ATLANTA, Feb. 14, 2007 – Delta Air Lines – Florida’s leading carrier in terms of passengers carried and destinations served – this summer will offer business and leisure customers new options for convenient intra-Florida travel. Delta Connection carrier Freedom Airlines will begin new once-daily nonstop service between Orlando and Fort Walton Beach, Fla., effective May 3, 2007, in addition to two Saturday-only flights between Tampa and Key West, starting May 5, 2007.
Feb. 14, 2007
Feb. 13, 2007
ATLANTA, Feb. 13, 2007 – Delta Air Lines invites customers to expand their summer horizons with nonstop service to five new destinations and returning seasonal service to four cities from the airline’s flagship hub in Atlanta. Beginning in May, Delta will expand its summer schedule to include new nonstop service between Atlanta and:
Feb. 13, 2007
ATLANTA, Feb. 13, 2007 – Delta Air Lines’ customers booked on flights to, from or through impacted states in the Midwest and Northeast may make adjustments to their travel schedule due to winter storms.
Feb. 12, 2007
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 12, 2007 – Delta Air Lines is continuing its rapid expansion in the Los Angeles market with two new nonstop routes: Seattle, Washington; and Los Mochis, Mexico*. The routes are the latest in a series of more than 16 new routes that Delta has announced, added or applied to serve from Los Angeles International Airport since it began rebuilding its West Coast gateway here last summer.
Feb. 9, 2007
NEW YORK, Feb. 9, 2006 – Who doesn’t love cheesecake, especially when it’s from either New York or Chicago? Delta Air Lines is sweetening air service between the Big Apple and the Windy City beginning Feb. 15 when it will double the number of Delta flights between the two markets and celebrate by offering passengers free New York and Chicago cheesecake at select Delta terminals throughout the day.
Feb. 8, 2007
ANCHORAGE, Feb. 8, 2007 – Delta Air Lines customers craving the adventure of summer travel to America’s last frontier should look no further than the airline’s convenient schedule of summer flights between Alaska and the U.S. mainland. With the addition of nonstop flights between Anchorage and Los Angeles, this summer will mark the first time Delta has offered nonstop service between four of its U.S. gateways and Alaska, with service beginning as follows:
Feb. 7, 2007
ATLANTA, Feb. 7, 2007 – Delta Air Lines today announced that the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York has approved the Disclosure Statement filed in connection with the company’s proposed Plan of Reorganization. The court also authorized Delta to begin soliciting approval from its creditors for the Plan of Reorganization. Prior to the hearing Delta successfully resolved all objections that had been filed.
Feb. 7, 2007
CINCINNATI, Feb. 7, 2007 – Today, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Adlai Hardin Jr. ruled in favor of Comair’s motion to enjoin work actions by the Air Line Pilots Association (ALPA) and its members. The ruling restricts the union and individual pilots from disrupting the regional carrier’s operations. Those who violate the ruling face serious consequences, including the possibility of personal liability and other legal penalties.
Feb. 7, 2007
LOUISVILLE, Feb. 7, 2007 – Delta Air Lines will offer customers more than 5,900 additional seats between Louisville and its hubs in Atlanta, Cincinnati and New York in celebration of the 133rd annual Kentucky Derby. Between May 3 and 6, Delta will add flights and upgrade some regional jet aircraft to 142-seat MD-88 and 150-seat Boeing 737-800 aircraft flying between Louisville and Atlanta and Cincinnati, while adding daily regional jet service from New York’s LaGuardia and Kennedy airports – just in time to don a Derby hat and savor mint juleps.
Feb. 5, 2007
ATLANTA, Feb. 5, 2007 – Delta Air Lines today reported record load factor results for January 2007. Delta’s system load factor for January was a record 73.7 percent, up 0.3 points from the prior year. Delta also achieved its highest January load factors for its mainline system (74.7 percent with a previous high of 73.8 percent in 2006) and mainline domestic (74.5 percent with a previous high of 73.8 percent in 2006).