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Delta stands behind DR

Executives at Delta Airlines recognizes the Dominican Republic’s economic and tourist growth and is commending the country for this progress. Miguel Lopez, director of regional sales for Central America and the Caribbean and Albert Porragas, commercial director for Delta Airlines Dominican Republic were in the country on the occasion of the launch of the new Puerto Plata-Atlanta route on 15 December. Delta began operations in the DR in 2004 with flights to Santo Domingo from John F. Kennedy, and has continuously expanded its flights here. It flies into the Las Americas, Punta Cana, Santiago and Puerto Plata airports from John F. Kennedy in New York and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta.