Oct. 12, 2006
ATLANTA, Oct. 12, 2006 – Delta Air Lines – the world’s fastest growing international airline – is building on the success of the largest international expansion in its history with new nonstop service to some of the fastest growing economies in the world. During 2007, Delta will continue to diversify its global network with added service to high-demand destinations across Asia, the Middle East, Europe and Latin America.
Oct. 10, 2006
ATLANTA, Oct. 10, 2006 – Delta Air Lines invites international customers to stretch out and lie flat, as the first U.S. airline to announce fully-horizontal personal sleeper suites in BusinessElite. Delta will introduce seats by Contour Premium Aircraft Seating in early 2008, when the airline takes delivery of two new Boeing 777 Long Range (LR) aircraft.
Oct. 10, 2006
ATLANTA, Oct. 10, 2006 – Delta Air Lines invites international customers to stretch out and lie flat, as the first U.S. airline to announce fully-horizontal personal sleeper suites in BusinessElite. Delta will introduce seats by Contour Premium Aircraft Seating in early 2008, when the airline takes delivery of two new Boeing 777 Long Range (LR) aircraft. The sleeper suites will also feature Delta’s industry-leading entertainment system offering on-demand, digital video and music at every suite.
Oct. 5, 2006
CINCINNATI, Oct. 5, 2006 – Comair has received certification from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to perform repair station maintenance under 14 CFR Part 145. The certification allows Comair’s Northern Kentucky hangar and maintenance support facility to perform third-party work on 50- and 70-seat Bombardier Canadair Regional Jets (CRJs).
Oct. 4, 2006
ATLANTA, Oct. 4, 2006 – Delta Air Lines today reported traffic results for September 2006 1,2 . System traffic for September 2006 decreased 3.4 percent from September 2005 with a capacity decrease of 5.4 percent. Delta’s system load factor was 74.6 percent in September 2006, up 1.5 points from the same period last year.
Oct. 2, 2006
NEW YORK, Oct. 2, 2006 – Already an All-Star and considered one of the top young players in the league, The New York Mets third baseman David Wright is quickly rising to the top of his field.
Sep. 28, 2006
ATLANTA, Sept. 28, 2006 – Delta Air Lines was named “North America’s Leading Business Class Airline” and for the second consecutive year, “North America’s Leading Budget Airline” for its former Song service, by travel professionals worldwide at the 13th Annual World Travel Awards in Turks and Caicos.
Sep. 28, 2006
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).
Sep. 27, 2006
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.

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