New $488* sale fare announced

CASTRIES, Saint Lucia (June 10, 2010) - The Saint Lucia Tourist Board is welcoming increased flights and special fares to the island from Atlanta on Delta Air Lines.

The US carrier is increasing service between Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and Saint Lucia's Hewanorra International Airport from 7 to 10 flights per week.

DL421 departs ATL at 9:40AM and arrives UVF at 2:22PM
DL426 departs UVF at 3:22PM and arrives ATL at 8:10PM

* DL491 departs ATL at 8:35AM and arrives UVF at 1:17P on Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays
* DL548 departes UVF at 2:07PM and arrives ATL at 6:54PM on Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays
* Will operate from June 12th to August 15th

Director of Tourism Louis Lewis said "We welcome the additional airlift to the island. Delta's Atlanta hub provides connections for passengers to our island from the east and west coast, making the island even more accessible." He noted that Saint Lucia expects record tourism arrivals in what is generally regarded as a slow summer season for the Caribbean.

"With our Carnival and Homecoming celebrations set for July, we believe Saint Lucia will continue to build on the excellent US growth we have been realizing since last November," Lewis added.

Effective May 12, 2010 Delta will offer a special US$488* round-trip fare* between Atlanta and Saint Lucia. The fare is valid only for travel between May 19 and July 31. Tickets must be purchased by May 31. "*Additional taxes/fees/restrictions/baggage charges may apply. See below for details."

* Terms and Conditions: Fare shown available at Tickets cost $20 more if purchased from Delta over the phone, $35 more at a Delta ticket counter or ticket office, and these amounts are nonrefundable. Tickets are non-transferable. Seats are limited. Tickets: Fare shown is round-trip. Tickets must be purchased at least 7 days before departure, but no later than May 31, 2010. Travel Period: Travel may begin on or after May 17 and must be completed by July 31, 2010; Blackout Dates: None. Fare Validity: Fares are valid in the Economy (Coach) cabin via Delta Air Lines non-stop flights only. Minimum Stay: 7 days Maximum Stay: 1 month or July 31, 2010, whichever is earlier. Cancellations/Refunds/Changes: Tickets are nonrefundable except in accordance with Delta?s cancellation policy. Fees may apply for downgrades/reissues and itinerary changes. Contact a Delta agent or visit for details. Taxes/Fees: Federal Excise tax of $3.70, Passenger Facility Charge(s) of up to $4.50, and the September 11th Security Fee of up to $2.50 for each flight segment are not included. For travel to/from Hawaii/Alaska, U.S. International Air Transportation Tax of up to $16.20 is not included. International fares do not include U.S. International Air Transportation Tax of up to $32.20 and U.S. and foreign user, inspection, security or other similarly based charges, fees or taxes of up to $299 depending on itinerary. Taxes and fees must be paid when the ticket is purchased. Baggage Charges: For travel within the United States/PR/U.S. Virgin Islands and to/from Canada, $23 USD/CAD* fee for 1 checked bag and $32 USD/CAD* fee for second checked bag when bags are prepaid during online check-in at There is a $2 USD/CAD surcharge for the first bag, $3 USD/CAD for the second bag, when checking in via ticket counter, kiosk, or curbside. For all other travel, no fee for 2 checked bags (50 USD/CAD/EUR fee for travel to/from Europe for second checked bag when bags are prepaid during online check-in at, 55 USD/CAD/EUR fee for second bag when checking in via ticket counter, kiosk, or curbside) and 200 USD/CAD/EUR fee for third checked bag. Allowances are subject to size/weight limits. Contact a Delta agent for details. SkyMiles Partner Offers: Partner offers subject to the terms and conditions of each individual offer. Partners subject to change. All SkyMiles program rules apply. To review the rules, please visit Miscellaneous: Fares, taxes, fees, rules, and offers are subject to change without notice. Other restrictions may apply. © 2010 Delta Air Lines, Inc. For more information, contact Saint Lucia Tourist Board on (758) 452 4094 or online on