8-K 1 d8k.htm FORM 8-K Form 8-K





Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) April 22, 2008




AirTran Holdings, Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)



State of Incorporation: Nevada


Commission file number: 1-15991    I.R.S. Employer Identification No: 58-2189551

9955 AirTran Boulevard, Orlando, Florida 32827

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

(407) 318-5600

(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)



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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

On Tuesday, April 22, 2008 the registrant’s management conducted a presentation at the 2008 New York Airfinance Conference.

A copy of management’s presentation slides is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.

The information in this Form 8-K is being furnished under Item 7.01 and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of such section, nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.

Forward Looking Information

Statements regarding the Company’s operational and financial success, business model, expectations about future success, competitive environment, unit revenues, improved operational performance and our ability to maintain or improve our low costs are forward-looking statements and are not historical facts. Instead, they are estimates or projections involving numerous risks or uncertainties, including but not limited to, consumer demand and acceptance of services offered by the Company, the Company’s ability to maintain current cost levels, fare levels and actions by competitors, regulatory matters and general economic conditions. Additional information concerning factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements is contained from time to time in the Company’s SEC filings, including but not limited to the Company’s annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007. The Company disclaims any obligation or duty to update or correct any of its forward-looking statements.


Item 8.01. Other Events


Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.


(c) Exhibits.


  99.1     Presentation provided at the 2008 New York Airfinance Conference.


Pursuant to the Requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this Report to be signed on its behalf by the Undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


    AirTran Holdings, Inc.
Date: April 24, 2008   By:  

/s/ Richard P. Magurno

    Richard P. Magurno
    Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary