Delta Brings Tropical Breezes Closer to Customers in Cincinnati, Salt Lake City

Airline adds flights to Cancun, announces new service between Cincinnati and Montego Bay

ATLANTA, March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) customers planning vacations in sunny, south-of-the-border locations will enjoy more frequent nonstop flight options from the airline’s Cincinnati and Salt Lake City hubs just in time for this year’s summer travel season.

– Effective June 1, Delta will expand to daily its nonstop service
between Cincinnati and Cancun and between Salt Lake City and Cancun,
adding to existing weekend service from both hubs; and
– Beginning June 4, Delta will introduce its first-ever nonstop service
between Cincinnati and Montego Bay, Jamaica, with one round-trip flight
on Saturdays and Sundays — bringing to 11 the number of international
destinations served from Cincinnati by Delta and Delta Connection
carrier Comair.

Customers can visit immediately to make reservations for the new flights between Cincinnati and Montego Bay, while the additional weekday service to Cancun will be available for sale beginning April 2. Flights in both markets will be operated using Boeing 737-800 aircraft.

“Delta is pleased to continue to expand service to customers between two of our largest hubs and increasingly popular destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean,” said James Sarvis, Delta’s director — Latin America and Caribbean. “This growth supports our recently announced transformation strategy of providing more service to more customers on the most popular international routes.”

In recent months Delta has expanded its presence throughout Latin America and the Caribbean with new or increased service to Belize City, Belize; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Cabo San Lucas and Cozumel, Mexico; Liberia and San Jose, Costa Rica; Nassau, Bahamas; Providenciales, Turks and Caicos; Santiago, Dominican Republic (effective May 1); Sao Paulo, Brazil; and St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.

Delta’s new daily schedule between Cincinnati and Cancun, Mexico, effective June 1, 2005

Flight Departs Arrives
1787 Cincinnati at 9:07 a.m. Cancun at 10:13 a.m.
719 Cancun at 1:00 p.m. Cincinnati at 5:16 p.m.

Delta’s new daily schedule between Salt Lake City and Cancun, Mexico, effective June 1, 2005

Flight Departs Arrives
1821 Salt Lake City at 10:08 a.m. Cancun at 3:43 p.m.
1750 Cancun at 3:20 p.m. Salt Lake City at 6:43 p.m.

Delta’s new schedule between Cincinnati and Montego Bay, Jamaica, effective June 4, 2005

Flight Departs Arrives
220* Cincinnati at 9:10 a.m. Montego Bay at 11:35 a.m.
227* Montego Bay at 12:55 p.m. Cincinnati at 5:15 p.m.

*Service operated Saturdays/Sundays only

Delta 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 503 destinations in 89 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 book SimpliFares(TM), check in for flights, print boarding passes and check their flight status at

A portion of travel for some itineraries may be on the Delta Connection carriers: Atlantic Southeast Airlines, Comair; and SkyTeam partner Aeromexico.

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