100 percent score on 2011 Corporate Equality Index

1990 (Article)

Delta is the first airline to offer MD-11 jet service in the U.S. Delta, Northwest Airlines, and TWA combine reservation systems, forming WORLDSPAN Travel Information Services. Delta and 23 civilian...

2008 (Article)

Delta acquires Northwest Airlines, creating a global airline with major operations in every region of the world. Delta grants approximately 15 percent of new company’s stock to employees. Becomes...

1940 (Article)

Douglas DC-2 and DC-3 service introduced. Flight attendants, called "stewardesses," added to flight crews.

MediaPost (Article)

OMMA Award for the 2011 SkyMiles holiday e-card design

1964 (Article)

The Deltamatic reservation system starts with IBM 7074 computers.

Aviation Week (Article)

MRO of the Year for Delta TechOps
We, at Delta Air Lines, understand our responsibility to minimize our impact on the environment and to conduct our operations in an environmentally sustainable manner. All of Delta‘s senior leaders,...
Gold ADDY Award for the Fly Delta app, Windows version

1948 (Article)

First U.S. interchange service with TWA personnel flying Delta planes from Cincinnati to Detroit and Delta crews flying TWA ships south to Atlanta, Miami and Dallas.