In an attempt to defend its leading position at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport, Delta Air Lines decided to launch new upgraded flights to Los Angeles and San Francisco in the second half of the year. The news came almost a week after...Show More Summary
We all get travel surveys. Most regular Delta Points readers know that Delta Air Lines has a program called “Strive for Five” that rewards hard working Delta people with points that become real cash when they get high marks. I like these...Show More Summary
A fake Delta Air Lines Facebook page went viral on Tuesday after promising $5,000 and 5 first class tickets to 175 passengers. The only problem was the page was a hoax, first spotted by BuzzFeed’s news reporter Mariah Summers. The promotion...Show More Summary
By Jeffrey Dastin (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co has agreed to make room temporarily for rival Delta Air Lines Inc in its gates at Dallas Love Field Airport, while the carriers await a long-term resolution of their dispute in court, a Delta spokeswoman said Wednesday. Show More Summary
DELTA AIR LINES remains the world’s most popular carrier, according to the latest data released by IATA, an aviation trade group. Delta carried 129.4m passengers last year, putting it a nose ahead of second place Southwest. Only one of the world's five largest carriers was not American—third-placed China Southern flew 100.7m people in 2014. Show More Summary
For celebrities and VIPs, traveling on a commercial flights can be a complex and stressful experience fraught with autograph seekers and paparazzi. Recently, we caught wind of a mysterious program from Delta Air Lines called "VIP Select"...Show More Summary
Climb a volcano, explore a colonial city, hike in a cloud forest on weeklong tours to Nicaragua that take advantage of Delta Air Lines' new nonstop flight from LAX to the Central American nation.
The Federal Aviation Administration opened an investigation into a near collision between two planes taking off from Chicago’s Midway Airport at the same time earlier this week. Reuters reports that a Delta Air Lines flight and a Southwest...Show More Summary
Representatives of Delta Air Lines last week proudly unveiled the renovated Terminal 5 at Los Angeles International Airport, which was completed in partnership with Los Angeles World Airports and the City of Los Angeles after three years of refurbishment at a cost of $229 million. Show More Summary
Delta Air Lines says it plans to spend billions on new Boeing planes if their pilots ratify their contract. Also, a piece of notebook paper belonging to the late singer Jim Morrison could bring in tens of thousands of dollars at auction. Marlie Hall reports on the day's top MoneyWatch headlines.
Yesterday, we hinted that Delta Air Lines had something special "happening" at LAX this week and here it is---a VIP Anti-Paparazzi service at Terminal 5 called, Delta One. Officially opening today, Delta One will allow celebrities to check-in for their flight at LAX as well as land at LAX without being seen, or snapped by the paparazzi. Show More Summary
Delta Air Lines Boeing 767-300ER – Photo: Thomas Becker For my birthday this year, I planned a trip to Ireland, Scotland, and England, and since Delta had no award availability in coach, I decided to splurge and spend 62,500 Alaska miles to fly business class (since re-branded Delta One) for the first time ever. [...]Show More Summary
By Jeffrey Dastin and Victoria Bryan (Reuters) - Major U.S. airlines' shares tumbled on Monday amid fears that the carriers are grabbing for market share at the expense of profits. Shares in Delta Air Lines Inc, Southwest Airlines Co,...Show More Summary
With the exception of the true lover of most things widget, I suppose I blog about Delta Air Lines and SkyMiles as much as anyone. I do live in Atlanta afterall. As we approach the half-way point in 2015, I’m finding myself thinking more and more about my Delta future. Show More Summary
Bumpertunites, weather and your Delta options (and what NOT to do) – Part 1 Airport Express SFO stood me up (a service to avoid) & UBER saves the day – Part 2 Delta Air Lines DeltaONE 757 seats and service SFO to NYC (and back) review...Show More Summary
More than 60% of the current pilots working at Delta Air Lines are veterans. I also was very fortunate to start my aviation career as a pilot in the U.S. Air Force.
The mighty Air Line Pilots Association had a good day on Thursday. First, around mid-afternoon, the National Mediation Board announced that pilots at Virgin America had voted to join ALPA. A few hours later, the negotiating committee for the Delta ALPA chapter announced that it had reached a tentative agreement with the [...]
(Reuters) - Delta Air Lines Inc has reached a contract agreement with the negotiating committee of its pilots union, paving the way for a new labor deal months ahead of schedule, the union told members in a letter Thursday. The Delta...Show More Summary
"Early Valet" trial runs from June 1 to August 31 on select departures in the U.S.
(Reuters) - Delta Air Lines Inc on Tuesday lowered its forecast for unit revenue this quarter as U.S. domestic business tickets booked near customer travel dates yielded less money per mile than the carrier expected. The Atlanta-based...Show More Summary