ATLANTA, April 30, 2007 – Delta Air Lines today unveiled its updated corporate brand – a striking three-dimensional, red “Widget” icon flying across a blue background – that reflects the company’s successful transformation into a highly differentiated, customer-focused airline. The updated brand, the result of months of employee and customer research, will appear on more than 900 Delta and Delta Connection aircraft, in more than 300 airports, on Delta’s award-winning delta.com Web site, and in all advertising and printed material.
April 30, 2007 12:27 p.m.
April 27, 2007 2:30 p.m.
ATLANTA, April 27, 2007 – With successful confirmation of its Plan of Reorganization complete, Delta Air Lines and its employees will celebrate the company’s emergence from Chapter 11 at 11 a.m. Monday in Atlanta. The event will mark the company’s official emergence from bankruptcy and introduce important investments in Delta’s image. Where:
April 25, 2007 2:33 p.m.
NEW YORK, April 25, 2007– The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York today issued a ruling confirming Delta’s Plan of Reorganization, clearing the way for the airline’s emergence from Chapter 11. Delta expects its plan to become effective on April 30, once all closing conditions of the plan have been met and the company’s $2.5 billion in exit financing has closed.
April 25, 2007 12:24 p.m.
ATLANTA, April 25, 2007 – In celebration of the 25th anniversary of its frequent flyer program, Delta honored individuals and partners who have made significant contributions to the success of SkyMiles during an event at corporate headquarters on April 20. The SkyMiles program is recognized as one of the longest-running and most successful airline loyalty programs in the world. Additionally, the airline concluded the SkyMiles 25th Anniversary Sweepstakes with the support of Avis Rent A Car System, LLC and awarded Saturn SKY Roadsters to 25 sweepstakes winners.
April 23, 2007 6:13 p.m.
ATLANTA, April 23, 2007 – Delta Air Lines (Other OTC: DALRQ) today reported results for the quarter ended March 31, 2007. Key points include:
April 23, 2007 11:32 a.m.
LOS ANGELES, April 23, 2007—Delta Air Lines announced two new daily non-stop flights between McAllen-Miller International Airport in McAllen, Texas, and Los Angeles International Airport. The new service begins June 7, 2007.
April 19, 2007 1:24 p.m.
ATLANTA, April 19, 2007 – Tony Charaf, senior vice president of Delta TechOps, this week received the prestigious Nuts and Bolts Award from the Air Transport Association’s (ATA) Engineering, Maintenance and Materials Committee, honoring his contributions to the aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) industry during a lifetime of service. Charaf, the 41st airline recipient of the ATA award, accepted the honor on behalf of all TechOps employees during a dinner held at the industry’s annual MRO conference in Atlanta.
April 18, 2007 2:39 p.m.
ATLANTA, April 18, 2007 – Delta Air Lines’ TechOps division has signed an agreement with one and reached tentative agreements with three other strategic partners for the support and exchange of engine materials and services, valued at a total of more than $1.8 billion.
April 18, 2007 2:38 p.m.
ATLANTA, April 18, 2007 – Delta Air Lines and Mesa Air Group have reached agreement on a 12-year deal to support Mesa’s CF34 engine program. The deal is valued at approximately $300 million over the course of the agreement. As a result of this agreement, Delta’s Technical Operations division – TechOps – will manage the entire Mesa engine fleet and will provide on-site program management with representatives based in Phoenix, where Mesa is headquartered.
April 18, 2007 2:36 p.m.
WASHINGTON, D.C., April 18, 2007 – Delta Air Lines is partnering with The Conservation Fund, a leading environmental nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting land and water resources, to become the first U.S. airline to help its customers give back to the environment by buying trees to help offset carbon emissions associated with air travel.