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AirTran Sponsor New Year Peach Drop

AirTran Airways, a
subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. , today announced that it will be the
presenting sponsor of the 16th annual Underground Atlanta’s Peach Drop on
New Year’s Eve. Officially named the “Peach Drop presented by AirTran
Airways,” the festivities will include activities and entertainment for
the whole family throughout the day and into the night, when shortly
before midnight, the fall of the 800-pound peach will commence the
countdown to the New Year. The Peach Drop is free to the public and activities begin at 12 noon on
Friday, December 31, 2004, at Underground Atlanta. Entertainers booked to
perform include Sister Hazel and Edwin McCain. For more information, visit

“We are thrilled to have AirTran Airways involved in the Peach Drop again
this year,” commented William Ciccaglione, general manager of Underground
Atlanta. “AirTran Airways is an asset to this community and we are pleased
to have their continued support.”

“We are excited to partner with Underground Atlanta for this remarkable
event for the second year in a row. We are delighted to be associated with
one of the Southeast’s most renowned events,” stated Tad Hutcheson,
marketing director for AirTran Airways.

Conveniently located near the Georgia State Capitol, World of Coca-Cola
and the Martin Luther King Jr. History Center, Underground Atlanta is a
great place to start the day visiting downtown’s attractions and events.
Located in the heart of the city, Underground offers a wide variety of
shops, restaurants and activities for everyone to enjoy. Explore six
blocks, twelve acres and three levels of shopping, restaurants and
entertainment! Call 404-523-2311 or visit for up-to-date information on Peach
Drop musical talent, family activities, and much more! The Peach Drop is
an Underground Atlanta event and will be broadcast live on WXIA, Atlanta’s
NBC affiliate.