Delta to offer Comfort+ on CRJ-200 aircraft

Delta (NYSE: DAL) will begin selling Delta Comfort+ on CRJ-200 aircraft beginning April 1 for flights scheduled on May 1 and beyond, the airline said.

The airline will now offer Delta Comfort+ on nearly all single-cabin Delta connection aircraft, in addition to its two-cabin aircraft.

Delta Comfort+ is the airline´s extra legroom product that also offers Sky Priority boarding with dedicated overhead bin space, complimentary premium beverages, and snacks on flights over 250 miles.

This latest enhancement is part of the airline´s multi-billion dollar investment in the customer experience that includes a cabin modernization program featuring new seats, seatback entertainment systems with free entertainment, high-capacity overhead bins, access to Wi-Fi on nearly all flights, complimentary meals in the Main Cabin on select flights, upgraded free Main Cabin snacks, chef-curated meals in Delta One, a seasonal wine program, and more.

Delta has also made significant investments in the customer experience on the ground, including new Delta Sky Club locations in Denver, Atlanta and Seattle; Club renovations in Nashville, Dallas, Newark and Minneapolis-St. Paul; airport enhancement programs in Atlanta, Los Angeles, New York and Salt Lake City; and the testing and implementation of an enhanced boarding process in Atlanta.

Delta Air Lines serves nearly 180 million customers each year. Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 323 destinations in 57 countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs more than 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 800 aircraft. The airline is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and participates in the industry´s leading transatlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia as well as a joint venture with Virgin Atlantic.