17 June 2014
Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) said it has launched nonstop service from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport to Hong Kong.
The new market is Delta´s latest addition in the buildup of its Seattle hub and its fifth new international destination from Seattle in the last year.
With the launch of Hong Kong service, Delta customers now have nonstop access to nine long-haul international destinations from Seattle more than all other airlines combined including the top five destinations in Asia and three of the top four destinations in Europe. Delta said it is the only carrier to offer nonstop service from Seattle to Amsterdam, Hong Kong, Paris, Shanghai and Tokyo-Haneda. Delta is also the only carrier to offer full flat-bed seats with direct aisle access in BusinessElite on every long-haul international flight from Seattle along with Economy Comfort seating and entertainment on demand in every seat throughout the aircraft.
Delta Air Lines serves nearly 165 million customers each year. Additional information is available on delta.com, Twitter @Delta, Google.com/+Delta, Facebook.com/delta and Delta´s blog takingoff.delta.com.