Croix -- Delta launched nonstop, twice-weekly service from Atlanta
to St. Croix on March 5.
year-round flights depart Wednesdays and Saturdays.
In conjunction with
the new route, Delta Vacations created packages that include free
hotel nights, food and beverage credits and other value-added
U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) commissioner of tourism, said that the
new service "has tremendous implications for the continuing growth
and expansion of tourism to the territory, which increased 10% last
U.S. is a "key market for the USVI, and the new service adds
another gateway option for visitors coming to the USVI from other
parts of the country," she added.
details, visit www.usvitourism.vi; for air bookings, visit www.delta.com or www.deltavacations.com.
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