Delta begins nonstop Raleigh-Durham to Paris service

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) said it will connect the Research Triangle to the world with nonstop service from Raleigh-Durham International Airport to Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport beginning May 12, 2016.

The flights will be available for sale beginning Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015.

The flight will operate in conjunction with the airline´s joint venture partners Air France, KLM and Alitalia using 164-seat, Boeing 757-200ER aircraft.

Delta Air Lines serves more than 170 million customers each year. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 319 destinations in 58 countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs nearly 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 700 aircraft.