Gold Stevie for Video in the Tourism/Travel category: "Behind-The-Scenes: Your Bag's Journey On Delta Silver Stevie for PR Campaign/Program of the Year-Social Media Focused: Ideas In Flight: Powered...

1953 (Article)

Chicago and Southern Air Lines merger brings Delta its first international routes (to the Caribbean and Caracas). Airline called Delta-C&S for the next two years.

MediaPost (Article)

OMMA Award for the 2011 SkyMiles holiday e-card design

1964 (Article)

The Deltamatic reservation system starts with IBM 7074 computers.
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.

Travel Weekly (Article)

Best Domestic Airline at the Reader's Choice Awards

1973 (Article)

L-1011 TriStar service introduced.