It may be midsummer, but vacationers who are already thinking about a ski vacation will have a new flight option.
Minnesota winter sports lovers will be able to get on Aspen's slopes more efficiently this winter. Delta Air Lines has announced that it will begin direct Saturday-only flights from Minneapolis-St. Paul to the Colorado destination.
The Pioneer Press reports that the direct flight will begin departing MSP on Dec. 21. The service will run through March 29, 2014. It will be operated by Delta Connection carrier SkyWest Airlines.