Tag: Delta Air Lines

Over a third of American Airlines workers to go on voluntary leave or retire

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 13, 2020 16:12

The COVID-19 epidemic has sent the airline industry into a nosedive and now over 13,000 of American Airlines employees are being forced to take retire or voluntary leave or retire ... Read More

Delta Air Lines donates 200,000 pounds of food to people in need

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 7, 2020 15:55

Delta Air Lines is providing more than 200,000 pounds of food to hospitals, community food banks and other organizations around the world to support people in need as well as ... Read More

Delta Clean: What it means for US airlines

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 30, 2020 22:30

Delta Air Lines is transforming expectations for cleanliness across airports and on aircraft to deliver a new standard of clean for customers: Delta Clean. Now the global airline is committing ... Read More

Delta Air Lines thanks Congress, Administration for supporting assistance package

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 27, 2020 19:17

Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian made the following statement after the U.S. House finalized congressional approval of a government assistance package supporting U.S. aviation workers. “Delta and our 90,000 ... Read More

Delta Air Lines obtains $2.6 billion credit facility

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2020 22:32

Delta Air Lines today announced it has entered into a $2.6 billion secured credit facility, enhancing the company’s liquidity as it manages through an unprecedented decline in air travel demand ... Read More

Delta Air Lines making it easy to change travel plans affected by COVID-19

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2020 18:16

Delta Air Lines is making it easier for customers to cancel, change or re-book travel that’s been impacted by coronavirus. Above all, rest assured that the value of your ticket ... Read More

EU travel restrictions put 48,200 flights and 10.2 million seats in jeopardy

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 19, 2020 14:46

Travel industry experts have revealed the potential impact of Tuesday evening’s decision by EU member states to adopt EU guidelines on the closure of EU borders for 30 days, for ... Read More

Ed Bastian: Delta Air Lines taking additional steps to protect our future

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 18, 2020 18:03

Delta Air Lines' CEO, Ed Bastian, today sent the following memo to airline's staff, regarding COVID-10 pandemic's impact on the carrier: To: Delta Colleagues Worldwide From: Ed Bastian, CEO Subject: ... Read More

Delta Air Lines undergoes cost reductions in response to COVID-19

editor editor- March 10, 2020 23:38

Delta Air Lines announced today additional steps it is taking to address the financial impact of the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. The airline is undertaking cost reduction and cash flow enhancing ... Read More

Delta Air Lines feeling the effects of Coronavirus COVID-19

editor editor- March 4, 2020 20:36

Delta Air Lines maintains an ongoing relationship with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization, the world's foremost experts on communicable diseases, to ensure training, ... Read More

Delta slashes flights to South Korea due to Coronavirus

editor editor- February 26, 2020 17:57

From February 29 through April 30, Delta Air Lines will suspend service between Minneapolis/St. Paul (MSP) in Minnesota, USA, and Seoul-Incheon (ICN) in South Korea, with the last flight departing ... Read More

Delta commits $1 billion to become first global carbon neutral airline

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2020 16:55

Starting March 1, 2020, Delta Air Lines is committing $1 billion over the next 10 years on its journey to mitigate all emissions from its global business going forward. The airline ... Read More

Delta Air Lines launches innovative solution for pet travel

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2020 16:16

Delta Air Lines is ushering in a new travel experience for pets and their owners with the exclusive launch of CarePod. The introduction of this state-of-the-art pet travel carrier, which ... Read More

What airline not to fly? What airlines to fly?

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 13, 2020 20:30

Planning to fly in the United States? What is the best airline to fly in America?  What airlines you should not fly in the US?  How to avoid a bad ... Read More

Cashless sky: Majority of airlines go cash-free

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 8, 2020 15:33

Travel has come a long way since the days of traveler’s checks and queuing at traditional bureaux de change, and the payment methods holidaymakers use abroad are rapidly changing with ... Read More

Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico: Creating seamless travel experience

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2019 22:20

Delta Air Lines and its Joint Cooperation Agreement partner Aeromexico are focused on providing their customers with a consistent experience when traveling between the two airlines. Over 3.2 million Delta ... Read More

Delta Air Lines and LATAM to launch codeshare in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 3, 2019 22:09

Delta Air Lines and LATAM will launch codeshare for flights operated by certain LATAM affiliates in Colombia, Ecuador and Peru beginning in the first quarter of 2020, pending receipt of ... Read More

Delta expects 2% increase in passengers from last year’s Thanksgiving week

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 27, 2019 21:44

Before gathering around the table, an estimated 5.2 million travelers will board Delta Air Lines flights across the globe this week, making this year's Thanksgiving travel period the busiest on ... Read More

