Delta Air Lines celebrates the 15th anniversary of service in Albany,
N.Y., on Sunday. Delta began service from Albany on Feb. 1, 1989, with two
daily roundtrip flights to Atlanta and one daily nonstop flight to
Portland, Maine. Today, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer
seven daily departures to its two largest hubs—Atlanta and Cincinnati.
“Delta has proudly served Albany for 15 years, providing continuous
service and growth,” said Vicki Escarra, Delta`s chief marketing officer.
“Today, we help customers in Albany reach the world through our hubs in
Atlanta and Cincinnati, where passengers enjoy hundreds of convenient
“We`re grateful to the community and our customers in Albany for all of
their support, and look forward to serving them for many years to come,”
Delta is celebrating its 15 years in Albany with special sale fares
between Albany and many popular destinations throughout the United States.
Tickets must be purchased by Feb. 11, and all travel must be completed by
March 31, 2004. Fares require a 14-day advance, round-trip purchase and a
Saturday night stay. Some blackout dates apply.
Delta Air Lines is proud to celebrate its 75th anniversary in 2004. As the
world`s second largest airline in terms of passengers carried and the
leading U.S. carrier across the Atlantic, Delta offers 7,318 flights each
day to 487 destinations in 82 countries on Delta, Song, Delta Shuttle,
Delta Connection and Delta`s worldwide partners. Delta was the first U.S.
airline to operate regional jets and currently utilizes the largest RJ
fleet. 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 visit delta.com .
A portion of travel for some itineraries may be on the Delta Connection
carriers: Atlantic Coast Airlines, Atlantic Southeast Airlines,
Chautauqua, Comair, and SkyWest; codeshare partner American Eagle or other
relevant codeshare partner; or Song, Delta`s low fare service.