Latest OAG data for July points to Delta falling from second to fifth largest carrier accross the atlantic, having cut 52 daily flights alongside capacity from downsizing to the 763 from the MD11.
In all, European carriers now hold 56% of the capacity, with US carriers holding 40%
American airlines have overtaken them as largest US trans-atlantic carrier, and third largest, after BA
(first) and LH
Delta have cut rotations at LGW
, and capacity at many more outstations.
have added 83 more frequencies, with LH
have added an additional 30 frequencies.
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