Delta resumes Lagos to Atlanta service with added safety measures

Delta Air Lines has resumed operations from Lagos to Atlanta. Starting today (September 9, 2020), the airline will fly four times a week with departures on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays. “We know how important access to the United States is for our customers and now the restrictions have been lifted, we’re looking forward to re-starting our Lagos service to facilitate travel and business opportunities in Atlanta and beyond,” said Bobby Bryan, Delta’s commercial director – Africa . “Customers will have a different flying experience the next time they step…

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Delta Air Lines marks 12 months of flying between Lagos, New York-JFK

Delta Air Lines is marking a successful first 12 months of flying between Lagos and New York-JFK.  The nonstop flight started on March 26, 2018 and operates three times a week. Delta also flies nonstop between Lagos and Atlanta four times a week, meaning Nigerians have a daily connection to the United States.  Over the past year, Delta’s Lagos-New York-JFK service had an average load factor of 84percent, welcomed almost 60,000 customers onboard, seen the most popular onward connections to Baltimore, Dallas, Chicago and Boston “Nigeria is an important market…

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