A federal program that provides a subsidy for airlines to provide service to small communities that otherwise would lack air service.

Jetway (Article)

The bridge from an airport gate to an aircraft.

Enplane (Article)

Term used for passengers boarding an aircraft.

Deplane (Article)

Term used for passengers exiting an aircraft.
The service provided by Delta’s regional partners.

Delta TechOps (Article)

Delta’s technical operations division, which performs aircraft maintenance for Delta and other airlines on a contractual basis.

Codeshare (Article)

An agreement between two airlines in which they share the same two-letter code used to identify carriers in computer reservation systems. The practice allows airlines to book passengers on each other...
Delta’s airport lounges.
An airline’s total costs divided by its total available seat miles. Also called unit costs, and commonly used to compare costs among airlines.

Delta Cargo (Article)

Delta’s cargo subsidiary.

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