Delta will use its A350s to help phase out its Boeing 747 jets, which the carrier plans to retire later this year.
Earlier I wrote about how Delta is buying a 10% equity stake in Air France-KLM, and Air-France KLM is buying a 31% equity stake in Virgin Atlantic. Delta already owns a 49% equity stake in Virgin Atlantic. On top of that, China Eastern is buying a 10% equity stake in Air-France-KLM, and Delta already owns a…
Competition takes a hit across the Atlantic as Delta brings its partners tighter together. Lots of money and ownership shuffling around and could the Virgin Atlantic brand eventually fade away?? The post Stock swap: Delta, Virgin Atlantic, Air France/KLM making moves on each other appeared first on Wandering Aramean.
The drone does delta! In the 3D printing domain, Delta Printers are said to be much more efficient than Cartesian printers. They’re faster, and are better with intricate details. Now...
Delta currently has a joint venture with Virgin Atlantic and a separate joint venture with Air France-KLM (and Alitalia). Today, the carriers announced the two JVs would merge into one. China Eastern and Delta also get a seat at the Air France-KLM table. Show More Summary
Delta Airlines has been creating strategic investments over the past few years. With acquisitions of parts of China Eastern, GOL, Aeromexico and Virgin Atlantic, the airline now has a diversified portfolio of carriers. Well, it seems that Delta is not just leaving it there. Delta announces a new partnership today with Air France-KLM. Delta-Air France-KLM […]
We've seen a lot of strategic airline investments lately, some of which make sense, and some of which are confusing. Here's the latest such investment, which is even more complicated than usual. Delta has just announced that they're investing in Air France, and Air France has just announced that they're investing in Virgin Atlantic. Show More Summary
Richard Branson is giving up his controlling stake in Virgin Atlantic as part of a deal that would bring in Air France-KLM as a partner.
It seems there’s one heck of a lot of buying and selling today, with Delta Air Lines, Virgin Atlantic and Air France-KLM all involved. Delta, Air France and Virgin Atlantic Crews together – Image, Virgin Atlantic So let’s first look at Virgin Atlantic. Show More Summary
Delta has been enhancing their Sky Clubs recently and their latest addition is they’ve added omelets for breakfast. This week, I was passing through the Delta Sky Club at LaGuardia, and noticed this change. This is great if you’re not...Show More Summary
Delta Air Lines and China Eastern have announced that they have each purchased 10% of Air France. In 2015, Delta acquired 3.55% of China Eastern Airlines for $450 million. Air France-KLM formed following a 2004 merger that saw the national...Show More Summary
The aviation situation in Venezuela continues to deteriorate and that collapse may be picking up speed. More changes from Delta and Avianca now hasten the collapse of foreign airlines in the country. The post Venezuela goes from bad to worse: Delta drops and Avianca accelerates changes appeared first on Wandering Aramean.
Delta's website isn't known for having great technology, and this situation almost cost me thousands of dollars. The post Think you’ll get a refund from Delta? Ha! appeared first on Don't Call the Airline!.
Whenever I cancel a credit card, I usually call in first to see if there is some sort of retention offer. However, I’ve been a bit busy and didn’t want to waste time on the phone. The annual fee posted for my Delta SkyMiles BusinessShow More Summary
Delta’s new layered target features original cube design with integrated handles. Delta McKenzie, the leader in manufacturing and supplying archery targets, has introduced the Chunk™ layered target for broadhead and field-point practice. Show More Summary
American Express has updated credit card application terms for their Delta card with a warning to customers who would just sign for a card, pocket the bonus, and cancel. This underscores that American Express is paying attention to their costs as they invest heavily in their products. Show More Summary
I applied and was approved for the Amex Mercedes Platinum and the Gold Delta SkyMiles Personal and Business card on the same day. The annual fee was due on the Platinum and a call to retention yielded 15k MR’s. I asked if there were anything that could be done on my Delta business. Show More Summary
The Boeing 747 jumbo jet is going away. America's last two 747 operators, Delta and United, are both in the process of phasing out is jumbo fleet. However, United is giving flyers one last chance to experience the Queen of the SkiesShow More Summary
Delta talks a good game about the evils of government subsides. But you have to wonder, then, why a blatant case of a government propping up a failing carrier on a route Delta competes on doesn’t even merit mention. South African Airways is the beleaguered state-run carrier of South Africa. Show More Summary
In early 2016 a Delta flight had to make an unscheduled landing due to a fight between two flight attendants. A year and a half later a Delta flight was delayed due to “a dispute between an allegedly racist Delta airlines pilot and a younger flight attendant”, according to Gothamist. Show More Summary