DELTA to Launch Seattle – Hong Kong / Seoul Incheon Service from June 2014

DELTA on 24AUG13 opened reservation for new Seattle – Hong Kong and Seattle – Seoul Incheon operation, due to start from 16JUN14 and 02JUN14 respectively. Both routes was announced on Wednesday 21AUG13.

Planned schedule as follow.

Seattle – Hong Kong eff 16JUN14 (HKG departure from 18JUN14)
DL139 SEA1330 – 1845+1HKG 332 D
DL138 HKG1000 – 0755SEA 332 D

DELTA last offered service from Mainland US to Hong Kong from 14MAY91 till 01DEC95, when it operated 3 weekly Los Angeles – Anchorage – Los Angeles service with Lockheed L1011 (MD11 from 16MAR93, nonstop from 01JUN93. Frequency increased to 6 weekly from 15JUN94). Detroit – Hong Kong service was served from 2010 to 2012.

Seattle – Seoul Incheon eff 02JUN14 (ICN departure from 03JUN14)
DL199 SEA1200 – 1530+1ICN 76W D
DL198 ICN1720 – 1205SEA 76W D

On separate note, DELTA starting 28AUG13 will no longer codeshare with Korean Air service between Seoul Incheon and Seattle, San Francisco, Las Vegas and Los Angeles.