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Delta proudly supports the communities where the company's 80,000 employees live, work and serve. That commitment grows even stronger when those communities are thrown into crisis. Such has been the case with three massive hurricanes devastating Houston and the Gulf coast; much of Florida; and islands across the Caribbean; and ...
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Delta pilot Scott Tobias was watching TV in his Cincinnati home when he first heard about the devastation in Houston from Hurricane Harvey. That's all it took for him to make the trip​ to pitch in with a disaster rescue group. "I saw a photo of older folks who still ...
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Delta teams are working hard to provide relief to Caribbean islands ravaged by Hurricane Irma, delivering thousands of pounds of supplies via and transporting customers via humanitarian flights. The latest flight arrived today in St. Maarten after four days of intense coordination with government agencies, landing at 11:03 a.m. today ...
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Delta flew a humanitarian flight to Turks and Caicos on Tuesday to send necessary supplies to the airport and carry dozens of U.S. citizens back to the states. On Monday, Delta operated a separate humanitarian flight to St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
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Hurricane Irma drove no further cancellations Tuesday as the weakened storm spread rain and less severe winds across Alabama and Tennessee, allowing most Florida operations to resume and its Atlanta hub to work unimpeded. Delta was honored today to be the first airline to resume service at Tampa, Orlando, Sarasota ...
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Delta will make an additional contribution of $1 million to the American Red Cross to help in the effort to aid the hundreds of thousands of people affected by Hurricane Irma - the most powerful Atlantic Ocean storm on record- that tore through the Caribbean and Florida before hitting Georgia ...
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1. Most scheduled flights to/from Florida will resume as Atlanta resets; no additional cancels expected On Monday, Delta canceled about 140 flights for Tuesday given Irma’s impact across Georgia and Florida. With work done behind the scenes to stabilize Delta’s operation Monday, no additional cancels are expected today. 2. Aircraft ...
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With Hurricane Irma hitting Atlanta on Monday, Delta's Airport Customer Service team solicited support from non-frontline employees through the airline's Peach Corps. The volunteer program assigns administrative personnel to customer-facing roles in the operation. "We have over 100 volunteers coming out to support the operation today," said Mike Flegal, an ...
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Delta on Monday operated a humanitarian flight from Atlanta to St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands, bringing in much-needed recovery supplies and carrying out 150 U.S. citizens to Detroit, including those with medical needs. The Boeing 757 aircraft was loaded with items for the St. Thomas airport and Delta ...
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1. Changes in service, including catering and cancellations, are possible today and Tuesday for flights to, from and through Atlanta Strong winds and extended rain from Hurricane Irma are expected in Atlanta today and could affect flights at the hub. Catering operations also may be affected, which may require reductions ...
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1. Changes in service, including catering and cancelations, are possible Monday for flights to, from and through Atlanta. As Delta meteorologists continue to track Hurricane Irma, strong winds and extended rain are expected in Atlanta starting Monday and could affect flights at the hub. Catering operations also can be affected ...
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As Delta Meteorology saw Hurricane Irma’s track shift westward early Saturday, Delta operations professionals added 17 additional flights and deployed larger aircraft on existing flights across central and northern Florida as well as the Caribbean for a gain of 4,000 additional seats departing Florida. Delta has added more than 12,000 ...
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1. Use delta.com to change travel plans involving Atlanta Monday and Tuesday As Delta meteorologists continue to track Hurricane Irma, strong winds and extended rain are expected in Atlanta starting Monday and could impact flights at the hub. Customers with itineraries involving Atlanta Monday afternoon through Tuesday are encouraged to ...
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As Hurricane Irma, a Category 4 storm with sustained winds of up to 150 miles an hour, churns closer to the U.S., Delta continues to add seats and flights throughout Florida to help customers leave. Since Wednesday, more than 5,000 extra seats and 24 extra flights have been added in ...
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Ahead of Hurricane Irma’s impact on the south Florida coast, Delta has cancelled flights to and from Miami, Ft. Lauderdale and West Palm Beach beginning Friday night. Delta’s operation at the three primary south Florida airports will remain suspended through Sunday and will restart pending a facility assessment. Approximately 260 ...