New direct flights to New York’s JFK and Shanghai

By Stathis Kousounis

The number of direct flights Athens is on the rise, with Delta Airlines scheduled to start its daily summer service linking the Greek capital with New York’s JFK tomorrow.

Meanwhile the Greek Tourism Ministry has announced that the first direct flights between Athens and Shanghai will take off on June 15.

The flights to and from the Chinese metropolis are organized by the Shanghai Workers’ International Travel Service. The initial planning entails one flight per week up until October 19.