Delta to debut A220 at New York LaGuardia in January to Boston and Dallas Fort Worth
October 12, 2018 - by EDWARD RUSSELL for FlightGlobal
Delta Air Lines will introduce the first Airbus A220 in North America at New York LaGuardia airport, making good on promises that the aircraft would initially fly from the Big Apple.
The Atlanta-based carrier says it will introduce the A220-100 on flights from LaGuardia to Boston and Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) on 31 January 2019. The aircraft will be configured with 109 seats, comprising 12 in first class, 15 in extra-legroom economy and 82 in economy (as announced on Fliegerfaust few days ago)
New from @Delta: Its @Airbus A220 will begin service in January, initially based at @LGAairport operating to @BostonLogan and @DFWAirport.
March: @DTWeetin - DFW
April: LGA - @iah
May: @slcairport - DFW
June: @mspairport - DFW
July: IAH - MSP, IAH - SLC
August: @JFKairport - DFW
— Jason Rabinowitz (@AirlineFlyer) October 12, 2018
Delta will expand its A220 network to include the route from Detroit to DFWin March; LaGuardia to Houston Intercontinental in April; Salt Lake City to DFW in May; Minneapolis/St Paul to DFW in June; Detroit, Minneapolis/St Paul and Salt Lake City to Houston in July; and New York JFK to DFW in August.
Executives at Delta have previously said that...