BOSTON – Feb. 13, 2008 – With its summer 2008 schedule, Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) will continue to offer Boston customers nonstop service to New Orleans on Saturdays through the fall, as well as flights to popular summer destinations in Canada and the U.S. southeast. Daily service to Quebec City, Quebec and Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island returns to the schedule June 13. Bostonians wanting to get some sun while lying on the beach or hitting the links can take advantage of weekend nonstop service to Myrtle Beach, S.C. beginning May 3.
“We are pleased to offer our customers the opportunity to enjoy the idyllic destinations of Charlottetown and Quebec City,” said Bob Cortelyou, Delta's vice president of Network Planning. “We are also proud to continue weekend nonstop service to New Orleans from Boston, making it easier to get to the 'Big Easy'.”
Customers may purchase tickets for the flights beginning today at delta.com. Flights are scheduled as follows:
Delta’s nonstop service between Boston and Myrtle Beach, S.C.*
|5333||Boston at 9:40 a.m.||Myrtle Beach at 11:53 a.m.||May 3, 2008||weekends|
|5332||Myrtle Beach at 12:25 p.m.||Boston at 2:36 p.m.||May 3, 2008||weekends|
Delta’s nonstop service between Boston and Quebec City, Quebec*
|5470||Boston at 6 p.m.||Quebec City at 7:20 p.m.||June 13, 2008||Daily|
|5471||Quebec City at 7 a.m.||Boston at 8:20 a.m.||June 14, 2008||Daily|
Delta’s nonstop service between Boston and Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island*
|5416||Boston at 12:15 p.m.||Charlottetown at 2:52 p.m.||June 13, 2008||Daily|
|5415||Charlottetown at 3:22 p.m.||Boston at 4:13 p.m.||June 13, 2008||Daily|
Delta’s nonstop service between Boston and New Orleans*
|5077||Boston at 8:30 a.m.||New Orleans at 11:01 a.m.||Feb. 2, 2008||Saturdays|
|5076||New Orleans at 4 p.m.||Boston at 8:10 p.m.||Feb. 2, 2008||Saturdays|
In addition, Delta customers who enjoy the summer beauty of Maine will have added flexibility in traveling to Bangor, with the addition of a third frequency to the weekly schedule.
Delta serves more destinations from Boston than any carrier, offering customers nonstop access to seven Florida cities – Fort Lauderdale, Fort Myers, Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa, Sarasota and West Palm Beach – in addition to transcontinental flights to the West Coast and extensive choices for flights to Delta’s hubs in Atlanta, Cincinnati, New York City (JFK) and Salt Lake City where customers can connect to destinations worldwide.
Delta’s Terminal A at Logan International Airport offers customers state-of-the-art technology to ensure a convenient and enjoyable travel experience. This includes self-service kiosks and Gate Information Display Screens.
Delta Air Lines operates service to more worldwide destinations than any airline with Delta and Delta Connection flights to 314 destinations in 59 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 36 trans-Atlantic markets. To Latin America and the Caribbean, Delta offers more than 600 weekly flights to 65 destinations. Delta's marketing alliances also allow customers to earn and redeem SkyMiles on nearly 14,000 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 479 worldwide destinations in 107 countries. Customers can check in for flights, print boarding passes and check flight status at delta.com.
A portion of travel for some itineraries may be on the Delta Connection® carriers: Atlantic Southeast Airlines, Chautauqua, Comair, ExpressJet, Freedom Airlines, Pinnacle Airlines, Shuttle America, and SkyWest.