ATLANTA, June 11, 2002—Delta Air Lines (NYES: DAL) today announced it will offer customers a new daily, nonstop flight between Atlanta and Montego Bay, Jamaica, beginning Nov. 1, 2002. The new service is in addition to three daily flights between Atlanta and Montego Bay Delta already offers with codeshare partner Air Jamaica.
Air Jamaica intends to place its code on the new flight, as well. Delta will operate the new service using the Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
“This new service offers passengers additional flexibility for business or leisure travel, complementing Delta’s current service to the market,” said Paul Matsen, Delta’s senior vice president - International and Alliances.
Delta Air Lines, the world’s second largest carrier in terms of passengers carried and the leading U.S. airline across the Atlantic, offers 5,797 flights each day to 426 destinations in 77 countries on Delta, Delta Express, Delta Shuttle, Delta Connection and Delta’s worldwide partners. Delta is a founding member of SkyTeam, a global airline alliance that provides customers with extensive worldwide destinations, flights and services. For more information please go to delta.com.