American Delta Airlines will resume flights to Russia from may


American airline Delta Airlines will resume flying to Russia on 16 may. About this TASS said the representative of Delta Airlines in Russia, Leonid Tarasov.

“On may 16 we stand in the schedule Sheremetyevo and planned to begin flights from this date”, — he said.

As to suspension of operations that occurred from December 1, 2015, the company will implement a flight — Moscow — new York, the cost of tickets will start from €435, departure from Moscow is scheduled for 13:45 GMT, and arrive new York at 16:50 (local time).

“Last winter, many air carriers have suspended flights. We also agreed then to wait until the spring of 2016”, — said Tarasov, noting that so far the carrier has no concrete plans on how to download, and it all depends on pricing in the market. “We assume that the load will still be at a good level,” he added. According to the head of the mission, the flight will be operated by Boeing 767-400ER, displacing 245 passengers.

Delta Airlines in April 2015 is declared that refuses from the flight on the route Moscow — new York from November. On the same route flies “Aeroflot”.

Delta Airlines is the largest company in the world in terms of fleet size, the volume of passenger traffic and number of destinations. The main hub is located in the city of Atlanta (state of Gorgia).