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Delta has reached an agreement with Air Lease Corporation (ALC) to lease two new Airbus A330-900neo aircraft set for delivery in the fourth quarter of 2020 and first quarter of 2021. These aircraft will be powered by Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines. "These two incremental aircraft represent an opportunistic play to ...
Oct. 22, 2019, 2 a.m.
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Delta's newest widebody aircraft – the Airbus A330-900neo – will begin operations today, with flight DL589 flying from Seattle to Shanghai. As the first North American airline to operate this aircraft type, Delta will use its A330-900neo aircraft for flights connecting Seattle with Seoul beginning Oct. 1 and Tokyo-Narita beginning ...
July 10, 2019, 5 p.m.
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Delta is launching its state-of-the-art Airbus A220 aircraft on new flights between New York's JFK International Airport and Houston's Bush Intercontinental Airport this October, with customers enjoying best-in-class service on two daily flights connecting two of the largest business markets in the U.S. "Our new twice-daily flight to Houston on ...
July 9, 2019, 7 p.m.
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Delta and Airbus announced Tuesday that Delta has agreed to expand its Airbus A220 order book by five aircraft to a total of 95. Delta now expects to take delivery of 45 A220-100s and 50 A220-300s during the next four years, with the first -300 variant expected in 2020 coming ...
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Coming soon to a U.S. airport near you: an elevated onboard experience on your next domestic flight. Delta's new Airbus A220 is expanding to more routes and new airports this summer, giving more customers than ever the opportunity to experience the aircraft's modern and spacious interior – and popular lavatory ...
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Delta's first A330-900neo, Ship 3401, is venturing westbound as flight 9941 today from its Toulouse birthplace across the Atlantic Ocean to Delta's Technical Operations Center in Atlanta. There, further work will commence to officially bring the aircraft into the airline's fleet. In partnership with Airbus, Delta is flying the delivery ...
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Delta's first A330-900neo made its initial test flight Wednesday morning, sporting its signature Delta livery in the skies above southern France. This marks an important milestone for the aircraft, with delivery to Delta expected later this spring. Delta will be the first North American operator of the A330-900neo, which will ...
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Years of hard work and preparation from virtually every workgroup at Delta culminated in the airline's first A220 flights T​hursday, Feb. 7. ​Get an inside look in the third and final installment of Delta's "Best in Class" A220 miniseries. Missed the first two episodes? Get caught up and binge here.
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The next era of air travel is here, the Airbus A220-100. Years of hard work and preparation from nearly every team at Delta have culminated in the airline's first flights on Feb. 7. Binge all three episodes of "Best in Class," a miniseries all about the preparation and launch of ...
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Delta's A220 has made its official debut — a moment years in the making for customers and employees across the airline. In the early hours this morning, Delta flight 744 pushed back from the gate at New York's LaGuardia airport carrying customers for the first time on board Delta's newest ...
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A 15-second evacuation drill in total darkness. A mock engine change. All that and more in the second installment of Delta's "Best in Class" A220 miniseries. Stay tuned for Best in Class Episode 3: "Welcome Aboard." Need to catch up on the series? Watch Best in Class Episode 1: "Coming ...
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The next era of air travel is just around the corner. Delta's newest narrowbody jet, the state-of-the-art A200-100, is just days away from entering service, with inaugural flights set to depart this Thursday, Feb. 7, from New York's LaGuardia airport. While in many ways the A220 represents the future – ...
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Delta's first A330-900neo left the Airbus paint shop in Toulouse, France, this weekend, sporting its signature Delta livery. Though at first glance, the aircraft might look ready for takeoff –​​ a closer look reveals something major still missing: the plane's engines, which will be painted separately and mounted in the ...