ATLANTA, Oct. 8, 2007 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) is offering SkyMiles members a mileage offer so good - they can taste it!  Delta SkyMiles Dining & Hotels by Rewards NetworkSM is giving members a chance to dine their way to 1,000 bonus miles - and for the first time 1,000 Medallion Qualification Miles (MQMs) - by dining at four SkyMiles Dining restaurants from Oct. 1 through Nov. 30, 2007. 

SkyMiles members qualify for elite, Medallion status by earning MQMs and then enjoy additional benefits including complimentary upgrades, preferred check-in and preferred boarding.

“We are thrilled to offer SkyMiles members bonus miles and MQMs in this unique promotion,” said Jeff Robertson, managing director of the SkyMiles program.  “It is ideal for our frequent flyers who are constantly on the go and dining out - and for our members who aren’t traveling in the near future, it is an easy way to earn miles and MQMs.”

Customers can visit to register for the promotion and search for participating restaurants.  Once they have completed qualified dines* of $25 or more at four different participating restaurants during the offer period, they will earn 1,000 MQMs and 1,000 bonus miles. 

SkyMiles Dining is a free program that allows members to earn miles at thousands of participating restaurants across the United States and Canada.  For more information on SkyMiles Dining or to enroll in the program visit

For details on how to qualify for Silver, Gold and Platinum Medallion status visit

The award-winning Delta SkyMiles program offers members multiple mileage-earning opportunities when flying Delta, Delta Shuttle®, the Delta Connection® carriers, Delta AirElite® and other SkyTeam® airlines.  Additional mileage-building opportunities are offered through more than 100 partners such as the Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express,, participating hotels, car rental companies, telecommunication services, restaurants, retailers and more.  Now in its 26th year, SkyMiles is one of the longest-running and most successful loyalty programs in the travel industry and was named “Best Frequent Flyer Program” for 2006 by Business Traveler magazine.

Delta Air Lines operates service to more worldwide destinations than any airline with Delta and Delta Connection flights to 310 destinations in 54 countries. Since 2005, Delta has added more international capacity than all other major U.S. airlines combined and is the leader across the Atlantic with flights to 36 trans-Atlantic markets. To Latin America and the Caribbean, Delta offers more than 400 weekly flights to 53 destinations. Delta's marketing alliances also allow customers to earn and redeem SkyMiles on nearly 15,000 flights offered by SkyTeam and other partners. Delta is a founding member of SkyTeam, a global airline alliance that provides customers with extensive worldwide destinations, flights and services. Including its SkyTeam and worldwide codeshare partners, Delta offers flights to 475 worldwide destinations in 104 countries. Customers can check in for flights, print boarding passes and check flight status at

*Qualified dines are dines at any participating restaurant, bar, or club that occur after registering for this bonus and are $25 or more (including tax and tip), that take place between 10/1/07 and 11/30/07 during a valid benefit period, and that are paid for with a credit or debit card registered in SkyMiles Dining and Hotels by Rewards Network.  Offer is combinable with other SkyMiles Dining bonuses.  Limit one qualified dine per participating restaurant per member toward this bonus.  Offer is limited to U.S. residents.  Other limitations may apply.  Some restaurants offer mileage awards only on certain days of the week, times of the day or up to a maximum spending amount per month.  For complete program Terms and Conditions, guidelines and restrictions and the latest benefit schedules, visit

Please allow 4–6 weeks after the end of the promotional period for any bonus miles or MQMs to post to your account. All account inquiries related to this bonus must be received within 90 days of the qualified dine.  Limit one Miles Upon Miles bonus per member.   All requests for missing miles must be received within 90 days of the original dine date.  Bonus miles are not eligible to earn MQMs.  Medallion Qualification Miles are used for Medallion Status qualification and are based on calendar year activity.  For 2007 Silver Medallion status, members must earn 25,000 MQM; 50,000 MQM for Gold Medallion status; and 75,000 MQM for Platinum Medallion status.  Visit for complete details about MQMs and bonus miles.

All SkyMiles program rules apply.  To review the rules, please visit  Delta, SkyMiles and the Delta logo are registered service marks of Delta Corporate Identity, Inc. Delta is not responsible for goods or services offered by Rewards Network or any restaurant participating in this promotion.

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