Delta Connection Introduces Only Non-stop Jet Service Between Lansing, Mich. and Atlanta

Special Low Introductory Fares Invite Customers to Book Flights Soon

LANSING, Mich., May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Delta Connection brings the world closer to the residents of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula — thanks to new non-stop jet service between Lansing and Atlanta. Customers in Michigan’s capital city soon will be able to fly nonstop to Atlanta via new service from Delta Connection carrier Atlantic Southeast Airlines (ASA). Beginning Sept. 1, 2005, ASA will offer two daily round-trip flights between Lansing and Atlanta, using the popular 50-seat Bombardier CRJ200 aircraft.

Business travelers will enjoy the only non-stop service to Atlanta and appreciate the convenient connections offered from the world’s largest single- airline hub. With the new service, Delta Connection carriers ASA and Comair will offer Lansing customers the convenience of six daily non-stop flights — four to Cincinnati and two to Atlanta.

The new flight new schedule between Atlanta and Lansing, effective Sept. 1, 2005:

Flight Departs Arrives
4617* Lansing at 6:45 a.m. Atlanta at 8:48 a.m.
4621 Lansing at 3:20 p.m. Atlanta at 5:25 p.m.
4621 Atlanta at 12:55 p.m. Lansing at 2:50 p.m.
4624 Atlanta at 7:15 p.m. Lansing at 9:13 p.m.

*Effective Sept. 2, 2005

To celebrate the new service, Delta is offering a special introductory fare of $149 from now until June 15, 2005. Additional taxes/fees/restrictions apply. Fare shown is available only for purchase on delta.com or from a travel agent. See below for more details.

“Delta looks forward to connecting Lansing customers to the world via Atlanta,” said J.T. Fisher, president, Delta Connection, Inc. “With the new service, Lansing customers will gain access to more than 1,000 daily departures to nearly 500 worldwide destinations operated by Delta, the Delta Connection carriers and Delta’s codeshare partners.”

Known for its convenience, comfort and speed, the Bombardier CRJ carries passengers in a two-by-two seating arrangement; every seat is an aisle or window, with no middle seats. The plane can cruise at a speed of 530 mph at altitudes as high as 41,000 feet and is recognized as one of the quietest commercial jet aircraft in the world.

Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) is the world’s second-largest airline in terms of passengers carried and the leading U.S. carrier across the Atlantic, offering daily flights to 493 destinations in 87 countries on Delta, Song, Delta Shuttle, the Delta Connection carriers and its worldwide partners. Delta’s marketing alliances allow customers to earn and redeem frequent flier miles on more than 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. Customers can check in for flights, print boarding passes and check flight status at http://delta.com/ .

Terms and conditions:

A portion of travel may be provided by the Delta Connection carriers: Atlantic Southeast Airlines, Chautauqua, Comair, Sky West, codeshare partner American Eagle, or Song Delta’s low fare service. Restrictions: Fares shown are available for purchase only on delta.com or from your travel agent. Tickets cost $5 more if purchased from Delta over the telephone or $10 more if purchased at an airport or city ticket office, and these amounts are nonrefundable. Travel agents may impose an additional service charge for ticketing. Tickets are non-transferable. Seats are limited and fares may not be available on all flights or in all markets. Tickets: Fares shown are one- way. Roundtrip purchase required. Tickets must be purchased on or before June 15, 2005. Ticketing must be completed by midnight 1 day after the reservations are confirmed or at least 14 days prior to departure whichever occurs first, but no later than June 15, 2005. See delta.com for online ticket purchase requirements and restrictions. Travel Period: Travel to/from Lansing, MI may begin on or after September 1, 2005, and must be completed by October 13, 2005. Blackout Dates: Travel is not permitted September 2 and September 5, 2005. Fare Validity: Fares are valid in the Economy (Coach) cabin on Delta and Delta Connection carrier flights. All travel between Atlanta and Lansing, MI must be via nonstop service provided by Atlantic Southeast Airlines (ASA). Minimum Stay: None. Maximum Stay: Through October 13, 2005. Cancellations/Refunds/Changes: Fares are nonrefundable. Delta may permit you to apply a portion of the fare value to future travel upon payment of applicable fees and fare difference, otherwise the ticket will have no value. Contact a Delta agent or visit delta.com for details. Taxes/Fees: Fares do not include a $3.20 Federal Excise Tax which will be imposed on each flight segment in the passenger’s ticketed itinerary. A flight segment is defined as a takeoff and a landing. Fares do not include Passenger Facility Charge(s) of up to $18.00, depending on itinerary or September 11th Security Fee of up to $10 per round-trip. Miscellaneous: Fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Other restrictions may apply.

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