Airways today initiated new nonstop service between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Orlando, the region’s most popular Florida destination.
AirTran Airways offers the following Orlando schedule to/from Richmond, effective immediately:
Nonstop Service from Richmond to Orlando
To Departs Arrives Frequency
Orlando 12:18 p.m. 2:18 p.m. Daily

Nonstop Service to Richmond from Orlando
From Departs Arrives Frequency
Orlando 1:23 p.m. 3:23 p.m. Daily

AirTran, in addition, will add a fifth daily departure to its Atlanta hub on November 16th, and new nonstop service to Ft. Myers, FL, on February 15, 2006. All flights to and from RIC will be served by the airline’s popular Boeing 717 aircraft.
AirTran Airways, one of America's largest low-fare airlines with 6,700 friendly, professional Crew Members, operates over 500 daily flights to 49 destinations. The airline's hub is at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, where it is the second largest carrier. AirTran Airways recently added the fuel-efficient Boeing 737-700 aircraft to create America's youngest all-Boeing fleet. The airline is also the first carrier to install XM Satellite Radio on a commercial aircraft. For reservations or more information, visit (America Online Keyword: AirTran).
Richmond International Airport (RIC) serves as the gateway airport for Virginia’s Capital Region. More than 2.8 million passengers are expected to travel through RIC in 2005 aboard seven major airlines to 22 nonstop domestic destinations. The airport is in the final phase of a multi-year capital improvement program, with projects such as the construction of a new 170,000 sq ft bi-level terminal, an expanded security screening checkpoint area, and a new central utility plant underway.