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MESABA REPORTS MAY TRAFFIC

 MINNEAPOLIS, June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Mesaba Aviation, Inc., today said that it flew 22.4 million revenue passenger miles during the month of May, a 32.1 percent increase when compared with 17 million revenue passenger miles flown during the same month last year (a revenue passenger mile equals one passenger flown one mile). The airline said it carried 107,240 passengers during the month, an increase of 28 percent over 83,806 passengers carried last May. Mesaba's load factor in May was 43.3 percent compared with 48.4 percent during the same month one year ago.
 Mesaba operates as Northwest Airlink under a marketing agreement with Northwest Airlines. The regional carrier provides connecting service to Northwest at Minneapolis/St. Paul International and Detroit Metropolitan airports. The airline currently serves 47 cities in 15 states and one Canadian province.
 Mesaba Aviation, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary of Minnesota- based AirTran Corporation. AirTran's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ National Market System under the symbol ATCC.
 MESABA AVIATION, INC.
 Monthly Operating Statistics
 Percent
 5/93 5/92 Change
 Passengers carried: 107,240 83,806 28.0
 Available seat miles: 51,840,262 35,087,243 47.7
 Revenue passenger miles: 22,441,138 16,982,747 32.1
 System-wide load factor:
 (Percent) 43.3 48.4 -5.1 pts.
 -0- 5/11/93
 /CONTACT: Jeffrey B. Jones of Mesaba Aviation, 612-726-5151, ext. 352 or (fax) 612-725-4901/
 (ATCC)


CO: Mesaba Aviation, Inc.; AirTran Corporation ST: Minnesota IN: AIR SU:

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