Ben Hirst (Article)

Ben Hirst is Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer for Delta Air Lines overseeing the airline’s legal and government affairs teams.

Glen Hauenstein (Article)

Ed Bastian (Article)

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...
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...
Best Domestic Airline, Best Airline Customer Service – Domestic, Best Domestic Airline for First-class Service, Best Airline for Airport Lounges, Best Domestic Frequent Flier Program, Best Domestic...

2002 (Article)

Delta sponsors the 2002 Olympic Winter Games at its Salt Lake City hub. Technology advances bring convenience to customers through kiosks at check-in, expanded gate information systems and virtual...
Updated January 2012

1927 (Article)

Huff Daland extends dusting services to Peru. Operates the first international mail and passenger route on the west coast of South America (Lima to Paita and Talara) for Pan Am subsidiary Peruvian...

The Beat (Article)

"Most Admired Airline" and overall "Supplier of the Year" by the Readers' Choice Awards

1955 (Article)

Delta pioneers the use of the hub and spoke system. Scheduled airplanes bring passengers to a hub airport where travelers connected to other Delta flights. Delta wins Atlanta to New York route.