Delta Airline suspends New York-Lagos flights


Posted by Sade Williams


Delta Airlines will from October 7, 2022, suspend its flights services between New York JFK airport and Lagos.

The airline, which made this know in a statement to its customers, stated that the route suspension was due to low season and to fit into “the current demand environment.”

“As we proceed into the low season, effective October 07, please be informed that LOS-JFK direct flights will be suspended.

“We regret any inconveniences caused. Ticketed passengers will be rebooked on the ATL daily flights.

“Delta is suspending its nonstop service between New York-JFK and Lagos to fit the current demand environment.

“The airline continues to operate service between Lagos and Atlanta and offers onward connections to New York and other cities across the United States.

“Customers impacted by our suspended New York-JFK to Lagos service will be re-accommodated on Delta-operated flights or services operated by our joint venture partners. Delta remains committed to the Nigeria market.”, the statement reads.

Delta’s communications contact in Lagos also confirmed that ‘the last date of service for its New York-JFK to Lagos flight will be 6 October 2022 and last service departing Lagos to New York-JFK will be 7 October 2022.’