American pilots & flight attendants to get peer-standard pay raises

Air Transport World  2017-04-27 03:02:00

American Airlines is offering mid-term pay raises to its pilots and flight attendants so they are compensated in line with their peers at Delta Air Lines and United Airlines - a voluntary move almost unprecedented ...

Delta Launches LSTN Headphones in Premium Cabins, Gives the Gift of Hearing to Those in Need

PR Newswire  2017-04-26 13:30:00

ATLANTA, April 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta is amping up its in-flight amenities with the introduction of noise-cancelling headphones from Los Angeles-based sound and philanthropic company LSTN Sound ...

Saxophonist Kenny G treats Delta passengers to an impromptu performance during a flight from Florida to LA

The New Zealand Herald  2017-04-25 21:29:33

Saxophonist Kenny G treated his fellow passengers to an impromptu jazz medley on a California-bound flight.The unusual in-flight entertainment was offered to passengers on a Saturday flight from Tampa, ...

Delta Builds on Position as the Leading Global Carrier in Boston

PR Newswire  2017-04-25 16:55:00

BOSTON, April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) customers in Greater Boston will have more flights and new destinations this summer as the airline adds new nonstop service to Austin, ...

Delta Enables Seamless On-Demand Helicopter Transfers between Manhattan and Planeside at New York's JFK Airport with BLADE

PR Newswire  2017-04-25 13:00:00

NEW YORK, April 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The fastest way to travel between Manhattan and New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport just became even easier for Delta (NYSE: DAL) customers. Delta ...

Delta, JetBlue seek Havana frequencies dropped by Frontier, Spirit

Air Transport World  2017-04-24 15:14:00

Delta Air Lines and JetBlue Airways are seeking to increase flights to Havana while other US carriers withdraw from Cuba as the US airline industry continues trying to figure out how to best serve the ...

Jet Airways partners with Virgin Atlantic for new codeshare deal

Breaking Travel News  2017-04-18 06:09:06

Jet Airways and Virgin Atlantic have announced a further expansion of their codeshare agreement between India and the United States, providing greater choice and enhanced connectivity via London Heathrow. ...

Now, Delta OKs offers of up to $9,950 to flyers who give up seats  2017-04-14 19:50:28

Airline gives green light to offer passengers up to $10,000 in compensation to give up their seats on overbooked flights

Delta, Aeromexico to expand codeshare routes

Air Transport World  2017-04-13 19:57:00

Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico have applied to codeshare on more transborder routes, an April 6 regulatory filing more

Delta celebrates 13th Global Build with Habitat for Humanity in Mexico

PR Newswire  2017-04-13 18:00:00

ATLANTA and PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico, April 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) completed its 13th Global Build with Habitat for Humanity this week with the construction of six homes in ...

Delta Air Lines' Board of Directors Announces Annual Meeting Date

PR Newswire  2017-04-13 16:00:00

ATLANTA, April 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines' (NYSE: DAL) Board of Directors has set the airline's annual meeting of stockholders for 7:30 a.m. ET, June 30, 2017. The meeting will be held at ...

Airbus faces setback as Delta reviews $14 billion jet order  2017-04-13 11:37:03

European plane maker out-duelled Boeing for Delta?s 50-jet order in 2014 and is slated to begin delivering the first of 25 A350s later this year

Increase in fuel prices drives down profits at Delta Air Lines

Breaking Travel News  2017-04-13 09:50:17

Delta Air Lines has reported financial results for the March quarter 2017, revealing adjusted pre-tax income of $847 million, a $713 million decrease from the March 2016 quarter. The decrease was primarily ...

Delta 1Q profit down 36%; recent disruption to cost $125 million

Air Transport World  2017-04-12 15:42:00

Delta Air Lines reported a first-quarter 2017 net profit of $603 million, down 36% from net income of $946 million in the prior-year period, as fuel prices rose sharply more

Delta Air Lines Announces March Quarter Profit

PR Newswire  2017-04-12 11:00:00

ATLANTA, April 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today reported financial results for the March quarter 2017. Highlights of those results, including both GAAP and adjusted metrics, are ...

Delta canceled 3,500 flights, took days to resume normal ops after storms

Air Transport World  2017-04-10 19:04:00

Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines continued to experience residual delays through the April 8-9 weekend following a series of damaging storms in the Atlanta area April 5. read more

Delta still reeling, cancels 120 more flights

CNN  2017-04-09 15:37:24

Delta Air Lines, trying to get back to normal after thunderstorms wreaked havoc on flight schedules, had to scrub about 120 more flights Sunday.

Delta's woes persist, with more flights canceled

CNN  2017-04-08 15:55:33

Delta Air Lines, still working to get back to normal days after thunderstorms blew through the eastern US on Wednesday, had to scrub about 275 more flights on Saturday.

Delta Air Lines Announces Webcast of March Quarter 2017 Financial Results

PR Newswire  2017-04-06 15:00:00

ATLANTA, April 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) will hold a live conference call and webcast to discuss its March quarter 2017 financial results ...

Delta Reports Financial and Operating Performance for March 2017

PR Newswire  2017-04-04 13:00:00

ATLANTA, April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today reported financial and operating performance for March 2017. Consolidated passenger unit revenue (PRASM) for the month of March ...