Delta to Become First US Carrier to Re-Start Services to China

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After a period of temporary suspensions, US is about to reinstate air connection with China. On 25 June, Delta will re-launch its service between Seattle and Shanghai-Pudong via Seoul-Incheon, operating twice per week.

From July and beyond, it will operate once-weekly flights from Seattle and Detroit, also via Incheon. Since the introduction of travel limitations in February, Delta will become the first US carrier to re-connect the US and China.

“We are excited to resume our services between the U.S. and China, as economic and social activities start to recover,” said Wong Hong, Delta’s President – Greater China and Singapore.

For the Shanghai Pudong-Seattle flights Delta  will utilise its Airbus A350 aircraft.