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Delta Air-Virgin Atlantic deal approved by European Commission

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Commission on Thursday approved the purchase by Delta Airlines of Singapore Airlines' 49 percent stake in Virgin Atlantic, to create a joint venture that will expand

Delta named official airline for NTA

LEXINGTON, Kentucky - Delta Air Lines Inc. and NTA are now traveling together as business partners, leaders of both organizations announced.

Delta customers “mad as hell”

Business Travel Coalition (BTC) and Consumer Travel Alliance (CTA) has denounced Delta Air Lines’ practice of charging frequent-flier members higher airfares on its website than consumers who did no

Delta Airlines: Predator or competitor?

According to Kevin Mitchell, the Chairman of the Business Travel Coalition (BTC), Delta Airlines is breathing new life into the practice of predatory pricing and attempting to “…maintain its monop

Delta plans largest aircraft purchase in history

WASHINGTON - In what could spell the world's largest plane order, Delta Airlines internal memo reveals carrier's plans to replace 200 aging aircraft.

Delta wants more flights to Brazil, asks for DOT’s approval

NEW YORK — Delta Air Lines Inc. said Monday it asked the Transportation Department for approval to increase its flights between the U.S. and Brazil.

Kate Hanni sues airline for hacking her e-mail

An airline passenger advocate has accused Delta Airlines of hacking her e-mail accounts and computer in order to sabotage her organization’s lobbying efforts to pass federal legislation to help stra

New tourism minister for Grenada

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada (eTN) - As of August 1, Glennis Roberts will serve as the country’s new tourism minister.

Letters over merger fly between Delta and International Association of Machinists

Yesterday, Robert Roach, Jr., general vice president of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers made public a letter written to Delta Air Lines CEO Richard Anderson asking fo

Northwest and Delta flight attendants eager to vote for union representation

Flight attendants say the Delta-Northwest merger has created a single airline, in which currently Northwest Airlines flight attendants are unionized, while Delta Airlines flight attendants have no uni

Delta and Virgin Blue to form joint venture

Delta Air Lines and the Virgin Blue Airlines Group announced today they plan to seek regulatory approval to form a joint venture that will expand both carriers' reach between the US and Australia and

Delta Airlines Boeing 757 makes emergency landing in southern California

A Delta Airlines plane had to make an emergency landing in southern California Tuesday night after an engine had to be shutdown.

It’s Hidden Sanction Says Angry Tourism Stakeholder

The unexpected cancellation of the Delta Airlines flights from Atlanta to Nairobi last Wednesday caused angry reactions amongst tourism stakeholders in Nairobi.

Delta cancels Kenya flights, again

The long-awaited and often-postponed Delta Airlines flights from the United States to Nairobi have once again been canceled by Delta, following earlier postponements, which according to sources in Nai

Could Coke no longer be it for Delta?

Could Coca-Cola Co. no longer be it for Delta Air Lines Inc.? Unthinkable as it might seem, the pairing of two of Atlanta’s greatest companies is up in the air.

Delta responds to worsening global economy

Delta Air Lines today issued the following memo to its more than 70,000 employees worldwide from CEO Richard Anderson and President Edward H. Bastian.

AMR, Continental, Delta Air fall as demand weakens

Continental Airlines Inc. and American Airlines parent AMR Corp. led declines among U.S. carriers after February data showed fares and travel dropping.

Air passenger molested on plane during orgy dream

An air passenger awoke from a dream about an orgy during a flight to Gatwick to find a businessman molesting her, a court has heard.

Valencia announces its first intercontinental air connection with New York

Valencia has made great progress as a tourist destination with the announcement of a new, direct air connection with New York that Delta Airlines will begin to offer as of next summer.

Machinists respond to Northwest – Delta Airlines merger

WASHINGTON, DC (September 25, 2008) - Robert Roach, Jr., general vice president of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM), issued the following statement after Northwe

Delta Airlines restores service to Hawaii in October

HONOLULU, HI (September 12, 2008) - There is no shortage of airline seats to or between the Hawaiian Islands despite the closure of Aloha Airlines and ATA Airlines in April this year.

Delta Airlines opens Nairobi office

Ahead of the expected start of their flights, now expected in early 2009, Delta Airlines has now opened offices in Nairobi.

Delta Airlines opens Nairobi office

Ahead of the expected start of their flights, now expected in early 2009, Delta Airlines has now opened offices in Nairobi.

Machinists urge Northwest, Delta shareholders to scuttle merger

The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) today announced its has contacted Northwest Airlines Corporation and Delta Air Lines Incorporated shareholders to voice concerns over the proposed Northwest-Delta merger.

Nigerian gov’t denies Delta Airlines direct flight to Lagos

ABUJA, Nigeria (eTN) - America’s second largest airline, Delta Airlines, has been dealt a big blow by the Nigeria’s Ministry of Transportation officials following its refusal to approve a proposed direct flight between New York and Lagos.

Honeymoon is over for new Delta CEO Anderson

Many newly minted CEOs enjoy a brief honeymoon with their companies — a laid-back chance to kick the tires and look things over before really taking the wheel. Not Delta Air Lines Chief Executive Richard H. Anderson.

Minn. congressman confirms Northwest, Delta merger talks

U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar said he “vigorously opposes” an airline merger between Northwest and Delta airlines. The Minnesota Democrat said he had summoned Northwest executives to discuss merger talks.

Delta can’t afford to fly

With jet fuel prices refusing to retreat from record heights, Delta Air Lines is doing more than just raising fares, and some of the measures will hit Salt Lake City travelers this month.