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Delta Adds New Service to Atlanta from Three U.S. Destinations

Customers in Burlington Vt., Green Bay, Wis. and Anchorage, Alaska benefit from extensive connection opportunities at the world’s largest airline hub

Jan 28, 2013

ATLANTA, Jan. 28, 2013 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) will add new service to Atlanta from Burlington, Vt., Green Bay, Wis. and Anchorage, Alaska, beginning this summer.

Delta’s service includes:

  • New nonstop year-round service between Atlanta and Burlington operated with MD-88 aircraft, featuring 16 First Class seats, 15 Economy Comfort seats and 118 seats in the economy cabin.
  • New service between Atlanta and Green Bay using two-class CRJ700 regional jets*, with nine First Class seats, eight Economy Comfort seats and 48 seats in the main cabin.
  • New summer seasonal service between Atlanta and Anchorage operated with Boeing 757 aircraft, featuring 24 First Class seats, 21 Economy Comfort seats and 135 economy seats.

Customers flying to Atlanta from these markets will have access to convenient connecting opportunities at the world’s largest single airline hub. From Atlanta, Delta operates more than 920 peak-day departures to 207 nonstop destinations, including 60 international destinations. In May 2012, the Atlanta Airport opened the new state-of-the-art Maynard H. Jackson Jr. International Terminal in collaboration with Delta. The new terminal is part of Delta’s more than $3 billion investment in enhanced global products, services and airport facilities.

Burlington, Green Bay and Anchorage customers also will benefit from the most first class seats offered by a U.S. airline, along with Delta’s popular Economy Comfort seating in the main cabin. In addition, Delta operates the largest Wi-Fi-enabled fleet in the world and onboard Wi-Fi will be offered on flights from Burlington, Green Bay and Anchorage to Atlanta.

Delta’s new service is scheduled as follows:

Burlington-Atlanta 

Service

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Service Begins

ATL-BTV

1995

8:30 p.m.

11:02 p.m.

June 6, 2013

BTV-ATL

2001

 7:15 a.m.

9:46 a.m.

June 7, 2013

Green Bay-Atlanta

*Operated by Delta Connection carrier ExpressJet

Service

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Service Begins

ATL-GRB

5223

7:05 p.m.

8:13 p.m.

June 10, 2013

GRB-ATL

5523

6:00 a.m.

9:07 a.m.

June 11, 2013

Anchorage-Atlanta

Service

Flight

Departs

Arrives

Service Begins

ATL-ANC

1776

3:00 p.m

6:30 p.m.

June 21, 2013

ANC-ATL

1785

 7:30 p.m.

6:35 a.m.

June 21, 2013

 Delta Air Lines serves more than 160 million customers each year. During the past year, Delta won 33 airline industry awards sweeping the major corporate travel surveys including Business Travel News, Travel Weekly, TravelAge West, Recommend Magazine and The Beat. Delta was also a recipient of the Secretary of Defense Freedom Award for exceptional support of National Guard and Reserve employees. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to nearly 318 destinations in 59 countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 700 aircraft. A founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance, Delta participates in the industry's leading trans-Atlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia. Including its worldwide alliance partners, Delta offers customers more than 13,000 daily flights, with hubs in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Cincinnati, Detroit, Memphis, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York-LaGuardia, New York-JFK, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City and Tokyo-Narita. The airline's service includes the SkyMiles frequent flier program, a world-class airline loyalty program; the award-winning BusinessElite service; and more than 50 Delta Sky Clubs in airports worldwide. Delta is investing more than $3 billion through 2013 in airport facilities and global products, services and technology to enhance the customer experience in the air and on the ground. Customers can check in for flights, print boarding passes, check bags and review flight status at delta.com

For further information: Delta Corporate Communications 404-715-2554


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