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Flight operations have returned to normal following Monday’s outage, airline officials said at noon today. Delta started the day with roughly 25 mainline flights canceled—some due to bad weather in the Midwest—and no additional cancellations are anticipated. “The airline is back on its feet, moving past this week’s disruption and ...
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9 a.m. ET Thursday: Delta operations continue to improve this morning. About 25 flights have been cancelled, some due to the recovery, others due to bad weather. Challenging weather conditions forecast for later in the day in the U.S. could provide further challenges and Delta resets its flight schedule from ...
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More than 40 customers on Tuesday received an update from Delta that they would be flying the last leg of their journey on a private jet. Delta, in partnership with its wholly owned subsidiary, Delta Private Jets, quickly initiated a program to schedule seven flights on Tuesday evening from Atlanta ...
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Delta will provide $200 in travel vouchers to all customers who experienced a delay of greater than three hours or a cancelled flight between Aug. 8 - 10 as a result of Monday’s systemwide outage. The vouchers are available for travel on all Delta and Delta Connection-operated flights. Delta extended ...
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Delta officials anticipate returning to close-to-normal operations Wednesday following an outage Monday that disrupted the airline’s flight schedule. Here are key things to know today: 1. Delta has canceled more than 300 flights today as teams across the airline continue to work to bring an end to the impact of ...
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11 p.m. ET UPDATE: Delta canceled about 775 flights Tuesday as the airline worked to establish normal operations after Monday’s outage that disrupted the flight schedule. The outlook for Wednesday’s operation is positive, Delta officials said, with about 90 cancellations expected at the beginning of the day leading to normal ...
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Delta teams have been working around the world – and around the clock – to take care of customers affected by a loss of power Monday morning that disrupted operations systemwide. A little creativity, thoughtfulness and flexibility have been going a long way as agents do everything they can to ...
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In a video Tuesday, Delta CEO Ed Bastian updated customers on the outage that led to disruptions in Delta's flight schedule, resulting in hundreds of canceled flights. He noted that the airline had canceled 800 flights Monday, triple the number of mainline Delta cancellations previously during the entire year. “This ...
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Chief Operating Officer Gil West today addressed the cause of the technology failure that disrupted Delta’s operations Monday and he explained why some flight delays and cancellations are continuing. “Monday morning a critical power control module at our Technology Command Center malfunctioned, causing a surge to the transformer and a ...
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10 p.m. ET UPDATE: Delta expects more than 100 flight cancellations on Tuesday morning as it continues to recover its operations following a loss of power Monday morning. In addition, Delta anticipates roughly 200 delays affecting morning departures. Those numbers could grow overnight as Delta works to reset the operation ...
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In a video, Delta CEO Ed Bastian apologizes to customers for disruption to airline's operations today, assures that airline employees are working "all hands on deck" to bring flight schedule back to normal. (Transcript of video below.) ED BASTIAN VIDEO TRANSCRIPT I’m Ed Bastian. I’m speaking to you today from ...
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A loss of power at Delta earlier today has impacted Delta operations worldwide. As of 1:30 p.m. ET the airline had canceled 450 flights, while nearly 1,700 flights had been dispatched. Systems are improving and flights are resuming, but delays and cancellations continue. “We’re sorry for what customers are experiencing ...