Delta offers triple bonus miles for HK-Detroit route
07 Jun 10 (TravMedia.com): Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today announced that SkyMiles members flying the airline’s new nonstop flights between Hong Kong and Detroit can earn up to triple bonus miles for their travel. The new flights begin June 4 and will operate five times weekly..
“Delta is committed to providing customers in Hong Kong with convenient options for their business and leisure travel between Hong Kong Airport and our global network.” said Jeffrey Bernier, managing director, pacific sales and affairs. “Customers who take advantage of this offer will enjoy the convenience of new nonstop service to North America and significantly boost their SkyMiles account, which can be redeemed for travel and other awards.”
Delta customers who are SkyMiles members can enroll in the promotion by registering at delta.com/triple by Sept. 30, 2010, and by flying the Hong Kong -Detroit route anytime between June 4 and Sept. 30. Once registered, SkyMiles members will automatically qualify for the promotion and will earn triple miles for each BusinessElite flight flown and double flown miles for Economy Class flights. More details and terms and conditions are available at delta.com.
Delta’s expansion at Hong Kong is part of the first fully consolidated summer schedule published following Delta’s merger with Northwest Airlines, allowing the airline to reallocate existing capacity to new routes. New nonstop flights from Hong Kong to Detroit will be timed for convenient connections with Delta’s combined daily departures to 129 destinations from Detroit.
Delta Air Lines serves more than 160 million customers each year. With its unsurpassed global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 368 destinations in 66 countries on six continents. Delta employs more than 70,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 700 aircraft. A founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance, Delta participates in the industry’s leading trans-Atlantic joint venture with Air France KLM. Including its worldwide alliance partners, Delta offers customers more than 13,000 daily flights, with hubs in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Cincinnati, Detroit, Memphis, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York-JFK, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City and Tokyo-Narita. The airline’s service includes the SkyMiles frequent flier program, the world’s largest airline loyalty program; the award-winning BusinessElite service; and more than 45 Delta Sky Clubs in airports worldwide. Customers can check in for flights, print boarding passes, check bags and review flight status at delta.com.