Atlas Pipeline Partners to Offer Common Units

Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. plans to sell 750,000 of its common units through underwriters led by Friedman, Billings, Ramsey & Co., Inc. and KeyBanc Capital Markets, a division of McDonald Investments Inc. pursuant to an effective registration statement on Form S-3 previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. APL has also granted the underwriters an option to purchase an additional 112,500 common units to cover over-allotments, if any.

Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. owns and operates approximately 1,380 miles of natural gas gathering pipeline in western Pennsylvania, western New York and eastern Ohio. The Partnership is paid a fee for the natural gas volumes that are gathered and transported through its pipeline system from approximately 4,500 wells that are currently connected to the system.

For more complete information about Atlas Pipeline Partners and the offering, you may obtain a prospectus by submitting requests to The Prospectus Department, Friedman, Billings Ramsey, 1001 19th Street, North Arlington, Virginia, 22209. Their telephone number is 703 469 1023.