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Throughout the decades, Delta people worldwide have paid tribute to fellow active employees and retirees who have served the U.S. armed forces, both past and present. In honor of Delta people who participated in the Persian Gulf War, the Delta Flight Museum has launched its newest temporary exhibit, “Our Objectives ...
April 1, 2016, 11 a.m.
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A first-edition Delta Gift Card made from a retired DC-9-51 was recently donated to the Delta Flight Museum by the Global Distribution team in honor of the aircraft’s 40th anniversary. The airline announced the availability of 2,500 limited-edition gift cards for sale last fall. “We are thrilled to provide the ...
March 8, 2016, 12 p.m.
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¡Llamando a todos los entusiastas de la cerveza artesanal! El Museo de la Aviación de Delta llevará a cabo su segundo evento anual Hops in the Hangar de las 7 a las 10 p.m. el sábado 27 de febrero. El evento estará amenizado con música de bandas locales de Atlanta ...
Jan. 14, 2016, 1 p.m.
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Calling all craft beer enthusiasts! The Delta Flight Museum will hold its second annual Hops in the Hangar event from 7 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 27. The event will feature live music by local Atlanta talents, barbecue selections and craft beer tasting from more than 20 breweries in ...
Jan. 14, 2016, 12 p.m.
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Wednesday's episode of Jeopardy! will feature a special category based on Delta’s heritage and the history of aviation. The appearance will be the second time Delta and the Delta Flight Museum have been highlighted during an episode of Jeopardy! The first appearance took place on Oct. 14, 2015. The Jeopardy ...
Jan. 12, 2016, 1 p.m.
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On Dec. 24, Delta’s first DC-3 aircraft to carry passengers will celebrate 75 years since its first scheduled service in 1940. In celebration of its 75th anniversary, Doug Evans, reporter and weekend co-anchor for FOX 5 in Atlanta, used a 3D camera to create a unique exterior and interior tour ...
Nov. 16, 2015, 2 p.m.
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This is a replica of a 1920s crop duster that hangs in the Delta Flight Museum. Huff Daland Dusters became Delta Air Service in 1928. An original of the duster is in the Smithsonian.
Nov. 16, 2015, 10 a.m.
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Otis Bray served America as a mechanic in the Korean War. Afterwards, he plied much the same trade for more than 41 years at Delta. Chick Smith flew 238 combat missions during the Vietnam War. In 1973, he joined Delta and kept flying for three decades. Daniel Christopher joined the ...
Nov. 11, 2015, 7 a.m.
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Delta last week bestowed Snoopy, The World Famous Flying Ace, with the title of Honorary Delta Pilot during a ceremony at the Delta Flight Museum. Joining Snoopy in the induction ceremony was Craig Schulz, son of Charles Schulz and writer and producer of THE PEANUTS MOVIE, which opens on Nov ...
Oct. 26, 2015, 11 a.m.
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Sixty-five years ago, Snoopy, the World Famous Flying Ace, first took to the skies. In celebration of his larger-than-life adventures, Delta on Thursday bestowed the beloved beagle with the title of Honorary Delta Pilot during a ceremony at the Delta Flight Museum. Snoopy reached his dream to earn his pilot ...
Oct. 23, 2015, 9 a.m.
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Wednesday's episode of Jeopardy! will feature questions based on Delta’s heritage and the history of aviation. The Jeopardy! Clue Crew visited the Delta Flight Museum in April to film segments for the broadcast of the popular quiz show hosted by Alex Trebek. Clue Crew correspondents Jimmy McGuire and Kelly Miyahara ...
Oct. 13, 2015, 1 p.m.