FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Silver Airways, America’s leading regional airline, and Delta Air Lines have expanded their commercial relationship by introducing a codeshare partnership, providing customers of both airlines seamless connections between the carriers’ networks and enabling passengers to fly segments operated by both airlines under a single ticket. The codeshare offers customers of both airlines the ease and convenience of booking a single ticket with baggage transfer between the two airlines to a variety of Silver Airways destinations throughout the Caribbean, and travelers from Silver destinations can easily connect to Delta’s global network.
Under the agreement, Delta’s airline designator code (DL) is available on Silver Airways (3M) designator code for over 150 Caribbean flights per week, including to and from San Juan, Anguilla, Antigua, Dominica, Tortola, Nevis, St. Kitts, St. Thomas, St. Croix and St. Maarten. Silver’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Seaborne Airlines, previously had a codeshare relationship with Delta on its Caribbean network. Those flights are now operated for Silver Airways.
Itineraries from Delta’s network are now available for sale at Delta.com connecting to codeshare routes operated by Silver Airways.
“We are thrilled to welcome Delta Air Lines to Silver Airways’ codeshare family, and are pleased to provide Delta’s customers with Silver’s safe, reliable and customer-friendly service and expanded reach throughout our extensive Caribbean network,” said Silver Airways CEO Steve Rossum.
About Silver Airways
Silver Airways operates the most routes within Florida and between Florida and the Bahamas from its hubs in Fort Lauderdale, Orlando and Tampa, as well as flights connecting Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and the Caribbean. Silver also flies seasonally between Boston and Bar Harbor, Maine. Silver is the official airline of the Minor League Baseball team Daytona Tortugas and the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. In addition, Silver owns and cooperatively operates Seaborne Airlines with flights in the Virgin Islands. Silver is a codeshare partner with United, JetBlue, American, Delta, Avianca and Copa Airlines, and has interline agreements with Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, All Nippon Airways, Azul, Bahamasair, Emirates and Hahn Air. Members of United’s MileagePlus®, JetBlue’s TrueBlue and American Airlines AAdvantage Miles loyalty programs can also earn frequent flyer awards for travel throughout Silver’s network. Silver is honored to be the North American launch customer for the all new, redesigned ATR-600 offering best-in-class quiet cabins, premium leather seats with more legroom, and spacious overhead bins that accommodate full-size, carry-on roller bags. Silver’s fleet is currently composed by ATR-600s and Saab 340s, and Seaborne Airlines’ fleet is composed of Saab 340s and Twin Otter Seaplanes. Silver is expanding its fleet with up to 50 eco-friendly ATR-600s. Silver is owned by affiliates of Philadelphia-based investment firm Versa Capital Management, LLC. To learn more about Silver’s refined passenger experience, visit www.silverairways.com/destinations/atr42.
About Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines is the U.S. global airline leader in products, services, innovation, reliability and customer experience. Powered by its 80,000 people around the world, the No. 1 airline by total revenues serves nearly 200 million people every year across its global network of more than 300 destinations in over 50 countries. With its constant drive to invest, innovate and expand, Delta has been recognized as a Fortune’s top 50 Most Admired Companies in addition to being named the most admired airline for the eighth time in nine years. Additionally, Delta has ranked No. 1 in the Business Travel News Annual Airline survey for an unprecedented eight consecutive years and named one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies Worldwide for two consecutive years.