ATA Increases Non-Stop Service from Chicago-Midway To New York's LaGuardia and Washington's Reagan National

INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- ATA (American Trans Air, Inc.) announced today that service between Chicago-Midway and New York's LaGuardia Airport will increase to five daily round trips beginning April 2, 2000. In addition, a third daily round trip will be added to the Midway/Reagan Washington National schedule that begins on April 3, 2000.

ATA currently operates three daily non-stop flights between Chicago-Midway and LaGuardia. New non-stop service from Chicago to Washington, D.C. was announced last week with two daily flights.

"The increased scheduled service in these important cities gives ATA the ability to better serve our customers, while at the same time take advantage of greater operational efficiencies," said Rick Larsen, ATA's Vice President of Marketing. "Our passengers win with expanded, low-cost air fare and more choices as we continue to focus on meeting the needs of our customers."