Dec. 16, 2017
This timeline aims to capture the long history of this beloved aircraft in preparation for the airline's farewell tour for the Queen of the Skies.
Dec. 14, 2017
Agrees to firm order of 100 state-of-the-art A321neo aircraft with options of up to 100 additional jets.
Dec. 12, 2017
Delta’s Boeing 747 is being pressed into service for one more additional round trip between Detroit and Seoul-Incheon due to operational need.
Nov. 30, 2017
Delta's 747 Employee Farewell Tour will head to Paine Field, home of the final assembly production line that produced Delta’s Boeing 747 fleet.
Nov. 20, 2017
Delta is the North American launch carrier for the A350.
Nov. 14, 2017
There will be a few last chances to see and even take part in the final Delta 747 flights – the last to be flown by any U.S. passenger airline.
Nov. 6, 2017
Delta’s inaugural A350 flight from Detroit to Tokyo landed at Narita International Airport early last Tuesday, Oct. 31. Ship 3502 was welcomed by a water cannon salute and drew in a large audience of...
Oct. 30, 2017
Years of hard work and planning across virtually every workgroup culminated Monday as Flight 275 pushed back from Gate A40.
Oct. 16, 2017
Media reports surfaced Monday that Airbus SE has proposed to take a more than 50.01 percent ownership stake in the Bombardier C Series program. In response to media inquiries, Delta said it could not...