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Gustavo L. was 8 months old when his family left Cuba as Fidel Castro’s regime was consolidating its recently won power. Today, 56 years later, Gus, an Atlanta-based Delta captain, becomes one of the airline’s first pilots to return to Cuba. He is flying from Atlanta to Havana, one of ...
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HAVANA - He never seems to sleep—his email timestamps prove that—but when you’re trying to open a station in a socialist country where scheduled U.S. air service hasn’t existed in more than five decades, sleep isn’t a luxury one can afford. Meet Pepe Zapata, the Delta general manager tasked with ...
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Delta becomes the first U.S. airline to open a City Ticket Office in Havana in preparation for the start of daily nonstop services to Cuba's capital on Dec. 1. The ticket office, located in the popular area of "La Rampa" in downtown Havana, opened its doors last week and is ...
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Delta begins flying the Airbus A330-300 between Buenos Aires and Atlanta – a 20 percent capacity increase – starting on Oct. 29. "The expanded capacity allows us to better serve our customers flying to and from Argentina as well as our partner Aerolineas Argentinas’ customers flying with us through our ...
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Delta congratulates its Brazilian partner GOL on being the first South American airline to launch an onboard Wi-Fi service, allowing Delta customers who connect on GOL seamless access to Wi-Fi on their journey. GOL’s first connected flight took off from Sao Paulo and flew to Brazil’s capital, Brasilia, on Tuesday ...
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Operations are back to normal at the Juan Santamaria International Airport in San Jose after volcanic ash from the Turrialba volcano triggered the temporary closure of the San Jose airport. Yesterday, Delta offered customers traveling to and from San Jose, Costa Rica, a waiver for change fees on Sept. 20-21 ...
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Customers can now experience Delta Comfort+ on flights to and from the Asia-Pacific and Latin America & Caribbean regions, as well as the U.S. and Canada. In March 2015, Delta introduced Delta Comfort+ as the airline’s industry leading, innovative experience that offers Sky Priority boarding with dedicated overhead bin space ...
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Customers traveling to and from San Jose, Costa Rica, are advised to visit www.delta.com for an updated status on flight departures to and from Atlanta and Los Angeles airports to the Juan Santamaria International Airport in San Jose after volcanic ash from the Turrialba volcano triggered the temporary closure of ...
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Delta has been honored with two additional 2016 World Travel Awards: North America’s Leading Airline and United States’ Leading Airline to the Caribbean. Earlier this summer, Delta won three World Travel Awards at the WTA Latin America Gala Ceremony in Lima, Peru: United States’ Leading Airline to Central America; United ...
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Delta and Seaborne Airlines, the largest Caribbean airline, have expanded an agreement which allows customers to purchase a single ticket for select flights between the United States and Caribbean. Additionally, SkyMiles members can earn miles on Seaborne flights booked through Delta. Through Delta, customers can book travel with connections to ...
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Delta will begin daily service to Havana, Cuba, from Atlanta, Miami and New York–JFK on Dec. 1, 2016, following today’s announcement by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT). Delta thanked the DOT for awarding the airline the ability to resume operating nonstop scheduled service to Cuba for the first time ...
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Delta One and SkyMiles Elite customers are in for an enhanced experience when flying out of Sao Paulo’s Guarulhos International Airport. The airline’s Brazilian alliance partner GOL recently opened its new VIP lounge in Terminal 2, providing more convenience and comfort to customers flying with GOL, Delta and Air France/KLM ...
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Delta will launch new daily nonstop services from New York-JFK to Cancun and from Los Angeles to Los Cabos. In addition, the airline will offer Saturday service from Kansas City to Cancun starting Dec. 17, 2016. The three new routes are the first to be launched since the implementation of ...
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Delta is strengthening its commitment to education in Latin America and the Caribbean through the expansion of its partnership with Junior Achievement Americas. “Delta is focused on inspiring youth by partnering with world class organizations like Junior Achievement to create educational opportunities in the region,” said Shane Spyak, Delta’s Managing ...
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Delta was recognized as the most LGBT-friendly airline in Latin America this week at a LGBT tourism event held in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Around 200 industry leaders from the LGBT community voted on five categories related to travel and tourism – Delta won more than 45 percent of the vote ...