MINNEAPOLIS/NEW YORK (Reuters) - A refinery owned by Delta Air Lines is renewing a push to change a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency policy laid down as part of a national program that requires increased use of biofuels like ethanol.
By Jeffrey Dastin (Reuters) - The rapidly spreading Zika virus has not impacted bookings on Delta Air Lines Inc to Latin America and the Caribbean, its president and CEO-designate said on Thursday, but added that customers' future plans were tough to predict. Show More Summary
Delta Air Lines announced the semi-expected retirement of its CEO, Richard Anderson, today. Ed Bastian will succeed Anderson as CEO, and Glen Hauenstein will be elevated to President of Delta. I met Richard just once, and I found him to be remarkably affable. Show More Summary
Richard H. Anderson has chosen to retire as chief executive officer of Delta Air Lines, Incorporated effective as of Monday, May 2, 2016 — his 61st birthday — and will be elevated to the position of executive chairman of the board of...Show More Summary
Delta CEO Richard Anderson is retiring from his position and will become the airline's new Executive Chairman. According to Bloomberg, airline president Ed Bastian will take over for Anderson as CEO. Anderson has been CEO of the airline since 2007. We have reached out to Delta for comment and will update when we know more. Show More Summary
A Delta Air Lines fist flight by two flight attendants caused an emergency landing outside of Salt Lake City, Utah. Delta Flight 2598 was flying to Minneapolis from Los Angeles on January 22 when the staffers came to blows. The Delta flight fist fight happened when the plane was about 180 miles south of Salt... Show More Summary
Delta Air Lines introduced an updated collection of healthy Luvo Wraps on domestic flights today. According to Delta, each wrap is made with high-quality ingredients that elevate flavor and taste, including fresh vegetables, nutty whole grains, and savory chicken without antibiotics. Show More Summary
Delta Air Lines is apologizing to passengers after a confrontation between two flight attendants last month led pilots to make an unscheduled landing halfway through the trip. The airline says the actions of the crew members didn't reflect the professionalism expected of employees. The Aviation...
Approximately half of the seats in the premium class cabin were full on an airplane operated by Delta Air Lines during a flight from Amsterdam to Portland today — and because there were plenty of empty seats, a FlyerTalk member admitted to... The post Sneaking Into the Premium Class Cabin of an Airplane During Flight appeared first on The Gate.
Today I’m wrapping up my series on upgrade policies for domestic carriers in the United States. I’ve had fun and learned a lot as I poke around through the fine print. It’s not that I didn’t know all the answers before, just as I’m sure all of you had some familiarity with upgrade rules, but when […] This post was originally published on Travel Codex.
(Reuters) - American Airlines Group Inc said on Wednesday it will add flights from Los Angeles to two hubs of its rival Delta Air Lines Inc, the latest move in a tug of war between the carriers for dominance in the No. 2 U.S. city. American,...Show More Summary
Delta Air Lines earned $980 million in the fourth quarter despite lower revenue than a year ago. The jump in profits is attributed to lower gas prices. Delta shares jumped 3.3% on Tuesday, as the company recovered nearly one-fourth of its losses on the month. Show More Summary
Delta Air Lines is thinking about placing an order for Bombardier's flagship C-Series airliner. "We actually think for the right price, it's quite an impressive airplane," Delta CEO Richard Anderson said today during the company's earnings...Show More Summary
DALLAS — Cheaper jet fuel thanks to falling oil prices helped Delta Air Lines earn $980 million in the fourth quarter despite lower revenue than a year ago. Those savings are unlikely to be passed on to consumers, however While Delta...Show More Summary
Shares of Delta Air Lines jumped more than 4% Tuesday after the company reported a profit for the fourth-quarter.Adjusted earnings jumped 51% to $926 million, the company said. It wasn't all good news. The fourth-quarter results were...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Delta Air Lines Inc on Tuesday reported fourth-quarter profit slightly below analysts' expectations and forecast that passenger unit revenue will continue to decline in early 2016 amid "international volatility" and currency pressures. Show More Summary
When you’re a major U.S. airline, there’s only one direction you want to go, and that’s up. Which is why Delta Air Lines is likely in a celebratory mood and United Airlines is perhaps a bit down in the dumps today, upon hearing the news that the former has passed the latter to become the No. 2 carrier based on …
Delta Air Lines is flying pretty high these days — a darling of Wall Street, profitable, well-respected (mostly) by its passengers, and part of a strong global network and big transatlantic joint ventures. But it wasn’t always so. During...Show More Summary
The network carrier utilized the increased cash flows judiciously, by revamping its current fleet, improving its product offering, creating a leaner capital structure, and returning value to its shareholders. Further, the Atlanta-based...Show More Summary
Only a few days into the new year, Delta Air Lines has launched the first airfare hike of 2016, an increase of $4 per flight. The hike, which Delta initiated Monday morning, was matched a few hours later by Southwest Airlines. American and United Airlines both matched the increase Tuesday morning....