Oct. 16, 2006
ATLANTA, Oct. 16, 2006 – Delta Air Lines and InPhonic, Inc. have teamed to create the SkyMiles Wireless program. The collaboration will allow customers to translate their phone plan into a flight plan as they earn miles by purchasing wireless phone plans and accessories from a secure online storefront.
Oct. 16, 2006
BOSTON, Oct. 16, 2006 – Delta Air Lines customers this winter will find it easier to travel between the Magnificent Mile and Back Bay with new nonstop service between Boston and Chicago’s Midway Airport, effective Jan. 11, 2007. With the new service, operated by Delta Connection carrier Comair, Delta will offer customers three daily flights during the week and two daily flights on weekends, offering convenient access for business and leisure customers.
Oct. 12, 2006
ATLANTA, Oct. 12, 2006 – Delta Air Lines – the world’s fastest growing international airline – is building on the success of the largest international expansion in its history with new nonstop service to some of the fastest growing economies in the world. During 2007, Delta will continue to diversify its global network with added service to high-demand destinations across Asia, the Middle East, Europe and Latin America.
Oct. 10, 2006
ATLANTA, Oct. 10, 2006 – Delta Air Lines invites international customers to stretch out and lie flat, as the first U.S. airline to announce fully-horizontal personal sleeper suites in BusinessElite. Delta will introduce seats by Contour Premium Aircraft Seating in early 2008, when the airline takes delivery of two new Boeing 777 Long Range (LR) aircraft.
Oct. 10, 2006
ATLANTA, Oct. 10, 2006 – Delta Air Lines invites international customers to stretch out and lie flat, as the first U.S. airline to announce fully-horizontal personal sleeper suites in BusinessElite. Delta will introduce seats by Contour Premium Aircraft Seating in early 2008, when the airline takes delivery of two new Boeing 777 Long Range (LR) aircraft. The sleeper suites will also feature Delta’s industry-leading entertainment system offering on-demand, digital video and music at every suite.
Oct. 5, 2006
CINCINNATI, Oct. 5, 2006 – Comair has received certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to perform repair station maintenance under 14 CFR Part 145. The certification allows Comair’s Northern Kentucky hangar and maintenance support facility to perform third-party work on 50- and 70-seat Bombardier Canadair Regional Jets (CRJs).
Oct. 4, 2006
ATLANTA, Oct. 4, 2006 – Delta Air Lines today reported traffic results for September 2006 1,2 . System traffic for September 2006 decreased 3.4 percent from September 2005 with a capacity decrease of 5.4 percent. Delta’s system load factor was 74.6 percent in September 2006, up 1.5 points from the same period last year.
Oct. 2, 2006
NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2006 – Already an All-Star and considered one of the top young players in the league, The New York Mets third baseman David Wright is quickly rising to the top of his field.
Sep. 28, 2006
ATLANTA, Sept. 28, 2006 – Delta Air Lines was named “North America’s Leading Business Class Airline” and for the second consecutive year, “North America’s Leading Budget Airline” for its former Song service, by travel professionals worldwide at the 13th Annual World Travel Awards in Turks and Caicos.
Sep. 28, 2006
JOHANNESBURG, Sept. 28, 2006 -- Delta Air Lines and Nationwide Airlines today announced that they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to pursue agreements to codeshare, allow members in Delta’s SkyMiles program to accrue and redeem miles for flights on Nationwide, and to work towards other marketing co-operation. The agreement includes developing codeshare services on Nationwide Airlines to and from markets beyond its hub at O.R. Tambo International Airport (previously Johannesburg International Airport).

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