Sept. 27, 2006 4:10 p.m.
Delta Air Lines today appointed two leaders to fill vacant positions in its international sales organization to support a growing network of routes in Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East.
Sept. 26, 2006 2:11 p.m.
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).
Sept. 26, 2006 12:24 p.m.
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 26, 2006 – From Atlantic to Pacific and from Lake Tahoe to the Gulf of Mexico, Delta Air Lines this winter will offer something new for almost everyone from its Los Angeles gateway with new nonstop service to Jacksonville, Fla.; Reno, Nev;. and New Orleans. With the new service, Delta will offer customers convenient access to nearly 40 nonstop destinations from Los Angeles by spring.
Sept. 25, 2006 12:42 p.m.
ATLANTA, Sept. 25, 2006 – Delta Air Lines announced a new partnership today with American Express that enables customers to save money when using their American Express ® Business Credit Card. The program gives customers automatic savings on Delta travel as well as additional discounts for purchases at any OPEN Savings partner. When using their Card, SkyMiles Business Credit Cardholders receive:
Sept. 25, 2006 12:25 p.m.
SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 25, 2006 – Delta Air Lines this winter will add two new routes from its fastest growing domestic hub with new daily nonstop service between Salt Lake City and Winnipeg, Canada and Guadalajara, Mexico. Delta Connection carrier SkyWest Airlines will offer customers two daily nonstop round-trip flights between Salt Lake City and Winnipeg, effective Jan. 8, 2007. Delta also was awarded Department of Transportation approval for its three-times weekly service between Salt Lake City and Guadalajara, starting Dec. 2, 2006.
Sept. 21, 2006 12:27 p.m.
ATLANTA, Sept. 21, 2006 – Delta Air Lines will continue its rapid expansion into the Caribbean this December with the addition of its first flights to the French island of Martinique. Effective Dec. 16, Delta will add flights between its largest hub in Atlanta and Fort de France, Martinique in the French West Indies. Martinique is the second destination that Delta will serve in this region having recently announced twice weekly service to the French island of Guadeloupe, effective Dec.13. Both routes are subject to foreign government approval.
Sept. 19, 2006 6:35 p.m.
ATLANTA, Sept. 19, 2006 – Delta has begun the second phase of construction on its lobby at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Phase II, which includes $14 million worth of improvements expected to be completed by Summer 2007, will give customers more space and check-in options, allowing Delta to continue growing its largest hub. Delta’s intuitive new lobby design and customer-facing technology represent the airline’s ongoing commitment to customer service and will include:
Sept. 19, 2006 3:53 p.m.
ATLANTA, Sept. 19, 2006 – Who says bathing suits can’t be worn in November? Before bringing winter coats and mittens out of the closet, Delta customers are invited to savor the Sunshine State one last time this season with special sale fares to the airline’s Florida markets. Delta is Florida’s largest carrier in terms of destinations served, and with flights to most of Delta’s 17 Florida destinations on sale, customers will find it easy to enjoy the beaches, palm trees and ocean breezes before winter’s chill sets in.
Sept. 14, 2006 12:43 p.m.
ATLANTA, Sept. 14, 2006 – Delta Air Lines announced a new alliance that enables SkyMiles members to earn miles for education loans through Collegiate Funding Services (CFS). CFS is now part of Chase Education Finance, the student lending business of JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Sept. 13, 2006 6:36 p.m.
ATLANTA, Sept. 13, 2006 – Delta is transforming coast-to-coast travel and offering customers the industry’s first two-class domestic flight experience to feature digital entertainment – movies, live television, music and games – available on demand at every customer’s seat. The airline’s new standard in domestic transcontinental flying is available to all passengers on select Delta flights over four hours (or more than 1,750 miles) including those from Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and New York’s John F.