October 23, 2008

Delta to Launch New Service Between Atlanta and Monrovia

Delta Air Lines has announced that it will launch a new service between the Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, US and the Roberts International Airport in Monrovia, Liberia, effective June 2009.

According to the airline, the new service will make a stop at the Amilcar Cabral International Airport on Sal Island, Cape Verde. Delta's new service between Atlanta and Monrovia will be operated using a Boeing 757 aircraft.

Glen Hauenstein, executive vice president of network and revenue management at Delta, said: "Delta is pleased to add Monrovia to our Africa network. We are very encouraged with the response to our flights to Africa and look forward to serving Liberia and contributing to its trade and tourism development efforts."