PRNewswire-FirstCall ATLANTA Nov. 20 :
Delta Air Lines continues to add new service between the United States and
Europe, announcing today it will offer customers more flights this summer
from Atlanta to London and Munich, Germany.
From its Atlanta hub, Delta will offer customers a second flight to Munich
starting May 5, and a fourth flight to London-Gatwick starting June 1. The
additional flight to Munich will operate five times weekly
(Wednesday-Sunday) until Oct. 10. The additional flight to London will
operate six times weekly (Tuesday-Sunday) until Sept. 30.
“With the addition of another flight to Munich, Atlanta becomes the number
one gateway to Germany, offering customers more departures to more points
in Germany than any other U.S. gateway,” said Subodh Karnik, Delta`s
senior vice president—Network and Revenue Management. “Delta`s Atlanta
hub is also the premier gateway to London-Gatwick, offering customers more
flights from a single gateway than any other U.S. airline.”
From Atlanta, Delta offers two daily flights to Frankfurt, Germany and one
daily flight to Stuttgart, Germany. Delta offers three daily flights to
London-Gatwick and one daily flight to Manchester from Atlanta.
The new international service will be flown with Boeing 767-300ER
aircraft, featuring Delta`s award-winning BusinessElite service.
Delta Air Lines, the world`s second largest airline in terms of passengers
carried and the leading U.S. carrier across the Atlantic, offers 6,408
flights each day to 457 destinations in 82 countries on Delta, Song, 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