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May 26, 2020, 1 p.m.
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Delta is pleased by the U.S. International Trade Commission's ruling rejecting Boeing's anticompetitive attempt to deny U.S. airlines and the U.S. traveling public access to the state-of-the-art 110-seat CS100 aircraft when Boeing offers no viable alternative. The airline looks forward to introducing the innovative CS100 to its fleet for the ...
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Delta is adding a stop to its 747 Employee Farewell Tour on Dec. 18, heading to Paine Field in Everett, Wash., home of the final assembly production line that produced Delta's Boeing 747 fleet. The flight will originate in Detroit and continue onto SeaTac International Airport after a brief event ...
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Delta employees, customers and aviation enthusiasts have been eagerly flying the airline’s remaining Boeing 747-400s since Delta said in 2014 that it would retire the Queen of the Skies at the end of 2017. There will soon be more chances to see and perhaps take part in some of the ...
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A highly anticipated exhibit at the Delta Flight Museum in Atlanta – the “747 Experience” – opened its boarding doors to the public Tuesday. The exhibit features retired Delta Ship 6301, the first Boeing 747-400 to take flight, to honor the legacy of the historic aircraft. The airline marked the ...
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Delta Air Lines has reached an agreement with The Boeing Company to cancel an order placed for 18 Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft that Delta assumed in 2008 as part of its merger with Northwest Airlines. While specific terms of the agreement are not disclosed, Delta will continue to take delivery ...
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Delta partner Aeromexico recently greeted its new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner at the Mexico City International Airport. The widebody was baptized as "The Quetzalcoatl.” The fuselage was decorated with an original drawing by Mexican graphic artist José Manuel Escudero. The design was inspired by Mexico’s traditional Huichol art drawings and will ...
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The Boeing Company is celebrating its centennial today, marking a storied history of aerospace innovation very much intertwined with Delta’s decades of operations. Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines acquired its first Boeing aircraft in 1970 — the iconic Queen of the Skies, a Boeing 747 christened “Georgia Belle.” The 747 would ...