Delta is transforming coast-to-coast travel and offering customers the industry’s first two-class domestic flight experience with movies, live television, music and games at every customer’s seat. The new standard in transcontinental U.S.
Sept. 13, 2006 12:48 p.m.
Sept. 13, 2006 12:40 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.
Sept. 13, 2006 12:28 p.m.
LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2006 – Delta Air Lines this winter will continue its historic expansion between Los Angeles and Mexico and Central America with new nonstop service between the City of Angels and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and Managua, Nicaragua, effective Dec. 15 and 16, respectively. Delta’s new service to Managua will operate two-times weekly while flights to the vacation hotspot of Puerto Vallarta will operate daily. Both routes are subject to foreign government approvals.
Sept. 12, 2006 12:45 p.m.
ATLANTA, Sept. 12, 2006 – Delta SkyMiles ® members have a new way to earn bonus miles in the SkyMiles Dining & Hotels by Rewards NetworkSM program. Members who register online and then spend $300 or more at participating restaurants before Oct. 31, 2006, will qualify for SkyMiles Dining Elite status and will earn an additional 5 miles per dining dollar spent for the remainder of 2006 and all of 2007.
Sept. 8, 2006 2:22 p.m.
ATLANTA, Sept. 8, 2006 – Delta Air Lines this week rolled out its 300th aircraft – Ship 927, a McDonnell-Douglas MD-88 – to receive new all-leather seating in first and economy class, new lighting and wall coverings and updated lavatories as part of its fleet-wide cabin conditioning program.
Sept. 8, 2006 1:21 p.m.
ATLANTA, Sept. 8, 2006 – Delta Air Lines is recalling up to 65 pilots and approximately 200 flight attendants to support changes the company is making to build a profitable network, a key part of its Transformation Plan.
Sept. 6, 2006 4:53 p.m.
Delta Air Lines Reports August Traffic (Article)
ATLANTA, Sept. 6, 2006 – Delta Air Lines today reported traffic results for August 2006 1,2 . System traffic for August 2006 decreased 3.0 percent from August 2005 with a capacity decrease of 2.9 percent. Delta’s system load factor was 79.9 percent in August 2006, down 0.1 points from the same period last year.
Sept. 6, 2006 12:29 p.m.
TRENTON, N.J., Sept. 6, 2006 – Customers in Trenton, N.J., soon will have convenient flights to one of Delta’s largest focus cities, Boston, and its flagship hub in Atlanta thanks to a unanimous vote by the Mercer County Board of Freeholders that allows Delta to begin nonstop service from the New Jersey capital on Dec. 18. This winter, Delta will offer three daily nonstop round-trip flights between Trenton and Boston, along with one daily nonstop round-trip flight to Atlanta.
Sept. 5, 2006 3:54 p.m.
ATLANTA, Sept. 5, 2006 – Delta Air Lines will continue its rapid expansion into Mexico and the Caribbean this December with the addition of two new routes to Mexico City as well as its first flights to the French island of Guadeloupe. Effective Dec. 1, Delta will add new nonstop service between Mexico City and Orlando and Salt Lake City, and on Dec. 13 will add flights between its largest hub in Atlanta and Pointe a Pitre, Guadeloupe in the French West Indies. All new routes are subject to foreign government approvals.
Sept. 5, 2006 1:23 p.m.
ATLANTA, Sept. 5, 2006 – Delta Air Lines (Other OTC: DALRQ) today announced that the Judge overseeing its Chapter 11 restructuring granted its motion seeking bankruptcy court approval to terminate its pilot defined benefit pension plan.