MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Delta Air Lines announced Saturday morning that it will launch a nonstop flight from Memphis International Airport to Salt Lake City International Airport beginning July 6, according to a release.
Delta will use a 132 seat Airbus for the route and it will run daily.
Delta Air Lines had a route to the Memphis Airport when they operated a hub, but the route was discontinued in 2014. This is the first flight added since hub operations ceased in 2013, the release stated.
Salt Lake City also provides connections to cities that include Oakland, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle, Portland, Honolulu, London and Paris.
“We’re so excited to see Delta once again adding service at MEM,” said Pace Cooper, Chairman of the Board of Commissioners for the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority. “This is a huge milestone for our passengers and provides yet another connection between Memphis and the Western U.S.”
The schedule for flights include:
Memphis to Salt Lake City
- Departs: 7:45 a.m. (CST)
- Arrives: 10:20 (MST)
Salt Lake City to Memphis
- Departs: 8:25 p.m. (MST)
- Arrives: 12:35 a.m. (CST)
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