Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) and joint venture partner Air France-KLM have enhanced their existing co-operation with India´s Jet Airways, the company said.
The expanded agreement adds new travel options for customers flying from North America via Paris-Charles de Gaulle to India, complementing the current service offered through Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
Air France-KLM said the extension of the services with Jet Airways and Delta Air Lines will enable Air France-KLM´s customers to connect via its two European hubs, between Europe, India and North America.
Air France-KLM customers departing from Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Amsterdam-Schiphol currently have access to 10 codeshare destinations across India such as, Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Goa, Hyderabad, Kochi, Kolkata and Mumbai.
Delta Air Lines serves nearly 180 million customers each year. Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 321 destinations in 56 countries on six continents.
Air France-KLM Group´s main areas of business are passenger transport, cargo transport and aeronautical maintenance. In 2016, it offers its customers access to a network covering 320 destinations in 114 countries thanks to its four brands Air France, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Transavia and HOP! Air France. With a fleet of 534 aircraft in operation and 89.8 million passengers carried in 2015, Air France-KLM operates up to 2,200 daily flights, mainly from its hubs at Paris-Charles de Gaulle and Amsterdam-Schiphol.