Delta has launched new year-round, nonstop flights between New York’s JFK airport and Edinburgh, Scotland, extending the airline’s UK network into Scotland.
Delta's New York to Edinburgh service will initially be operated using a 163-seat Boeing 757-200ER, with a larger 210-seat widebody Boeing 767-300ER during the summer months, effective June 8, 2016. Beginning September 5, 2016, the 757-200ER will operate on the route.
Flight DL409 will depart JFK at 10:45 p.m. and arrive in Edinburgh at 10:50 a.m. the next day. The return flight, DL209, will depart Edinburgh at 1:10 p.m. and arrive at JFK at 3:43 p.m.
All flights from New York to Edinburgh will be equipped with Wi-Fi, in addition to complimentary on-demand in-flight entertainment in all cabins. Movies and TV shows can also be downloaded to tablet and laptop devices.
Customers flying in Delta Comfort+, Delta's premium economy service, benefit from up to four additional inches of legroom and 50 percent more recline than Main Cabin seats, as well as priority boarding. Furthermore, Delta's flights from New York to Edinburgh have fully flat-bed seats in the Delta One cabin, with Westin Heavenly Inflight Bedding from Westin Hotels & Resorts and TUMI amenity kits featuring products by MALIN + GOETZ. Customers enjoy a range of regional dining options in the Delta One cabin, with menu items produced using seasonal ingredients and paired with wines selected exclusively for Delta by Master Sommelier Andrea Robinson.