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Delta, in partnership with Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and autism advocacy group The Arc, launched the Atlanta Airport’s first multisensory room on April 12 to provide a calming, supportive environment for customers on the autism spectrum. The room, located in a quiet space on F Concourse, contains a mini ball ...
April 13, 2016, 5:02 p.m.
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When doctors diagnosed her son with autism four years ago, Delta Captain Andrea Ratfield felt her heart sink immediately. Little did she know at the time, autism was actually a blessing in disguise, and her son would help her learn more about happiness than she ever expected. Inspired by her ...
April 11, 2016, 1:11 p.m.
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Atlanta-based flight attendant Sandy Baker surprised a 10-year-old boy with autism by delivering a truck-full of Delta goodies and arranging a trip to the Delta Flight Museum in Atlanta this week. It all started when a mutual friend contacted Baker, asking if she could “get her hands on anything with ...
April 8, 2016, 11:31 a.m.
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In the April edition of Sky, Delta gives customers a glimpse into how the airline is making traveling a little easier for those on the autism spectrum. Here's the article: Many travelers don’t give a second thought to the busyness of an airport. For kids on the autism spectrum, however ...
April 4, 2016, 12:32 p.m.