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Top-of-the-industry operational performance continued at Delta during October, according to the latest U.S. Department of Transportation Air Travel Consumer Report out Monday. On-time performance of 92.1 percent during the month led all 13 carriers that report to the DOT and was more than 4 percentage points higher than second-ranked Alaska ...
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Business Travel News has named Dave Holtz, Delta’s Senior Vice President – Operations and Customer Center, among the 25 Most Influential Executives in the business travel industry. Holtz was awarded the honor for Delta’s excellent operational reliability at the BTN Business Travel Trends and Forecast in New York this week ...
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Delta again earned strong marks in September for its cancellation rate, on-time arrivals and baggage handling for U.S. domestic mainline flights, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. The DOT’s Air Travel Consumer Report released Thursday showed: Delta canceled less than one one-hundredth of a percent of its domestic mainline ...
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Delta’s passenger unit revenues dipped 1 percentage point in October compared to the same period in 2014, including a 2 point headwind from foreign currency exchange fluctuations, the airline reported Tuesday. The result showed marked improvement over the previous month. The airline also reported strong operational performance, with a 100 ...
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Delta Air Lines flights were cancelled less and arrived more on-time than any of the 13 U.S. airlines that report statistics to the U.S. government in August,[1] according to the Department of Transportation in its monthly Air Travel Consumer Report out Thursday. Completion factor ran at 99.9 percent and on-time ...
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This week, Delta people finished a day with no canceled flights for the 100th time in 2015, reaching a remarkable operational milestone with three months to go in the year. In his weekly message to Delta employees, CEO Richard Anderson said of the feat: “This is an unprecedented accomplishment that ...
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On Monday, Delta people logged the airline's 95th day with zero cancelled flights in 2015, matching a milestone of operational excellence. In all of 2014, Delta had 95 such non-cancellation days - a record at the time. Put another way, Delta is well-positioned to set a new record for days ...
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Delta reported a 3.0 percent drop in consolidated passenger unit revenues for July amid pressure from foreign currency exchanges, lower surcharges in international markets and lower domestic yields in select markets. However, the airline continued its streak of industry-leading operational performance, with Delta people delivering a 99.9 percent completion factor ...