PARIS, June 2, 2006 – SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, announced it will be the official alliance of the 2007 Paris Air Show, after signing International Paris Air Show Le Bourget as the first SkyTeam Global Meetings customer. SkyTeam will provide the event organizers with a streamlined process for arranging travel for the show’s attendees and exhibitors. This agreement comes less than a month after the initial launch of the new SkyTeam Global Meetings product.
Jun. 2, 2006
Jun. 2, 2006
ATLANTA, June 2, 2006 – Delta’s SkyMiles ® customers now can dial for miles. The airline today announced its new partnership with Proximiti Communications, Inc. that will allow SkyMiles members to earn miles when switching their home, home office or small business phone service to Proximiti.
Jun. 1, 2006
ATLANTA, June 1, 2006 – Delta Air Lines this month will further expand its fast-growing presence across Latin America and the Caribbean with the addition of nine new routes to seven destinations across the region. Five of the destinations – Kingston, Jamaica; Aquadilla and Ponce, Puerto Rico; and Guayaquil and Quito, Ecuador+ – will be served by Delta for the first time, while customers in Cancun, Mexico and Sao Paulo, Brazil, will enjoy expanded service to new U.S. gateways.
May 31, 2006
Delta Pilots Ratify Contract (Article)
ATLANTA, May 31, 2006 – Delta Air Lines (Other OTC: DALRQ) today confirmed that its pilots, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association International (ALPA), ratified a new contract that the company hailed as “crucial to Delta’s successful reorganization.” With 95 percent of eligible pilots participating, 61 percent voted in favor of the agreement. The contract, subject to U.S. Bankruptcy Court approval, provides the company with approximately $280 million in average annual pilot labor cost savings through a combination of changes to pay, benefits and work rules.
May 31, 2006
ATLANTA, May 31, 2006 – Delta Air Lines (Other OTC: DALRQ) has reached an agreement with DP3, Inc., an organization representing retired pilots on pension issues, thereby removing one of only two objections to Bankruptcy Court approval of Letter of Agreement 51 (LOA 51), the contract that was ratified by Delta pilots today.
May 30, 2006
ATLANTA, May 30, 2006 – Delta Air Lines this week will become the world’s largest airline between the United States and Europe in terms of destinations served, seat capacity and weekly flights with the introduction of new and expanded service between the United States and Athens, Greece; Edinburgh, Scotland; Venice, Italy; and Kiev, Ukraine.
May 25, 2006
SOUTHERN PINES, N.C., May 25, 2006 – Delta Air Lines’ customers this summer can take advantage of special low introductory fares as they hit the links of more than 40 golf resorts in the Pinehurst/Southern Pines region of North Carolina with the addition of seasonal nonstop flights between Delta’s largest hub in Atlanta and the renowned golfing region. Between June 22 and Nov.
May 24, 2006
ATLANTA, May 24, 2006 – Delta Air Lines this winter will offer customers more choices for ski vacations than ever before with new and expanded service to and from 11 exciting ski destinations throughout the western United States and Canada. Delta’s newest ski destination of Telluride Colo. will be served daily between Montrose/Telluride and Salt Lake City, and on Saturdays between Montrose/Telluride and Delta’s largest hub in Atlanta.
May 23, 2006
NEW YORK, May 23, 2006 – Delta Air Lines is offering customers even more reasons to choose its hub at New York’s JFK airport with special low sale fares for travel to Europe and the West Coast -- just in time for the busy summer travel season.
May 22, 2006
ATLANTA, May 22, 2006 – Shaken or Stirred? Delta Air Lines is celebrating summer with a new line of signature cocktails available on all domestic and international flights over 450 miles and complimentary in Crown Room Clubs ® during the 4-7 p.m. cocktail hour, beginning June 1. The cocktails, served in the skies throughout the summer, are part of the airline’s efforts to create a more stylish and entertaining experience for customers.