ATA.Com Sale Starts Today

INDIANAPOLIS—(BUSINESS WIRE)—Aug. 30, 2002—ATA (American Trans Air, Inc.)(Nasdaq:ATAH) today launched an “ATA.Com Sale” featuring online fare specials from $43 (off-peak, each way based on round-trip purchase) to and from some of its most popular destinations.
Tickets are available for purchase beginning today exclusively through the Company`s website, ATA.Com. Fares are for travel September 3 through December 11, 2002.(a) Tickets must be purchased by Tuesday, September 10, 2002, midnight (E.S.T.).(a)

ATA provides assigned seating and has no advance-purchase or minimum-stay requirements. The carrier also offers customer service amenities and conveniences including curbside check-in and electronic-ticket capabilities in most of the markets it serves to make a customer`s trip as hassle-free and relaxing as possible.

To make a reservation, contact your travel agent or call 1-800-I-FLY-ATA, or en Espanol at 1-800-VUELA-ATA, or visit the Company`s website at

Now in its 29th year, ATA is the nation`s 10th largest passenger carrier based on revenue passenger miles. ATA operates significant scheduled service from Chicago-Midway and Indianapolis to over 40 business and vacation destinations. Stock of the Company`s parent company, ATA Holdings Corp. (formerly Amtran, Inc.), is traded on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol “ATAH.”