Delta launches direct Atlanta, Athens flights

An official ceremony was held at Atlanta’s international airport on Wednesday on the occasion of the resumption of direct flights by Delta from Atlanta to Athens.This daily flight by Delta aims at filling a gap and to serve tourists and businesspersons from the western and southern states of the U.S.

Present at the ceremony was Greek Ambassador to the U.S. Alexandros Mallias who spoke of the “great importance which this direct airline link of Atlanta with Athens has for the support of the tourism flow and of trade and investment relations between the two countries, uniting the largest airline hub in the world with the most modern airport of southeast Europe.”