Monday March 19, 4:25 pm Eastern Time

Press Release

SOURCE: Delta Air Lines, Inc.

Delta Express Launches Its First Florida Service From Chicago; Offers O'Hare Travelers Convenient Everyday Low Fares

ORLANDO, Fla., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Express, Delta's low-fare airline, today announces that it will begin offering customers its nonstop jet service between Florida and Chicago's O'Hare International Airport starting July 1, 2001, with 12 daily flights.

On July 1, Delta Express will begin offering customers two daily departures to the United States' number one destination, Orlando, Fla., with a third starting on July 13. On July 7, Delta Express will also start offering customers two daily departures to Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., with a third also starting on July 13.