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The proper term for an aircraft mechanic.
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Delta’s business class service.
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The measure of one seat transported one mile, a common industry standard for determining airline passenger capacity. An aircraft with 100 seats that flies 100 miles will produce 10,000 ASMs.
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The service, provided in the United States by the Federal Aviation Administration, which controls the flow of aircraft traffic to maximize safety and efficiency.
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The airline industry’s primary trade group, located in Washington, D.C.
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Updated January 2010 Delta Air Lines has made the preservation of the environment a critical part of its business strategy.  The company strives to be a leader in reducing its impact to the environment and has identified, developed and utilized cutting-edge technologies to reduce emissions and conserve fuel and other ...
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Theresa Wise is senior vice president and chief information officer of Delta Air Lines. Under Theresa’s leadership, Delta integrated technology systems and business readiness plans following its merger with Northwest, combining more than 1,200 IT systems in what has become recognized as a blueprint for airline mergers. Today, Theresa leads ...
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Kevin Shinkle is senior vice president and chief communications officer responsible for external communications, media relations and employee and cross-divisional communications throughout Delta's global system. Kevin joined Delta in May 2014 from The Associated Press, the world's largest news organization. At the AP, Kevin was business editor, managing coverage of ...
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Holden Shannon is senior vice president – Corporate Strategy and Real Estate. Holden oversaw Delta’s leadership of Atlanta’s $1.4 billion Maynard H. Jackson Jr. International Terminal which opened in May 2012, and his team is managing Delta’s $160 million investment in Terminals C and D at New York’s LaGuardia Airport ...
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Andrea Fischer Newman is senior vice president – Government Affairs with responsibility for international, federal, state and local government affairs. Andrea has taken a leadership role on behalf of the airline industry, its customers and employees in significant legislative efforts, including efforts in conjunction with industry association Airlines For America ...
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Ben Hirst is Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer for Delta Air Lines overseeing the airline’s legal and government affairs teams. Under Ben’s leadership, Delta has played a key role, alongside the industry association Airlines for America (A4A) in advocating for U.S. policy changes to allow the nation’s airlines ...
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Paul Jacobson is executive vice president and chief financial officer responsible for Delta’s global finance organization. Throughout his career, Paul has been a key contributor to Delta’s strategies and has been instrumental in a number of initiatives including the purchase of the Trainer refinery from ConocoPhillips; the balance sheet initiatives ...
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Since joining Delta in August 2005, Glen has overseen the transformation of the airline’s network from a primarily domestic operation to a nearly even mix of international and domestic service, including Delta flights to six continents and extended reach through a leading trans-Atlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia ...
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Edward H. Bastian is president of Delta Air Lines and a member of the company’s Board of Directors. Ed directs a team focused on strengthening Delta’s financial foundation through strategic innovation, debt reduction, revenue growth and bolstering the airline’s global network. Ed also is a member of the Boards of ...
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Richard Anderson joined Delta’s Board of Directors in April 2007 and became CEO in September 2007. Under Richard’s leadership, Delta is strategically and creatively reengineering the airline business model and has reinvigorated a values-based culture known for high employee engagement and gracious customer service. The airline is reducing debt, strengthening ...