article | History
Airline amenities have traveled a long way from the cotton balls and chewing gum handed out to the earliest of air passengers. The amenity kit as we know it, the little bag of travel-size toiletries and other useful items, like earplugs, first appeared on long-distance flights in the 1950s. Amenity ...
June 23, 2015, 10 a.m.
article | LGBTQ+ Diversity
Delta Air Lines, a long-time supporter of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) community, celebrates Pride Month this June as an official airline sponsor of seven Pride festivals across North America. For several years Delta has teamed up annually with some of the largest regional Pride events around the ...
May 15, 2015, 11:28 a.m.
article | Financial
Delta's Board of Directors today announced a new $5 billion share repurchase program, to be completed no later than December 31, 2017. In addition, the company's quarterly dividend will increase by 50 percent to $0.135 per share beginning in the September 2015 quarter. These two programs are expected to return ...
May 13, 2015, 8:36 a.m.
article | Global Partners
Virgin Atlantic has announced that it will move to AIR4, an innovative suite of passenger service systems (PSS). AIR4 offers reservation, ticketing and departure control functionality, as well as enhanced web, kiosk and mobile capabilities, featuring customer-centric options such as automated bag drop and disruption management. The best-in-class suite of ...
April 13, 2015, 9:36 a.m.