Delta Air Lines will launch a new daily service between Manchester and New York’s JFK in May.
The US carrier will operate the route from 22 May using a Boeing 757-200 aircraft.
Outbound service DL235 will depart Manchester at 12:00 and arrive in New York at 14:51, while return service DL234 will leave JFK at 22:24 and land in Manchester at 10:30 the next day.
Delta Air Lines is also to add a new route between Heathrow and Philadelphia from 7 April.
During summer 2015, Delta flights between LHR and Boston, Los Angeles and New York will operate from Terminal 3 alongside all Virgin Atlantic services. Delta flights from Heathrow to Atlanta, Detroit, Minneapolis-St Paul, Philadelphia and Seattle will operate from Terminal 4.