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If any event brought out the truth in the old Delta ad slogan, "we love to fly and it shows," it was the final day of the 747 Farewell Tour from Atlanta to Minneapolis/St. Paul. Of the 320 aboard, everyone had a story or observation about the iconic aircraft fondly ...
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If any event brought out the truth in the old Delta ad slogan, “we love to fly and it shows,” it was the final day of the 747 Farewell Tour from Atlanta to Minneapolis/St. Paul. Because of the aircraft’s legacy at Northwest Airlines, with the 747-400 entering the fleet in ...
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Next on the 747 farewell tour, Delta Ship 6314 made its way from Seattle to Atlanta where employees and customers who redeemed significant amounts of SkyMiles for a ride celebrated and shared their favorite memories about flying with the Queen of the Skies. "It's a very special occasion, especially for ...
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On the first stop of Delta's farewell tour, employees at the airline's hub in Detroit celebrated and shared their favorite memories about flying with the Queen of Skies. "The 747 is special because there will be nothing, probably ever, quite like it. It has flown all over the world so ...
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Delta customers and employees began saying their goodbyes to the airline's iconic Boeing 747 fleet as the aircraft operated its final Tokyo-Narita to Honolulu flight. It then made a rare appearance on two domestic flight legs earlier this month. After arriving in Honolulu from Tokyo-Narita for the last time, the ...
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Ship 3501, Delta’s newest jet, touched down in Atlanta early Sunday morning, just after 2 a.m. following the trans-Atlantic crossing direct from Toulouse, France, where the aircraft was assembled. On board the widebody jet were a number of employees from TechOps, Fleet Strategy and Transactions, IT, Product Marketing, Flight Operations ...
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Delta's newest flagship aircraft, the Airbus A350-900, arrives to the airline's hub in Atlanta this weekend following its delivery in Toulouse, France, where the state-of-the-art widebody jet is assembled. The aircraft will enter into service on Oct. 30 when it flies its inaugural international flight from Detroit to Tokyo-Narita International ...
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Delta’s first Airbus A350, Ship 3501, left Airbus’ paint shop in Toulouse, France, on Tuesday coated in Delta’s signature livery as the aircraft prepares to be delivered in July. The state-of-the-art widebody jet had its first test flight two weeks ago and will undergo additional flight testing in France before ...
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Delta’s first Airbus A350-900 — yet to be painted in Delta’s signature livery — took to the skies early Tuesday morning in Toulouse, France, where the aircraft is assembled, kicking off two months of flight testing, and a fresh paint job, prior to delivery to the airline mid-summer. The lightweight ...
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Employees from across the airline welcomed media as well as local and state officials to Tuesday’s unveiling of the Delta Flight Museum’s latest addition – the “747 Experience” exhibit. The exhibit features retired Delta Ship 6301, the first Boeing 747-400 to take flight, to honor the legacy of the historic ...