WILMINGTON, Del., June 29, 2006 – Delta Air Lines today becomes the only airline to offer customers service from sea to shining sea – literally – with the introduction of two new daily nonstop flights between Wilmington, Del. and Atlanta. The regional jet service, operated by Delta Connection carrier Atlantic Southeast Airlines, connects Wilmington customers with the world’s largest hub at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and makes Delta the only airline to offer customers service to all 50 states.
June 29, 2006 12:45 p.m.
June 28, 2006 2:29 p.m.
ATLANTA, June 28, 2006 – As Delta airplanes land in more international destinations this year, the airline is upgrading the in-flight experience for its international coach customers. Beginning July 1, customers seated in the coach cabin on most of Delta’s international flights will receive printed menus; a complimentary choice of cocktail, including the new Mile High Mojito or Mango Kiss, beer or wine during the main in-flight meal service; and a mid-flight snack.
June 28, 2006 1:32 p.m.
CINCINNATI, June 28, 2006 – For the 12th year in a row, Comair has been awarded one of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) most prestigious honors – the Diamond Award – for excellence in aviation maintenance training.
June 27, 2006 1:34 p.m.
ATLANTA, June 27, 2006 – Delta Air Lines received the Henshaw Award for Corporate Leadership in Safety from SafetyXChange, an online community where safety professionals can go for new ideas, workable solutions and fresh perspectives. The inaugural “Saxcies” awards were given out in five categories and are designed to honor SafetyXChange members, both individuals and companies, for outstanding achievement and dedication to safety and health.
June 26, 2006 12:47 p.m.
ATLANTA, June 26, 2006 – Delta SkyMiles ® members can earn 25,000 bonus miles with the SkyMiles Dining & Hotels by Rewards NetworkSM program when they enjoy 25 qualified dines at participating restaurants before Dec. 31, 2006.
June 19, 2006 12:46 p.m.
NEW YORK, June 19, 2006 – Delta Air Lines will be the only airline to offer customers nonstop service to five continents from metropolitan New York with the addition of new nonstop flights between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and Mumbai, India, and Accra, Ghana, effective Nov. 1 and Dec. 11, 2006, respectively*. The new service further demonstrates Delta’s commitment to growing its position as New York City’s leading airline.
June 14, 2006 4:01 p.m.
SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. – June 14, 2006 – Delta Air Lines is extending customers’ opportunities to take advantage of special low introductory fares for summer travel to more than 40 golf resorts in the Pinehurst/Southern Pines region of North Carolina. Between today and July 7, customers can purchase tickets at special low introductory prices for travel to and from Pinehurst/Southern Pines, N.C. between June 22 and Nov. 12, 2006.
June 14, 2006 2:30 p.m.
ATLANTA, June 14, 2006 – Who says business travel has to be all business? For Delta Air Lines’ international BusinessElite ® customers, it’s work and play at 35,000 feet.
June 13, 2006 2:54 p.m.
ATLANTA, June 13, 2006 – Delta Air Lines customers booked on flights traveling to/through Central Florida and Southwest Georgia will see little impact due to Tropical Storm Alberto. The storm, which is expected to make landfall by this afternoon will cause temporary disruptions at the following airports:
June 12, 2006 12:47 p.m.
ATLANTA, June 12, 2006 – Delta Air Lines has received U.S. Department of Transportation approval to offer customers nonstop flights between its largest hub in Atlanta and the picturesque Mexican destination of Leon/Guanajuato effective Dec. 1.