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Delta’s industry-leading profit sharing payout of $1.1 billion will have an even bigger impact on local communities than the numbers suggest because of what economists call “the multiplier effect.” For example, in metro Atlanta, where Delta will pay its nearly 32,000 employees more than $392 million, the economic impact will ...
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The addition of CLEAR biometric screening lanes at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport comes a week after the airline announced similar lanes at New York-JFK and New York-LGA. With today’s launch in Atlanta, 20 of the busiest airports where Delta flies now feature CLEAR service. “Delta is constantly looking for ways ...
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Fans of the National Football League have more ways to get to Houston on Feb. 5 for the NFL's championship game. A plethora of additional flights to and from Houston-Bush Intercontinental (IAH) will fly on Feb. 3 and 6. From ATL, to accommodate demand from Falcons fans in Atlanta as ...
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Delta is expanding its ability to develop innovative ways to bolster the customer experience by investing in a program supporting top tech startup talent in Atlanta. The Atlanta-based Engage accelerator, announced Thursday by Mayor Kasim Reed, the Georgia Institute of Technology and the CEOs of Delta, AT&T, Chick-fil-A, Cox Enterprises ...
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Ahead of a winter storm expected to bring up to 4 inches of snowfall to the Atlanta Airport, Delta has pre-emptively cancelled about 350 mainline and Delta Connection flights scheduled between Friday evening and Saturday in an effort to minimize the storm’s effect on operations at the world’s busiest hub ...
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Emotion and excitement flowed in three U.S. cities and Havana Thursday as Delta restored regular service to Cuba for the first time in 55 years. As the Atlanta flight prepared to depart, Diego, a Cuban-born customer who has lived in the U.S. since he was 18, explained what this day ...
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More families will enjoy the gift of a home this holiday season thanks to the work of more than 2,400 Delta employees across the country this fall — an effort that began 11 weeks ago and closed Thursday with the final home dedication in Atlanta. Delta’s 2016 domestic build season ...
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The Delta Air Lines Foundation has pledged to make a $2.5 million contribution to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s Musicians’ Endowment Fund, helping the Orchestra reach their $25 million goal to permanently endow 11 musician positions. The Delta Air Lines Foundation gift completes the Musicians’ Endowment Campaign nearly two years ahead ...
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Delta begins flying the Airbus A330-300 between Buenos Aires and Atlanta – a 20 percent capacity increase – starting on Oct. 29. "The expanded capacity allows us to better serve our customers flying to and from Argentina as well as our partner Aerolineas Argentinas’ customers flying with us through our ...
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Porsche means racing. And for a time, Delta Sky Club does too. Delta Sky Club and Porsche are teaming up to provide a special Oktoberfest experience to the Club on Atlanta's Concourse E with an interactive racing experience and Oktoberfest-inspired treats. From Oct. 10-14, three Porsche Racing Simulators will be ...
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More than 300 volunteers from Delta, as well as parents, teachers and staff from Wesley International Academy and local community members, came together on Saturday to build a KaBOOM! playground as part of Hands On Atlanta Day. “Today Delta is here at Wesley International Academy, and it’s Hands On Atlanta ...
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Delta customers and employees celebrated the grand opening of the airline’s second-largest Delta Sky Club today at Atlanta Concourse B. Delta literally put the “sky” in its new Atlanta B Club, as the facility rests above the B Concourse of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport with floor-to-ceiling windows offering a panoramic ...
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Atlanta’s posh new hotspot features a “wine wall” curated by celebrated sommelier Andrea Robinson, Southern fare overseen by Chef Linton Hopkins, hip décor provided by emerging artists and dramatic views of the city skyline – and sunset. This is an airport lounge? Yes. It’s the new Delta Sky Club in ...
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Emotion filled Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed’s small ceremonial office as he spoke this week during a final joint public appearance during Richard Anderson’s tenure as Delta CEO. Reed at times fought back tears as he peppered his remarks on the new 20-year Atlanta airport lease agreement with high praise for ...
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CEO Richard Anderson and Mayor Kasim Reed today signed a 20-year agreement that recognizes the integral relationship between Delta and the City of Atlanta, as well as the importance of Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to the city’s position as the economic bedrock of the southeast. As part of the agreement ...