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Delta’s Meteorology team will soon be changing the way it disseminates key forecast and weather insight to the Operations and Customer Center, airport operations leaders and others across the company with the new Weather Information Tool. The new, interactive forecasting system will be used to help track advancing weather data ...
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Following continued infrastructure challenges in Panama City, Fla. following Hurricane Michael, Delta has extended a travel waiver for Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP). The waiver allows customers to make a one-time change to their travel plans, and includes waived baggage and pet-in-cabin fees through Oct. 20. The waiver was ...
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It might have been the extreme highs and lows of Minneapolis-St. Paul, where temperatures can swing 130 degrees Fahrenheit between the peak of summer and the dead of winter. Or perhaps it was the severe weather of the northern plains, where tornadoes, blizzards and thundersnow—yes, that's a real thing—are regular ...
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A winter storm expected to bring up to 4 inches of snow to Delta’s largest hub in Atlanta - and more to other Southeastern cities - will affect flight operations and prompt pre-emptive cancellations, operations leaders said Thursday. Delta issued a winter weather waiver Thursday afternoon to allow customers to ...
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While not the busiest days of the year—July earns that title—travel around Thanksgiving is still demanding, as millions of customers, many of them infrequent flyers, head to visit loved ones for the holidays. And Delta is ramping up operations across the system to prepare. Delta will fly more than 3.65 ...
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Hurricane Matthew is expected to hug the Florida coastline as it tracks northward, posing the most significant impact to airports north of West Palm Beach on Thursday afternoon and Friday. That’s according to the latest models and forecasts developed Wednesday by Delta’s team of resident meteorologists, who are keeping a ...
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"Due to inclement weather in the Buffalo area, flight 1159 has been delayed..." That’s the last thing customers want to hear when traveling in the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. Behind the scenes, Delta’s team of 25 meteorologists - larger than any other airline - is working hard ...