ATLANTA, June 18, 2007 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today announced expanded “green efforts” with this month’s launch of its carbon offset program and expanded onboard recycling. Customers can now contribute toward the offset of carbon emissions associated with air travel through a donation to The Conservation Fund, a leading environmental nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting land and water resources.
June 18, 2007 8:38 a.m.
June 15, 2007 8:40 a.m.
ATLANTA, June 15, 2007 – Forty Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) employees, demonstrating the airline’s commitment to global social responsibility, will volunteer 10 days of their time and expense to join Habitat for Humanity International in Ghana, West Africa, to build houses in partnership with families in need of safe, decent shelter. The project is part of Delta's Force for Global Good program, which unites employees and customers in philanthropic efforts throughout the world.
June 14, 2007 5:53 p.m.
ATLANTA, June 14, 2007 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) is raising a glass to celebrate a new partnership with one of the country’s premier sommeliers. The airline is forging an exclusive partnership with Master Sommelier, TV host and author, Andrea Robinson, to reinvent its wine program to offer customers superior wine selections at 30,000 feet. Robinson’s selections will make their debut in BusinessElite ® , Delta’s international business-class product beginning in February 2008, and expand to international coach and domestic First and Coach C
June 13, 2007 4:54 p.m.
ATLANTA, June 13, 2007 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) announced today it has amended its Visa/MasterCard processing agreement to eliminate the $1.1 billion holdback previously required. This holdback consisted of an $800 million cash reserve and a related $300 million letter of credit. Pursuant to the amendment, the entire amount of the cash reserve was returned to Delta and the letter of credit was terminated. No future holdback or cash reserve is required except in limited circumstances.
June 13, 2007 2:28 p.m.
WHAT: Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) invites shareowners, the investment community and the media to listen to a live Webcast of Delta’s Chief Financial Officer Edward H. Bastian’s presentation at the Merrill Lynch Global Transportation Conference at 6:15 p.m. EDT, Wednesday, June 13, 2007*.
June 6, 2007 12:21 p.m.
ATLANTA, June 6, 2007 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) SkyMiles ® members may now bid miles for a variety of merchandise, such as unique gifts, exclusive event opportunities and exciting adventure packages, through the new SkyMiles Online Auction.
June 5, 2007 5:28 p.m.
VANCOUVER, June 5, 2007 – SkyTeam, the global airline alliance, has nominated Leo van Wijk chairman of its Governing Board. SkyTeam made the announcement in conjunction with its annual Governing Board meeting in Vancouver.
June 5, 2007 4:27 p.m.
ATLANTA, June 5, 2007 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today reported record load factors for May, including consolidated system load factor of 80.8 percent, mainline system load factor of 81.1 percent, total domestic load factor of 81.9 percent, mainline domestic load factor of 82.7 percent and regional load factor of 78.9 percent.
June 4, 2007 11:24 a.m.
ATLANTA, June 4, 2007 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) continues its international expansion this week with the addition of nonstop flights from Atlanta to Seoul and from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport to Bucharest.
June 1, 2007 5:55 p.m.
ATLANTA, June 1, 2007 – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) is sharing with worldwide customers the travel experience of its most seasoned and well-traveled flight attendants and employees to create SiteSeer Travelcast, a unique series of complimentary downloadable mini travel shows.