Apr. 17, 2007
ATLANTA, April 17, 2007 – Delta TechOps is launching a new advertising campaign built around the theme “What it takes to fly.” The new ads will begin appearing broadly this week in trade publications distributed during the industry’s annual maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) trade show being hosted in Delta’s hometown of Atlanta.
Apr. 17, 2007
ATLANTA, April 17, 2007 – Delta Air Lines’ TechOps division has been selected by the Boeing Company and is now eligible, under interim contractor support, to provide commercial aircraft parts, inventory exchange, and component repair for the KC-767 Advanced Tanker if Boeing is awarded the U.S. Air Force KC-X Tanker contract later this year. Delta TechOps also is eligible to provide assistance in developing further maintenance capabilities.
Apr. 17, 2007
LOS ANGELES, April 17, 2007 – Delta Air Lines – the fastest growing U.S. airline in Latin America – will continue its rapid expansion to Mexico from its growing Latin gateway at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) with new nonstop flights to two of Mexico’s most historical and popular cities: Tijuana and Zacatecas**. The flights are the latest additions in a series of more than 10 new nonstop Mexican destinations served by Delta and the Delta Connection carriers from Los Angeles.
Apr. 17, 2007
SALT LAKE CITY, April 17, 2007 – Delta Air Lines employees today will present more than 1,200 handmade quilts to the Primary Children’s Medical Center as part of an ongoing partnership between Salt Lake City’s hometown airline and the city’s leading children’s hospital. The handmade bedcovers, which will be on display in the Energy Solutions Arena as part of a formal presentation by Delta to hospital officials, will blanket the entire playing surface and approximately 30 percent of the facility’s seating area.
Apr. 16, 2007
ATLANTA, April 16, 2007 – Delta Air Lines (Other OTC: DALRQ) today announced that unofficial results of the vote on the company’s Plan of Reorganization show overwhelming support of creditors for the company’s plan. More than 95 percent of ballots cast and claims value voting were in favor of the plan. Creditors also voted in similar numbers in favor of the Plan of Reorganization for Delta’s wholly owned regional airline subsidiary Comair. The final voting results for both plans will be filed later this week with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court.
Apr. 10, 2007
ATLANTA, April 10, 2007 – Delta customers traveling through Atlanta this spring and summer will experience more space, increased convenience and added efficiency thanks to state-of-the-art self-service technology throughout Delta’s newly completed check-in lobby at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.
Apr. 9, 2007
BOSTON, April 9, 2007 – Delta Air Lines will offer customers in Allentown, Pa.; Islip, N.Y.; and Burlington, Vt. increased choice and convenience in air travel this summer with new nonstop service to Boston and connecting opportunities beyond to more than 100 daily departures to 35 cities. The new service is part of Delta’s continued expansion at Boston and complements recently announced service between Boston and the New York cities of Albany, Watertown, Ogdensburg and Massena.
Apr. 4, 2007
ATLANTA, April 4, 2007 – Delta Air Lines today reported a record March consolidated system load factor of 83.0 percent, record mainline system load factor of 83.7 percent, and record total domestic load factor of 83.6 percent. In addition, on March 31, Delta recorded new all-time daily record load factors of 98.1 percent in the mainline Atlantic and 93.0 percent in mainline Latin entities.
Apr. 3, 2007
ATLANTA, AND PARSIPPANY, N.J., April 3, 2007 – Delta Air Lines is expanding SkyMiles members’ mileage-earning opportunities with a new partnership with Budget Rent A Car that will offer members miles for renting with Budget.
Apr. 3, 2007
NEW YORK CITY, April 3, 2007 – Delta Air Lines is joining rock icon and philanthropist Jon Bon Jovi, Habitat for Humanity and members of the Arena Football League (AFL) team, The Philadelphia Soul, to announce its commitment to two Habitat projects in Brooklyn, N.Y., further demonstrating the airline’s dedication to New York. Working with Habitat for Humanity – New York City, Delta volunteers are helping complete Habitat-NYC’s Halsey Street project in Bedford-Stuyvesant, and the airline is pledging financial support to build at Habitat-NYC’s Atlantic Aven