Loading…
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Current Weather
Loading Current Weather....
Published: Saturday, 7/16/2011

Delta ending flights to certain smaller cities

MINNEAPOLIS — Delta Air Lines is shrinking its flying to small cities in the U.S. midsection, saying it can’t make money on flights that sometimes are empty.

Delta said it would adjust flights for 24 cities, many not served by other airlines. There is a risk they could lose air service altogether, although some of routes are likely to be taken over by regional airlines.

Affected flights connect Delta’s hubs to cities in Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, North Dakota, and South Dakota.



Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. If a comment violates these standards or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, click the "X" in the upper right corner of the comment box to report abuse. To post comments, you must be a Facebook member. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.

Related stories