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Where: Paris (CDG, ORY) When: Feb. 9-10 Delta’s team of meteorologists is currently forecasting windy weather conditions that could impact travel through Paris. This travel waiver allows customers with flexibility in their travel plans to make a one-time change to their itinerary without incurring a change fee. Customers are encouraged ...
Feb. 9, 2020, 2 p.m.
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Where: Appleton, Wis. (ATW), Green Bay, Wis. (GRB), LaCrosse, Wis. (LSE), Madison, Wis. (MSN), Minneapolis, Minn. (MSP), Rochester, Minn. (RST), Wasau, Wis. (CWA) When: Feb. 9 Delta has issued a weather waiver for customers traveling through certain airports in the northern Midwest, including the airline's Minneapolis-St. Paul hub, as the ...
Feb. 8, 2020, 3 p.m.
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Delta Air Lines has contributed $250,000 to the American Red Cross for Hurricane Dorian relief in the Bahamas, in addition to the company's $1 million grant as an Annual Disaster Giving Program partner. As part of the contribution, the American Red Cross will support the Bahamas Red Cross with much-needed ...
Oct. 22, 2019, 2 a.m.
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SkyWatch Daily Outlook, a customer-friendly version of Delta's internal operational outlook will be published each morning to delta.com and the Fly Delta app. SkyWatch provides behind-the-scenes information brought directly from Delta's experts at its Operations & Customer Center (OCC), providing customers added transparency into potential impacts as it relates to ...
Aug. 13, 2019, 12 a.m.
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A weather waiver has been proactively issued for customers traveling to, from or through New York City metro airports (JFK, LGA, EWR, SWF, HPN) on Wednesday as a weather system is forecast to bring isolated thunderstorms to the region. Delta's waiver allows customers with flexibility in their travel plans the ...
Aug. 5, 2019, 5 p.m.
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​Summer is Delta's busiest season with more customers flying on more daily departures. Teams in the airline's Operations Center work strategically with the FAA and air traffic control centers to navigate flights around unpredictable summer weather and minimize disruption for customers and frontline teams. Understanding how weather can affect down-line ...
July 19, 2019, 1 a.m.
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Delta’s operations in and out of cities along the U.S. Gulf coast are back to normal following impacts from Tropical Storm Barry over the weekend. While remnants of tropical system continues to bring heavy rainfall to the Mississippi Valley area as it slowly creeps north, the airline does not expect ...
July 10, 2019, 7 p.m.
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Delta has proactively issued a weather waiver for five metro New York City airports ahead of thunderstorms in the Northeast that will likely drive Air Traffic Control initiatives and routing delays for flights in and out of the region Thursday afternoon. The waiver allows customers with flexibility in their travel ...
July 9, 2019, 7 p.m.
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​​​​​​By Drake Castañeda, Corporate Communications Delta flight operations have returned to normal following a band of thunderstorms stretching from South Florida to Boston, which led to approximately 160 combined Delta Mainline and Connection cancellations and delays between Friday and Saturday morning. Delta’s team of meteorologists in the airline’s Operations and ...
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Delta has extended a weather waiver for six airports in the Pacific Northwest, including Delta’s hub in Seattle, in anticipation of two additional winter storm systems sweeping the region on Sunday, Feb. 10 through the evening of Monday, Feb. 11. The airline proactively cancelled 40 Delta Connection regional flights for ...
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Delta has issued weather waiver for Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport and 28 Northeast airports, including New York's LaGuardia and John F. Kennedy International Airports, ahead of projected winter weather on Tuesday and Wednesday. This waiver will allow customers traveling to, from or through any of the outlined cities on these ...
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Ahead of the winter storm forecasted to make its way towards the Midwest and into the western Great Lakes bringing moderate to heavy snow to some parts of the region, Delta has proactively issued a winter weather waiver for November 25-26, 2018. Delta's operational teams are keeping a watchful eye ...
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The 2017 hurricane season was one of the most active on record with 17 named storms — 10 of them hurricanes — which bore down on Texas, Florida and islands in the Caribbean disrupting flights across the regions and prompting several airports to close due to infrastructure damage. Despite the ...
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When severe weather or runway closures affect flight schedules, both airlines and airports have to work together, along with the Federal Aviation Administration's Air Traffic Control, to safely manage the traffic in the skies and gate congestion on the ground. Think of airways as the highways of the sky. With ...
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Delta teams at the airline's Operations and Customer Center are keeping an eye on Tropical Storm Beryl as it moves west-northwest towards the Lesser Antilles and into the eastern Caribbean Sea. What was formally known as Hurricane Beryl lost its hurricane strength Saturday morning and has been downgraded to a ...