Delta to Suspend Flights between ELM & JFK
BIG FLATS, NY (WENY) -- After less than six months, Delta is ending its flights from the Elmira-Corning Regional Airport to JFK International Airport.
A Delta spokesman tells WENY TV News that the airline will suspend the flight effective November 1st. The airline attributes poor performance and low customer demand.
Passenger loads on the ELM-JFK route were about 55% Delta says most other flights in their system averaged close to 90%.
Delta will still fly out of Elmira-Corning, with five daily flights to Detroit.