Worldwide Service

Delta Air Lines serves nearly 180 million customers each year. In 2016, Delta was named to Fortune’s top 50 Most Admired Companies in addition to being named the most admired airline for the fifth time in six years. Additionally, Delta has ranked No.1 in the Business Travel News Annual Airline survey for an unprecedented five consecutive years. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 330 destinations in 61 countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs nearly 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 800 aircraft. The airline is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and participates in the industry’s leading transatlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia as well as a joint venture with Virgin Atlantic. Including its worldwide alliance partners, Delta offers customers more than 15,000 daily flights, with key hubs and markets including Amsterdam, Atlanta, Boston, Detroit, Los Angeles, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New York-JFK and LaGuardia, London-Heathrow, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City, Seattle and Tokyo-Narita. Delta has invested billions of dollars in airport facilities, global products and services, and technology to enhance the customer experience in the air and on the ground. Additional information is available on the Delta News Hub, as well as, Twitter @DeltaNewsHub,, and Delta’s blog

Operational Statistics



Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Key Hubs and Markets:

Atlanta, Boston, Cincinnati, Detroit, Los Angeles, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York-JFK, New York-LaGuardia, Salt Lake City, Seattle, Amsterdam, London-Heathrow, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, and Tokyo-Narita

Largest Hub:

Atlanta – world’s largest airline hub with nearly 1,000 daily departures to 220 destinations

Stock Ticker:



1928 in Monroe, Louisiana, USA


Richard Anderson

Destinations Served:


Countries Served:


Mainline Aircraft in Fleet:

More than 800

Annual Passengers:

More than 180 million

Daily Flights:

More than 15,000

Frequent Flier Program:

SkyMiles (established 1981); more than 91 million members


Nearly 80,000

Pre-tax Income (2015):

$5.9 billion (excluding special items)

Profit Sharing (2015):

$1.5 billion



Joint Venture Partners:

Air France-KLM, Alitalia, Virgin Atlantic, and Virgin Australia

Destinations served with worldwide partners: 607 destinations in 116 countries