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A corporation that prides itself on being diverse and inclusive, Delta is highlighting one of its very own, Kimberly Boykin, in recognition of Black History Month.
Feb. 7, 2020, 3 p.m.
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Lt. Andrea Lewis is following in the footsteps of both of her parents — a military pilot and a commercial flight attendant. Andrea Lewis was practically born to fly, raised by parents who were both aviators. On the first day of Women’s History Month, Delta recognizes Lt. Lewis who combined ...
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Today, Delta is hosting a surprise tasting with Brown Estate owners and Master Sommelier Andrea Robinson in the San Francisco Sky Club and onboard for customers traveling on a flight to New York Brown Estate wines will be featured on the domestic Delta One wine menus for the winter 2019-2020 ...
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A starry-eyed kid, a man of legend and the chance encounter that inspired a career. First Officer Thomas W. was onboard a flight when he noticed its captain, Cal Flanigan, who broke barriers as a black pilot in 1976 and made Delta history for being the longest-serving pilot at the ...
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In honor of Black History Month, Delta is spotlighting stories and achievements of Delta people. The series, "Delta's Very Own Heroes," features employees who have made a mark on the airline's history as African-American aviation pioneers. At age 2, she insisted on meeting a real pilot. After all, Latasha Coward-Bradbury ...
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​Two Delta A320/319 pilots made history over the weekend, flying Delta's first mainline flight with two African-American female pilots in the flight deck. Atlanta-based First Officer Dawn Cook (right) learned that Detroit-based Captain Stephanie Johnson (left), Delta's first African-American female captain, would be flying out of ​Detroit last Sunday and ...
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African-American suppliers have played an important role in Delta’s success. Black History Month provides an opportunity to highlight the many efforts of its suppliers and the history of the Supplier Diversity program. Supplier Diversity began as an initiative to provide business opportunities to black suppliers in the 1970s, and has ...
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Throughout February, Delta is highlighting employees who have made their mark as African-American pioneers in a series called "Delta's Very Own Heroes." This week’s spotlight is on New York-based Delta pilot, First Officer Kyle Greene. Kyle Greene knew what he wanted “to be” before most people even know how to ...
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Throughout February, Delta is highlighting employees who have made their mark as African-American pioneers in a series called “Delta’s Very Own Heroes.” The first spotlight is on Detroit-based pilot Capt. Stephanie Johnson. As a child, Stephanie Johnson would look up at planes soaring across the sky and think one thing ...
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Kerr was part of the first all-black female flight crew in U.S. history.
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More than 250 employees, leaders and community members attended Delta’s Black History Month event, highlighting the airline’s work with the Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals and the honoring of an original Tuskegee Airman. Charisse Evans, V.P.–Reservation Sales and Customer Care and Executive Sponsor of BEN, and Letty Ashworth, Director–Global Diversity ...