Delta Air Lines has confirmed that it will add
four weekly year-round flights between its New York-JFK hub and
Tel Aviv beginning 26 May 2016.
flights will complement Delta's existing daily service to Tel Aviv
for a total of 11 weekly flights between the two cities and third
largest trans-Atlantic market.
Delta will operate the added
flights with a 291-seat, Boeing 777-200ER, which is Wi-Fi equipped
so customers can stay connected at 30,000 feet.
"From next summer, Delta will offer more than
2,300 extra seats between Tel Aviv and New York, one of our
largest trans-Atlantic markets, responding to customer demand for
increased nonstop service," said Nat Pieper, Delta's Senior Vice
President – Europe, Middle East and Africa. "With 11 weekly
services between the two cities and a choice of departure times,
we are offering customers greater flexibility when it comes to
planning their travel both to New York and throughout the U.S."
Delta's Tel Aviv flights feature full flat-bed seats with
direct aisle access and a range of regionally inspired dining
options in the Delta One cabin, with Westin Heavenly Inflight
Bedding and Tumi amenity kits.
Customers flying in Delta Comfort+
benefit from up to four additional inches of legroom and 50% more recline than
in Main Cabin seats, as well as priority
Throughout the aircraft, all passengers have access to
on-demand inflight entertainment and Wi-Fi.
The new Tel Aviv flights will be available
for sale beginning Saturday, 26 September 2015.
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