New Flights Added At Lincoln Airport

Airline passengers have a new warm destination option when leaving from the Lincoln airport.

Delta airlines is adding another direct flight from Lincoln  to Atlanta.

Executives say flights start June 4th, along with new flights to Salt Lake City.

The new flights are in addition to Delta's traditional service to Minneapolis, through its merger with Northwest Airlines.

Authorities say the additional flights show Delta has faith in the potential of the Lincoln market.