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For the first month of 2017, Delta employees ran a strong operation, highlighted by a second place ranking in on-time performance and third place ranking in completion factor, despite 11 days in the month with irregular operations, driven in large part by inclement weather in Atlanta and New York. The ...
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Top of the industry operational performance was again the theme of Delta’s results in the latest Department of Transportation Air Travel Consumer Report covering the month of November. The report, published Tuesday, shows Delta outperformed the other 11 carriers tracked by the DOT in “completion factor” – the percentage of ...
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With just 10 domestic mainline flights canceled of the more than 75,000 flights operated in September, Delta once again led the industry with the fewest cancellations among the 13 mainline and regional carriers tracked by the Department of Transportation.1 According to the agency's latest Air Travel Consumer Report published Tuesday ...
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The Department of Transportation’s latest Air Travel Consumer Report published Friday shows Delta still strong in several operational metrics, despite a technology outage that disrupted flights over a three-day period in August. Domestic mainline completion factor—the metric that measures overall flight cancellations—trailed most of the 11 other mainline and regional ...
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In the busiest month of the summer schedule, Delta ranked high in operational metrics among the 13 mainline and regional carriers tracked in the Department of Transportation’s Air Travel Consumer Report covering July, released Tuesday. With a "completion factor" of 99.7 percent in the month—the measure of flights completed as ...
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Delta in June led the U.S. airline industry with the fewest cancellations and third place among all carriers reporting to the Department of Transportation in on-time performance according to the agency’s Air Travel Consumer Report released Thursday. With a completion factor of 99.98 percent—the measure of flights completed as scheduled—Delta ...
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On the heels of an operationally strong first quarter, Delta continued its stellar performance in April, canceling the fewest flights on a percentage basis for the month and finishing in the top three in all three operational categories among the 12 airlines tracked in the Department of Transportation’s Air Travel ...
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Delta employees hit it out of the operational park in March, topping the charts with the fewest cancellations and taking second place in on-time and baggage performance1 among the 12 carriers tracked in the Department of Transportation Air Travel Consumer Report, published Monday. With 99.9 percent of flights completed as ...
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Delta maintained its strong operational performance in February among U.S. carriers, according to the Department of Transportation’s monthly Air Travel Consumer Report, published Wednesday. With a 99.5 percent, the airline took the No. 2 spot for domestic completion factor, the measure of flights completed as schedule, behind first place performer ...
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Delta today reported a decline in unit revenues for March, amid strong operating performance and solid forward-looking demand. Consolidated PRASM (passenger revenue per available seat-mile) dipped 5 percent during the month, according to Delta's press release.The airline attributed the decline to headwinds from foreign exchange and a $5 million impact ...
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Delta was among the top operational performers in January 2016, despite a series of strong winter storms that impacted several of the airline’s hubs throughout the Northeast and Atlanta, according to the Department of Transportation’s monthly Air Travel Consumer Report, published Monday. The airline took the No. 3 spot in ...
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Once again, Delta leads its domestic global competitors American and United in the U.S. Department of Transportation’s metrics for on-time performance, completion factor, fewest baggage handling complaints and fewest overall service complaints. The high finish means Delta achieved the goals of its Operational Performance Commitment. Introduced in August 2015, OPC ...
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Delta again in 2015 was among the top operational performer among the 13 airlines that report to the Department of Transportation, according to the agency’s December and year-end Air Travel Consumer Report, published Thursday. The airline took the No. 3 spot in domestic mainline on-time performance and completion factor—the measure ...
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Delta today reported a decline in unit revenues for January, while posting another period of strong operating performance. Consolidated PRASM (passenger revenue per available seat-mile) dipped 3 percent during the month, according to Delta’s press release. About half of that decline was attributed to pressure from foreign currency exchange, the ...
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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 ...