AirTran Airways just announced it will add an additional 2,500 jobs. The airline currently employs more 7,700 PILOT and crew members. The plan is to create 500 new positions each year, including PILOTS, flight attendants, mechanics and customer service representatives.
AirTran currently operates 230 flights out of Georgia each day, and more than 700 flights daily nationwide; they plan to add more than 80 new Boeing 737s to the fleet, as well as new routes throughout the country.
The airline has also made large investments in infrastructure, from a multi-million dollar hangar to multiple call centers. AirTran is one of America’s largest low-fare airlines flying daily to to 50 destinations. The airline’s fleet features the fuel-efficient Boeing 737-700 and 717-200 to create America’s youngest all-Boeing fleet.
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