Delta to Start New Nonstop Service between Fargo, N.D. and Atlanta

      Delta to Start New Nonstop Service between Fargo, N.D. and Atlanta

Customers benefit from extensive connection opportunities at Delta's largest

PR Newswire

ATLANTA, July 10, 2013

ATLANTA, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) will add new
nonstop seasonal service between Fargo, N.D. and Atlanta, effective Dec. 21,


"We continue to see growing demand in this marketplace, especially from
customers wanting to connect to the Southeast and Latin America during the
winter season," said Joe Esposito, Delta's Managing Director – Domestic
Network Planning. "With this new seasonal service, Fargo customers will have
access to more than 200 nonstop destinations at the world's largest single
airline hub."

The Saturday-only service between Fargo's Hector International Airport and
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport will be operated by Delta
Connection carrier ExpressJet using a two-class Canadair CRJ-900, equipped
with 12 First Class seats, 12 Economy Comfort seats and 52 seats in the main

In addition to First Class seating, Fargo customers will benefit from onboard
Wi-Fi as Delta operates the largest WiFi-equipped fleet in the world,
including all Delta Connection two-class regional jets.

"We are delighted that Delta is providing seasonal service through their
Atlanta hub," said Shawn Dobberstein, Executive Director of Fargo's
International Airport. "The Saturday service will be extremely popular for
travelers in our region who are seeking connections to warm weather
destinations this winter."

Delta's new nonstop seasonal service between Fargo and Atlanta is scheduled as

Service Flight Departs   Arrives    Service Begins Service Ends
ATL-FAR 5180   7:15 p.m. 9:30 p.m.  Dec. 21, 2013  March 29, 2014
FAR-ATL 5181   6:15 a.m. 10:10 a.m. Dec. 21, 2013  March 29, 2014

Delta Air Lines serves more than 160 million customers each year. Delta was
named by Fortune magazine as the most admired airline worldwide in its 2013
World's Most Admired Companies airline industry list, topping the list for the
second time in three years. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and
the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 330 destinations in 65
countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs nearly
80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 700
aircraft. The airline is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and
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 15,000 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. Delta is investing more than $3 billion in airport facilities
and global products, services and technology to enhance the customer
experience in the air and on the ground. Additional information is available
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SOURCE Delta Air Lines

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