Aug. 18, 2006 2:26 p.m.
Atlanta, Aug. 18, 2006 – After one week of operating under new Transportation Security Administration (TSA) regulations, Delta Air Lines operations from check-in to baggage claim continue to run smoothly. Since Aug. 10, Delta reported no cancellations due to enhanced security, and related delays averaged 30 minutes during the height of the security incident.
Aug. 16, 2006 2:28 p.m.
ATLANTA, August 16, 2006 – What can be better than earning valuable frequent flyer miles while enjoying your favorite movie at home? Delta’s unique new partnership with Netflix Inc. gives members a one-time bonus of 1,500 miles when joining the online DVD movie rental service. Reaching more than 4.9 million subscribers, Netflix provides overnight delivery to most customers. SkyMiles members can now enjoy the conveniences of online DVD rentals, delivered right to their door.
Aug. 14, 2006 12:34 p.m.
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2006 – Delta Air Lines this winter will add 16 new routes from its West Coast gateway at Los Angeles International Airport to accommodate soaring demand in one of the country’s largest travel markets for Hispanic customers. The expansion will include new nonstop flights to nine Mexican destinations, two Central American destinations and corresponding connecting service to five destinations in the United States where many Hispanic customers prefer to travel.
Aug. 10, 2006 2:52 p.m.
ATLANTA, Aug. 10, 2006 – The Department of Homeland Security has raised the threat level to Orange for all commercial aviation in the U.S. and Red for all flights from the United Kingdom to the U.S.
Aug. 9, 2006 3:33 p.m.
CINCINNATI, Aug. 9, 2006 - Delta AirElite Business Jets has renewed its partnership with Bombardier Flexjet* and Jet Solutions, LLC and will now be offering the Flexjet 25 jet card. Delta AirElite’s Flexjet Membership program, which was introduced in October 2003, has been popular with members desiring a specific aircraft for their travel needs by offering access to a dedicated fleet of Bombardier Flexjet program aircraft. Now with the Flexjet 25 jet card, members will have even greater choice and flexibility.
Aug. 9, 2006 12:38 p.m.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., Aug. 9, 2006 – Delta Air Lines will continue its expansion of domestic routes this Nov. 15 with the introduction of new daily nonstop flights between two of the East Coast’s vacation capitals: Atlantic City and Orlando. The new flights will complement existing daily nonstop service between Atlantic City and Delta’s two largest domestic hubs in Atlanta and Cincinnati and will make it easier for Delta customers to reach their favorite Florida attractions nonstop.
Aug. 3, 2006 4:54 p.m.
ATLANTA, Aug. 3, 2006 – Delta Air Lines today reported traffic results for July 2006 1, 2 . System traffic for July 2006 decreased 0.6 percent from July 2005 with a capacity decrease of 2.1 percent. Delta’s system load factor was 85.4 percent in July 2006, up 1.3 points from the same period last year. This month’s results represent the company’s highest system load factor achieved in any month, exceeding the previous high of 84.5 percent in June 2006.
Aug. 1, 2006 5:32 p.m.
ATLANTA, Aug. 1, 2006 – The U.S. Cargo Sales Joint Venture, LLC (US JV) which is the U.S. cargo sales and marketing organization of SkyTeam Cargo Members, Air France, Delta and Korean Air, today announced the appointment of Chang-Hoon (Colin) Kang as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the JV. Effective immediately, Chang-Hoon (Colin) Kang will take over the role of CEO from J.D.Cha, who returns to Korean Air Cargo headquartered in Seoul.
Aug. 1, 2006 4:14 p.m.
ATLANTA, Aug. 1, 2006 – Delta Air Lines is unveiling the new creations for its on-board menu for international BusinessElite ® customers created by one of the most celebrated female chefs in the country, Michelle Bernstein. As Delta’s consulting chef, Bernstein has designed sumptuous entrees and side dishes which are part of Delta’s continued effort to enhance its BusinessElite product to create a more inviting and entertaining experience.
Aug. 1, 2006 4:13 p.m.
ATLANTA, Aug. 1, 2006 – The U.S. Cargo Sales Joint Venture, LLC (US JV) which is the U.S. cargo sales and marketing organization of SkyTeam Cargo Members, Air France, Delta and Korean Air, today announced the appointment of Chang-Hoon (Colin) Kang as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the JV. Effective immediately, Chang-Hoon (Colin) Kang will take over the role of CEO from J.D.Cha, who returns to Korean Air Cargo headquartered in Seoul.

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