AirTran to return scheduled services to Gulfport/Biloxi

N935AT, originally uploaded by bwione.

AirTran Airways (Orlando and Atlanta) will resume scheduled operations to Gulfport/Biloxi from both Atlanta and Tampa starting on January 8, 2010 with Boeing 717s. The carrier had been operating charters to the area devastated by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.

Press release:

Copyright Photo: Tony Storck. Boeing 717-231 N935AT (msn 55069) with special “Orlando Makes Me Smile” titles prepares to land on runway 33L at BWI.