NEW YORK -- Delta Air Lines is expanding service to and within
Italy this summer with new nonstop and code-share flights.
The carrier will code share on flights by SkyTeam partner
Alitalia from the Italian airline's hub at Milan's Malpensa Airport
to Ancona, Italy; Zurich, Switzerland; and Vienna beginning June
Delta also will add an additional Alitalia code-share flight
between Milan and Florence.
With the debut of the new code shares, Delta customers will be
able to travel beyond Alitalia's Milan and Rome hubs to 18
destinations in Italy and 10 across the rest of Europe via more
than 80 flights.
On the transatlantic front, Delta on July 1 will inaugurate its
first-ever daily, nonstop service from Cincinnati to Rome.
The flights will be aboard 268-seat MD-11 aircraft featuring
The Cincinnati-Rome service comes on the heels of Delta's April
1 launch of daily nonstops from its Atlanta hub to Milan.