Jamaica in Talks with Delta to Secure Additional Airlift
As part of Jamaica’s worldwide initiative to secure strong airlift to Jamaica, members of the Jamaica Tourist Board’s leadership team held strategic meetings with key players and decision makers from Delta Airlines and Delta Vacations at their headquarters in Atlanta last week.
Delta confirmed to the Jamaican team that their seat capacity to Jamaica for 2022/23 is up 1% over the same period in pre-pandemic 2019/20. The airline also confirmed the return of service from Detroit and Minneapolis for Winter 2022/2023 to daily service for the first time since the pandemic started.
Delta is one of the top air passenger carriers serving Jamaica from the U.S. During peak winter seasons, it flies nonstop to Montego Bay’s Sangster International Airport (MBJ) from Boston, Minneapolis, New York, and Atlanta. In addition, to Kingston’s Norman Manley International Airport (KIN) from Atlanta multiple times each week.
Source: South Florida Caribbean News