2009 (Article)

Delta celebrates 80 years of passenger service. Announces expanded trans-Atlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM. Becomes the only U.S. airline to serve six continents with introduction of nonstop...

1941 (Article)

Delta headquarters moves from Monroe to Atlanta.
Best Airframe MRO Provider in the Americas and the Best Engine MRO Provider

1975 (Article)

First airline to offer its own air express service, a new high priority, guaranteed cargo service called Delta Air Express.
Best Frequent Flyer Program

2000 (Article)

Launched SkyTeam, a global alliance, partnering Delta with AeroMexico, Air France and Korean Air. Places the industry's largest order of regional jets (500). Introduces new aircraft livery and a...

1924 (Article)

The Huff Daland Dusters crop-dusting operation, which formed the roots for Delta, founded in Macon, Ga. This was the first commercial agricultural flying company in existence.
Best Achievement in Technology for the Fly Delta App
Gold Stevie for Transportation Company of the Year

1962 (Article)

Delta activates the electronic SABRE system for "instant" reservations. A Delta DC-8 is the first commercial plane to fly Los Angeles-Atlanta in less than 3 hours (02:57:11).

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