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Belize gets new airlift from Delta

The Belize Tourism Board is pleased to announce that Delta Airlines has confirmed non-stop service from Atlanta to Belize commencing December 11th, 2004.

Delta’s Boeing 737 aircraft has a seating capacity of 150 passengers and will offer customers non-stop flight on Saturdays only between its Atlanta, Georgia hub and Belize.

The flights will leave Atlanta at 10:30 a.m. and arrive in Belize at 12:40 p.m.  On its return, it will leave Belize at 2:15 p.m. to arrive in Atlanta at 6:10 p.m.

“We are enthused by Delta’s presence in Belize,” comments Tourism Minister, Mark Espat.

“The recent developments in the airline industry have aided in building greater confidence among tourism stakeholders, both locally and internationally. This new flight will mean easier and more accessible travel to and from Belize and Atlanta, as well as provide more options for visitors wishing to vacation in Belize,” Espat noted.