Delta Air Lines expects to launch daily nonstop service between Shanghai-Pudong Airport (PVG) and its Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP) hub in June 2020. The Atlanta-based carrier plans to use 306-seat Airbus A350-900s on the route—aircraft that are proving popular in the region. Delta has 10 of its 11 A350s flying in the Pacific—part of a revamp that included retiring its Boeing 747-400s. Delta is asking for seven weekly US-China “Zone 1” ...

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