Its new triangle route provides extra flights from the Western Cape and Johannesburg to the U.S. Delta Air Lines is increasing its South Africa community, introducing a brand new, seasonal “triangular” route from Atlanta-Johannesburg-Cape Town-Atlanta beginning December 2, 2022. The four-times-weekly route will complement nonstop service from each Cape Town and Johannesburg to Atlanta and imply each cities can have daily operations to the U.S. by the top of this 12 months.
“As demand for travel increases, we’ll be offering our largest-ever schedule between South Africa and the U.S. this summer,” stated Jimmy Eichelgruen, Delta’s director – gross sales for Africa, Middle East & India. “Thanks to this added connectivity, customers will have access to more than 160 cities in North and South America, giving people even more opportunity to reconnect or expand business ties between our two countries, which U.S. Government data estimated to be worth $17.8 billion in 2019.”
All of Delta’s South Africa flights are operated utilizing Airbus A350-900 plane with 4 product experiences Delta One, Delta Premium Select, Delta Comfort+ and Main Cabin. Those touring in Delta One will get pleasure from refreshed facilities and providers together with artisan-made amenity kits, smooth and comfy bedding produced from recycled supplies, pre-departure beverage service, chef-curated three-course meals and decadent desserts that includes build-your-own ice cream sundaes.
Delta Premium Select, the airline’s premium economic system cabin, contains extra space to calm down and stretch out with a wider seat with deeper recline and an adjustable footrest and leg relaxation. Customers can even look ahead to an elevated eating expertise, premium service touchpoints and new one-of-a-kind amenity kits that includes thoughtfully curated journey necessities, as well as to noise-canceling headsets, blankets and memory-foam pillows to assist them arrive rested and refreshed.
Meanwhile, all clients can have entry to Wi-Fi onboard for buy and Delta’s best-in-class seatback leisure, whereas powering up their very own gadgets with in-seat energy and USB ports in addition to premium meals and beverage choices from small companies, suppliers from throughout the globe and woman- and LGBTQ+-led manufacturers.
The new route provides worldwide journey solely – clients are unable to journey domestically from Johannesburg to Cape Town. The nonstop Atlanta-Cape Town service begins 17 December and can function on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays utilizing the Airbus A350-900.
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport – Cape Town International Airport
- Departs ATL at 8:50 p.m.
- Arrives CPT at 6:15 p.m. (subsequent day)
Cape Town International Airport – Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
- Departs CPT at 10:50 p.m.
- Arrives ATL at 8:00 a.m. (subsequent day)