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Delta to offer First Class from AEX

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) Delta Airlines will become first airline to offer first class seats from Alexandria International Airport.

On April 7, Delta Airlines and Alexandria International Airport announced they will be bringing in a new aircraft to service AEX. The Delta CRJ900 will provide passengers traveling between Alexandria and Atlanta with First Class, Economy Comfort seating and in-flight Wi-Fi. 

"Delta continues to see strong performances from the Alexandria market, and our customers in the region will benefit with the addition of a two-class regional jet to the route," said Joe Esposito, Delta's managing director of Domestic Network Planning. "Our enhanced service in the market will provide our customers with an even better onboard experience."

Bart Jones, Chairman of the England Authority, Operator of AEX, said in a press release: "This is a great day for Central Louisiana. We would like to thank Delta Airline for their investment in this market with the service of the CRJ900."

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