American Airlines and Delta Air Lines extend St. Kitts summer service from JFK

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- November 8, 2019 19:15

St. Kitts is pleased to announce that both American Airlines and Delta Air Lines will be extending their existing non-stop Saturday flights to St. Kitts from JFK to include the ... Read More

Airbus: 81 aircraft delivered to 49 customers in May

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019 20:15

Airbus booked an order for one ACJ320neo corporate jetliner in May and delivered 81 aircraft from all members of its in-production jetliner product line during the month, which were received ... Read More

United, Southwest and Delta: New nonstop flights to Southern California

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019 19:40

The expansion of air service at Ontario International Airport (ONT), in Southern California, continues today with the United Airlines nonstop flights serving Houston's George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH). ONT now reaches ... Read More

Delta operating performance for May 2019

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019 17:49

Delta Air Lines  today reported operating performance for May 2019. The company carried 18.1 million customers across its broad global network, a record for the month of May, including a ... Read More

Ontario International Airport: Passenger volume up almost 7% in April

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 24, 2019 20:35

Passenger volume at Ontario International Airport (ONT) climbed nearly 7% in April, continuing a trend of steady growth for the nation's fastest growing airport. According to data compiled by the ... Read More

Airbus delivers first highly efficient A330neo to Delta Air Line

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019 09:07

Delta Air Lines took delivery of its first A330-900, one of 35 A330neos the Atlanta, Georgia-based airline has on order. With new fuel-efficient engines, aerodynamic improvements, and the advanced Airspace ... Read More

Airbus celebrates delivery of its 12,000th aircraft

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019 17:05

Airbus celebrated the delivery of its 12,000th aircraft ever in its 50-year history. The aircraft was an A220-100, assembled in Mirabel, Canada and handed over to U.S.-based Delta Air Lines. ... Read More

Delta Air Lines to fly to Tokyo Haneda Airport from five U.S. cities

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019 00:45

Delta will be serving Tokyo’s preferred airport under a preliminary decision announced May 16 by the Department of Transportation, with new slot pairs for flights between Haneda Airport and Seattle, ... Read More

Alitalia Airline rescue: All-out negotiations with Benettons

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 14, 2019 02:54

The plight of Alitalia Airline continues just as expected with negotiations for Alitalia by the Benetton Group ongoing, despite the denials of the case by both parties. "The plan sees ... Read More

Warren Buffett: ‘I will never hesitate to fly on a 737 MAX’

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 6, 2019 18:30

The third-richest man in the world, Warren Buffett, believes aircraft have never been safer and would still travel on the troubled Boeing 737 MAX, which was involved in two crashes ... Read More

The complex definition of the new Alitalia airline drags on

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- April 26, 2019 03:52

With the definitive go-ahead for the growth decree, the Italy Council of Ministers added a further element to the complex definition of the new Alitalia airline. The approved text, in ... Read More

IGLTA’s 36th Annual Global Convention goes live in New York City

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019 20:15

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association will share selections of main stage content via Facebook Live throughout its 36th Annual Global Convention at the New York Hilton Midtown, 25-27 April. Be ... Read More

Delta Air Lines launches flights from Atlanta to Ontario International Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019 00:35

Ontario International Airport (ONT) today welcomed Delta Air Lines flight 996 from Atlanta, marking the launch of daily, nonstop service between the Inland Empire and the carrier's hub at Hartsfield-Jackson ... Read More

Delta Air Lines offsets most carbon emissions for over 300K customers on Earth Day

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 22, 2019 15:10

In celebration of Earth Day today, Delta is offsetting the emissions of all domestic leisure and business travel into and out of New York, Boston, Seattle, Los Angeles, Raleigh-Durham and ... Read More

Passenger and cargo numbers continue to rise at Ontario International Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 19, 2019 18:55

The number of airline passengers who traveled through Southern California's Ontario International Airport (ONT) increased by more than 5% last month compared to March last year, the Ontario International Airport ... Read More

US airlines wrongfully reject over 25% of their passengers’ compensation claims

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019 15:24

Consumer rights advocacy group released the results of a new study showing that United States airlines wrongfully reject more than 25% of compensation claims, indicating that more than one in ... Read More

Korean Air and the Hanjin Group Chairman and founder of Skyteam died in Los Angeles

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019 06:16

Yang Ho Cho, 70, Chairman and CEO of Korean Air and the Hanjin Group, died peacefully April 7 in a Los Angeles hospital after a brief illness.  He was considered ... Read More

Boston-Logan Airport: New international routes

editor editor- April 2, 2019 02:42

The last 24 hours have brought 2 new international flights to Boston Logan International Airport, thanks to Delta joint venture partners KLM and Virgin Atlantic - setting the stage for ... Read More