AirTran Airways Expands Caribbean Flight Service

AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc., announced its addition of Punta Cana, Dominican Republic to its Caribbean service, to begin February 11, 2011. Punta Cana will be the airlines fifth Caribbean destination following Aruba, Cancun, Mexico; Montego Bay, Jamaica; and Nassau/Paradise Island in the Bahamas.

Starting next February, roundtrip, nonstop flights will begin twice weekly between Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and Punta Cana International Airport. Wednesdays and Saturdays, the first flight will depart Atlanta at 10:20 a.m. and get into Punta Cana at 3:00 p.m.; the second flight will depart Punta Cana at 3:45 and get into Atlanta at 6:45 p.m. Connections to Punta Cana will also be available from more than 40 cities through Atlanta, New York, Washington, Boston, Baltimore, Milwaukee and Orlando.

Visit www.airtran.com.

DAILY NEWS & DEALS NEWSLETTER

Like this story? Subscribe to Daily News & Deals!

Featuring breaking news on the latest product launches, deals, sales promotions, and executive appointments. Be sure to sign-up for this free industry daily newsletter.

Suggested Articles:

Circa Resort & Casino, Downtown Las Vegas’ first resort-casino built from the ground up in four decades, is now open. Here's what guests can expect.

Hotell Reisen is undergoing a refurbishment and will be available on unbranded as of December 1, with plans to join The Unbound Collection in 2021.

Free testing guarantees all customers over two years old and crew on board have tested negative before departure, United says. Learn more here.