Delta Offers Big Miles for the Big Apple

Earn Double SkyMiles(R) for Travel between New York City and Atlanta or Dallas/Ft. Worth

ATLANTA, March 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) is offering SkyMiles program members double miles for flights between New York’s La Guardia Airport (LGA) and Atlanta (ATL) or Dallas/Ft. Worth (DFW) through June 9, 2005.

This offer is applicable for direct flights between New York and Atlanta and connecting flights between New York and Dallas/Ft. Worth through Atlanta and Cincinnati. With hourly service from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. and 32 flights per weekday, Delta offers more flights between La Guardia Airport and Hartsfield- Jackson Atlanta International Airport than any other carrier.

To earn the double miles, SkyMiles members must enroll prior to travel at Members will earn double miles on every qualifying Delta and Delta Connection(R) carrier segment purchased and flown through June 9, 2005. SkyMiles members may earn an additional 1,000 bonus miles when flying on a round-trip ticket purchased at

“Delta has always had a strong presence in New York City and the South, and this offer provides SkyMiles members with a great opportunity to earn double miles when flying between these popular destinations,” said Jeff Robertson, director of the SkyMiles program. “Plus, customers can experience other exciting and recently implemented Delta initiatives such as our new SimpliFares and a simplified SkyMiles program.”

Earlier this year, Delta simplified its SkyMiles program and made it easier for members to qualify for Medallion(R) status. The airline also introduced a new fare structure called SimpliFares(TM), which offer low fares with no Saturday night stay requirement. These fares are good 365 days a year and are applicable for travel in the 48 contiguous states.

SkyMiles members earn miles by flying Delta, Song(R), Delta Shuttle, Delta Connection, Delta AirElite(R) and Delta’s SkyTeam partners, including Northwest Airlines and Continental Airlines. The program offers additional mileage-building opportunities through SkyMiles partners such as the Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express,, participating hotels, car rental companies, telecommunication services, restaurants, floral and gift retailers and financial, mortgage and realty services.

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 497 destinations in 88 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. For more information, please visit .

A portion of travel for some itineraries may be on the Delta Connection carriers: Atlantic Southeast Airlines, Chautauqua, Comair, and SkyWest; codeshare partner American Eagle, or Song, Delta’s low fare service.

Please allow up to 8 weeks after travel is completed for miles to appear in accounts. Earn double miles for each flown one-way or round-trip flight operated by Delta and the Delta Connection carriers between New York (LGA) and Atlanta (ATL) and New York (LGA) and Dallas (DFW) via Atlanta (ATL) or Cincinnati (CVG). Tickets must be purchased on or before June 9, 2005, and travel must be completed by June 9, 2005. Enrollment is required at Additionally, earn 1,000 bonus miles for each flown round- trip ticket purchased at All SkyMiles program rules apply. To review the rules, visit . Bonus miles do not apply toward Medallion status. .Rules and offers are subject to change. Delta, SkyMiles, and the Delta logo are registered service marks of Delta Corporate Identity, Inc. Delta is not responsible for goods or services offered by any companies participating in SkyMiles-related promotions. Partner offers subject to the terms and conditions of each individual offer. Partners subject to change. Other restrictions may apply.

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