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Delta to Launch Atlanta-Hollywood Service in 2019

Delta to Launch Atlanta-Hollywood Service in 2019

Delta Air Lines announced plans for twice-daily non-stop service from Atlanta to Hollywood next summer.
The new flight will operate between Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and Hollywood Burbank Airport starting on July 8, 2019.
Noting the importance of the city, Delta Vice President Ranjam Goswami said, “If LA is the entertainment capital of the world, Burbank is the heart of the action.”
The Atlanta-based carrier will operate the new flights using Boeing 737-700 aircraft …

Delta Sees Increase in Traffic and Capacity for October

Delta Sees Increase in Traffic and Capacity for October

Delta Air Lines announced operational results for October 2018. The airline carried 16.5 million passengers in the month, a record for the month of October.
The Atlanta-based carrier’s total system traffic for the month was 18.78 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, a year-over-year increase of 2.7%, up from 18.29 billion in October 2017. Domestic traffic rose 3.2%, while international traffic rose 1.6%.
Total system-wide capacity for the month also increased, up …

Delta Proposes Service Linking Minneapolis with Shanghai

Delta Proposes Service Linking Minneapolis with Shanghai

Delta Air Lines said it would like to operate a new route from Shanghai to Minneapolis starting in 2020.
The airline submitted a proposal to the U.S. Department of Transportation for permission to operate this route. It would be the first non-stop from the state of Minnesota to China and it is also subject to approval by the Chinese government.
Delta would operate the route using Airbus A350-900 aircraft. The Atlanta-based airline …

Delta to Link Boston with Edinburgh

Delta to Link Boston with Edinburgh

Delta Air Lines announced plans to add new service from Boston to Edinburgh next year. The route is the airline’s eighth international offering from Boston.
The Scottish government said the flight will open further opportunities for trade between the two countries.
“Direct air links to the United States of America play an important role for Scotland’s economy, so I warmly welcome the announcement of this new service between Edinburgh and Boston,” said …

Delta Reports Record September, with Increase in Traffic and Capacity

Delta Reports Record September, with Increase in Traffic and Capacity

Delta Air Lines announced operational results for September 2018. The airline carried 15.2 million passengers in the month, a record for the month of September.
The Atlanta-based carrier’s total system traffic for the month was 18.3 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, a year-over-year increase of 3.7%, up from 17.65 billion in September 2017. Domestic traffic rose 5.4%, while international traffic rose 1.1%.
Total system-wide capacity for the month also increased, up …

Delta to Introduce Non-Stop Service Between Boston and Lisbon

Delta to Introduce Non-Stop Service Between Boston and Lisbon

Delta Air Lines announced the addition of seasonal non-stop service between Lisbon and Boston. The inaugural flight will be on May 23, 2019
The flight replaces Delta’s current seasonal service between Lisbon and Atlanta.
The airline will operate the flight with Boeing 757 aircraft. The 757 has 20 seats in Delta’s Premium Select premium-economy cabin, 29 seats in the airline’s premium-economy lite section, and 150 seats in coach. All passengers have access …

Delta to Offer Non-Stop Service from Detroit to Honolulu

Delta to Offer Non-Stop Service from Detroit to Honolulu

Delta Air Lines announced plans for new non-stop service linking Detroit and Honolulu starting next June.
The airline will operate the flights using Boeing 767-300ER aircraft.  The 767 has 25 lie-flat beds in the Delta One business-class cabin as well as 29 seats in Delta Comfort+, the carrier’s premium economy lite section, and 171 seats in coach. Seats in Delta One are 21” wide and have a pitch of 76.5” to …