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What does it mean to say no one better connects the world? It means fostering the Delta Difference on a global scale across generations, cultures, faiths, nationalities and beliefs. It means pulling out all the stops – in conjunction with the Best Defense Foundation and Michelin – to bring veterans ...
June 21, 2022, 2 p.m.
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U.S. veterans of World War II, many in their mid-90s, touched down Thursday in Normandy, France, as part of the upcoming 78th anniversary of the D-Day landings. This is the first time some of the veterans have returned to France since the Normandy landings on June 6, 1944.
June 2, 2022, 2:15 p.m.
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The unique charter – marking the first time a U.S. passenger airline will fly directly to Normandy – has its roots in the film “The Girl Who Wore Freedom,” a documentary depicting the annual D-Day commemorations in France that was added onboard last year to the Delta Studio.
May 17, 2022, 2 p.m.
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Nearly 11% of Delta’s 80,000 employees are military veterans, and this partnership with FourBlock will open a recruiting pipeline to help our military and veterans transition to civilian careers.
Nov. 12, 2021, 9 a.m.
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Every November, room is made in Delta’s hangars for military aircraft flown in to commemorate veterans’ service.
Nov. 11, 2021, 9 a.m.
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Delta is matching member-donated miles through the Delta SkyWish Program to Fisher House Foundation’s Hero Miles program and Luke's W​ings for the entire month of November.
Nov. 1, 2021, 5 p.m.
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Delta employs more than 8,500 veterans and active military members and is proud to support the brave men and women who serve and have sacrificed for their country.
May 28, 2021, 1 p.m.
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In commemoration of those who died in the line of duty and to further emphasize the importance of Memorial Day, Delta News Hub spoke with Kurt Robinson, President of Delta’s Veterans Business Resource Group.
May 22, 2020, 1:50 p.m.
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Thanks to hundreds of Delta volunteers, the lounge ​at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta airport offers rest and relaxation to 15,000 to 20,000 military service members and their families each year.
Dec. 14, 2019, 12:54 p.m.
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The nationally acclaimed photographer and military veteran, Stacy L. Pearsall, has completed her life's dream to complete her mission of capturing U.S. military veterans in all 50 states – and she did it just in time for Veterans Day with help from Delta's sponsorship to provide flights to the final ...
Dec. 8, 2019, 1:39 a.m.
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With the annual U.S. observance of Veterans Day just around the corner, Delta has again been selected as one of the "Top-Rated Workplaces for Veterans" by Indeed, the world's No. 1 job site. This is the second straight year the company has earned this honor. Delta landed at No. 16 ...
Dec. 8, 2019, 1:39 a.m.
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Against the backdrop of a massive American flag hanging high, service members were honored at Delta's annual Veterans Appreciation Day event, where military aircraft are flown in from across the country for display on the floor of the Delta TechOps hangar in Atlanta. Hosted by TechOps, the signature Veterans Day ...
Nov. 13, 2019, 3:07 p.m.
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Delta has long been committed to hiring veterans and reservists — one of the reasons why the company was again selected as a top workplace for veterans by Indeed.com. In an interview with Delta News Hub, Jennifer Carpenter, Vice President — Global Talent Acquisition, and Kurt Robinson, Manager — Quality ...
Nov. 7, 2019, 10:24 a.m.
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Delta employees stood ramrod straight as a box draped in an American flag rolled off an aircraft at the Atlanta airport. Delta volunteers reverently handled the precious cargo, which contained the remains of a soldier who had been missing since World War II. That same afternoon, those volunteers – the ...
July 11, 2019, 4:05 p.m.
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Delta people had the privilege of serving real-life heroes this week, as more than a dozen American veterans of World War II re-crossed the Atlantic to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings in France. First up was the remarkable Tom Rice, who as a paratrooper with the U.S ...
June 5, 2019, 4:17 p.m.