Delta Express and Cartoon Network Celebrate 'The Powerpuff Girls Movie'

Partners Unveil New Powerpuff Girls Aircraft Livery;

Host Party for Local Youth

Jun 25, 2002, 01:00 ET from Delta Express

    ORLANDO, Fla., June 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delta Express, Delta's
 low-fare carrier, and Cartoon Network today unveiled a redesigned Powerpuff
 Girls aircraft for customers, movie fans and children from the Orange County
 Parks & Recreation department's "Klub Kid" summer camp program.  The Boeing
 737-200 aircraft will be used to promote the July 3 release of the first
 Powerpuff Girls feature length movie titled, "The Powerpuff Girls Movie."
     As part of the celebration, the Powerpuff Girls will greet the "Klub Kid"
 participants at Delta Express Gate 91 in Orlando International Airport.  Delta
 Express will fly the children on a brief tour of the Orlando area aboard "The
 Powerpuff Girls Movie" aircraft.  Special Powerpuff Girls-themed activities
 and gifts will be provided during the flight.
     "As Florida's airline, Delta Express is delighted to unveil this unique
 aircraft to the Orlando community," said Maureen Brady, managing director --
 Delta Express and Delta Shuttle.  "This is the only way customers and cartoon
 fans alike can actually fly with Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup."
     Customers traveling on board Delta Express' "The Powerpuff Girls Movie"
 aircraft now through July 1 will receive promotional giveaways from the
 Cartoon Network, including a set of temporary tattoos and activity sheets.
 Additionally, the Airport Network, featured throughout many Delta Express
 concourses, will showcase behind-the-scenes footage from the making of "The
 Powerpuff Girls Movie," as well as the film's trailer.
     "This fun summer promotion is a great way to let Delta Express passengers
 share in the excitement around 'The Powerpuff Girls Movie'," said Dennis
 Adamovich, vice president of Consumer Marketing for Cartoon Network.  "We're
 thrilled to continue our partnership with Delta Express."
     "The Powerpuff Girls Movie" follows the adventures of three super-powered
 sisters -- Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup -- who frequently ask to be excused
 from school so they can save the world.  Based on the popular Cartoon Network
 series, "The Powerpuff Girls Movie" tells the story of how the sisters were
 created by Professor Utonium who has to teach them the awesome responsibility
 that goes along with having superpowers. Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup must
 join forces to save their home of Townsville from falling into the clutches of
 mutant monkey, Mojo Jojo.
     The Delta Express Powerpuff Girls aircraft features a movie-themed design
 on the interior and exterior of the plane.  The B737-200 was originally
 painted with the Powerpuff Girls livery in July 2000, and marked the first
 time Delta Express featured another brand on its aircraft.
     Cartoon Network, currently seen in 81.1 million U.S. homes and 145
 countries around the world, is Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.'s 24-hour, ad-
 supported cable service offering the best in animated entertainment.  Drawing
 from the world's largest cartoon library, Cartoon Network also showcases
 unique original ventures such as The Powerpuff Girls, Dexter's Laboratory,
 Samurai Jack, Courage the Cowardly Dog, Ed, Edd n Eddy and other Cartoon
 Cartoons.  Since its launch in 1992, Cartoon Network has remained one of ad-
 supported cable's highest-rated networks.  Cartoon Network's Web site is
 located at (AOL Keyword: Cartoon Network).
     Delta Express is the ticket for low fares to Florida.  Customers can
 choose a reserved seat at a great low price by calling 866-2FLY-DLX or by
 visiting Delta Express online at or  Customers get the benefit of flying nonstop while
 earning miles in Delta's SkyMiles program.  To enroll in the SkyMiles program,
     A picture of the newly designed Delta Express Powerpuff Girls aircraft can
 be located on
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