Delta to add new routes with One and Premium Select cabins
More flights across the Pacific with Delta Air Lines Delta One Suites and Delta Premium Select seating are coming in 2019, the airline announced today.
Delta will be taking delivery of additional A350-900 aircraft and refurbishing its 777-200 Extended Range and Long Range Aircraft with Delta One suite, Delta Premium Select cabin and nine-abreast seating in the main cabin.
Routes set to receive the service are Minneapolis St. Paul-Tokyo Haneda; Atlanta and Seattle - Tokyo Narita; and Los Angeles - Haneda and Sydney. The routes will be operated with be with either a 777-200ER or A350-900.
Enhanced 777-200LR service between Los Angeles and Sydney will start in 2019; exact schedule details will be published at a later date. All Delta trans-Pacific departures from Los Angeles will feature the Delta One suite and Delta Premium Select as a result once fully implemented in 2019.
Delta will refurbish all eight of its 777-200ER and all 10 of its 777-200LR aircraft and expects to have taken delivery of 13 A350s by the end of 2019.
Today, Delta offers the Delta One suite and Delta Premium Select on nonstop service from its Detroit hub to Tokyo-Narita, Seoul-Incheon, Shanghai, Beijing and Amsterdam; from Los Angeles to Shanghai and from Atlanta to Seoul-Incheon.
Recent upgrades to the Delta One in-flight experience include new chef-designed Delta One menus curated by Jon Shook and Vinny Dotolo for flights from LAX, refreshed TUMI amenity kits with Kiehl's products, and an Alessi-designed collection of serviceware.