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Direct flight links Shanghai and Atlanta

Date: 2018.07.26 Author: Celia Tang

According to the Delta Air Lines, a new direct flight has been opened between Shanghai - one of the most important commercial centers in China and Atlanta- a cosmopolitan city in the south of America since July 20th.


The daily flight is operated by Boeing 777-200LR aircraft featuring 37 lie-flat seats with direct aisle access in Delta One, 36 seats in Delta Comfort+ and 218 seats in the main cabin featuring a nine-abreast seating layout. Every seat has personal in-flight entertainment on demand. The aircraft is also equipped with satellite-based Wi-Fi and power ports at every seat.


The flight- DL185 departs from Atlanta at 3:20 p.m. local time and arrives in Shanghai at 7:10 p.m. Beijing time. The return flight- DL186 departs from Shanghai at 12:20 p.m. Beijing time and arrives in Atlanta 3:40 p.m. local time.


Delta Air Lines was established in 1924. Delta has already have 5 direct air routes between China and America including Beijing to Seattle, Beijing to Detroit, Shanghai to Seattle, Shanghai to Detroit and Shanghai to Los Angeles.