ATLANTA, Aug. 6, 2008 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today announced the addition of a nonstop frequency between Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and San Juan, Puerto Rico, starting Nov. 22, 2008.

This new flight complements Delta’s daily nonstop service between San Juan and Atlanta and New York-JFK, and will be the fifth daily frequency Delta offers between Atlanta and San Juan.

“For more than 50 years, San Juan has been a very successful market for Delta, and today is the destination with the highest number of flights and passengers for our airline in the Caribbean basin,” said Christophe Didier, Delta’s vice president for Sales and Government Affairs for Latin America and the Caribbean.

Delta’s added flight between Atlanta and San Juan from Nov. 22, 2008: 

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
DL 417 Atlanta at 8:30 a.m. San Juan at 12:59 p.m. Daily
DL 422 San Juan at 1:55 p.m. Atlanta at 4:59 p.m. Daily

Delta Air Lines operates service to more worldwide destinations than any airline with Delta and Delta Connection flights to 312 destinations in 61 countries. Delta has added more international capacity than any major U.S. airline during the last two years and is the leader across the Atlantic with flights to 44 trans-Atlantic markets. To Latin America and the Caribbean, Delta offers 393 weekly flights to 47 destinations. Delta's marketing alliances also allow customers to earn and redeem SkyMiles on more than 16,000 flights offered by SkyTeam and other partners. Delta is a founding member of SkyTeam, a global airline alliance that provides customers with extensive worldwide destinations, flights and services. Including its SkyTeam and worldwide codeshare partners, Delta offers flights to 500 worldwide destinations in 105 countries. Customers can check in for flights, print boarding passes, check bags and flight status at

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