1970 (Article)

Delta has an all-jet passenger airplane fleet. Boeing 747 service begins.

1981 (Article)

Delta launches Frequent Flyer Program (changed to SkyMiles in 1995).

Folio Magazine (Article)

Gold Eddie for Best Custom Magazine for Sky magazine’s March 2010 issue; Gold and Silver Ozzies for Best Overall Design for September 2009 and March 2010 issues

2003 (Article)

Delta launches Song®, a unique low-cost subsidiary airline. Delta leads the industry with a new model for passenger check-in: lobby redesign, expanded kiosk use, the introduction of Delta Direct...

1928 (Article)

C. E. Woolman, the principal founder of Delta Air Lines, leads movement to buy Huff Daland Dusters. Renamed Delta Air Service for the Mississippi Delta region it served. D.Y. Smith, President; C.E...

1956 (Article)

Radar installed in noses of all Delta aircraft.

Latin Trade (Article)

Best U.S. Airline

1994 (Article)

Delta returns to profitability in fourth quarter, fiscal year 1995.

OneAero (Article)

Best Total Solutions Provider for Delta TechOps

2010 (Article)

Delta announces largest product upgrade in a decade with plans to invest more than $2 billion through 2013 to improve the customer experience, including installing new full-flat beds and personal, in...