Stories tagged: Delta Air Lines
Sun., March 4, 2018
Megan McArdle: Publicly slighting millions of NRA members isn’t good for business – or America
Remember when companies tried to stay out of politics? I’d imagine Delta Air Lines is recalling those days very fondly. The airline bowed to pressure from liberal activists to stop …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 6:29 p.m.
Good dog, bad dog … Delta wants to know before you board
Delta Air Lines will soon require owners of service and support animals to provide more information before their animal can fly in the passenger cabin, including an assurance that it’s …
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 4:14 p.m.
Florida man indicted in brawl on flight to be released
A Florida man who fought with flight attendants and passengers when he tried to open the exit door of a Delta Air Lines flight bound from Seattle to China has …
Wed., June 14, 2017, 5 p.m.
More flight delays, cancellations for U.S. airlines in April
The rate of canceled flights nearly doubled to 1.6 percent in April compared to the same month in 2016. Delta Air Lines accounted for nearly half the cancellations – it …
Tue., May 16, 2017, 10:50 a.m.
Delta tops in on-time flights, Spirit worst for complaints
Delta Air Lines scored the best for on-time flights in the latest government rankings, and United and American weren’t far behind.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 5:50 p.m.
Delta hikes payouts for overbooked fliers after United furor
Delta Air Lines Inc. increased the payouts its airport agents can offer passengers on overbooked flights, moving to prevent a public relations nightmare similar to the one plaguing United Continental …
Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 6:33 a.m.
Delta Air employees get bonuses averaging $13,000
Delta Air Lines employees in the Puget Sound region on Tuesday will be paid annual payments from the airline’s profit-sharing plan averaging about $13,000 each pretax.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 30, 2017, 6:19 p.m.
Delta operations recovering; Trump blames airline for delays
Delta Air Lines, recovering from a weekend technology outage, cancelled more flights Monday but said that the issue has been resolved.
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 4:30 p.m.
Delta posts a profit despite lower airfare, rising expenses
NEW YORK – Lower airfares and rising salaries are putting a squeeze on Delta Air Lines. Luckily for the airline, the price of jet fuel remains cheap and the Atlanta-based …
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 7:32 a.m.
Delta canceling nearly 250 flights Tuesday morning
DALLAS – Delta’s travails, and those of its customers, move into day two with the airline canceling of another 300 flights. The disruptions Tuesday follow about 1,000 cancelled flights Monday …
Fri., July 8, 2016, 4:30 p.m.
NTSB says Delta plane landed at wrong airport
A Delta Air Lines jetliner with 130 passengers on board landed at the wrong airport in South Dakota Thursday evening, said a spokesman for the National Transportation Safety Board, which …
Fri., May 13, 2016, 10:54 a.m.
Flight attendant charged with stealing mini liquor bottles
Prosecutors say a Delta Air Lines flight attendant has been charged with stealing nearly 1,500 mini-bottles of liquor from her job and selling them online.
Wed., Jan. 28, 2015, 7:37 a.m.
Delta extends Alaska-Seattle service
JUNEAU, Alaska — Delta Air Lines will extend year-round service from both Juneau and Fairbanks to Seattle.
Mon., Nov. 3, 2014
Delta Air Lines’ expansion brings more Spokane service
Delta Air Lines today is launching five new daily round-trip flights from Spokane and Seattle. It’s part of Delta’s ongoing expansion into Seattle and the Pacific Northwest market.
UPDATED: Tue., May 27, 2014, 1:52 p.m.
Delta adding four Spokane flights to Seattle
Delta Air Lines will add four daily flights to Seattle from Spokane starting Nov. 3.
Sat., Oct. 5, 2013
Apple’s Siri voice said to be Atlanta woman
Oh Siri, now we really know you. The woman behind that comforting and helpful voice on millions of U.S. iPhones and iPads has been revealed. CNN on Friday introduced Susan …
Wed., Feb. 20, 2013
Delta will offer direct flights to L.A. from Spokane
Nonstop service to Los Angeles is returning to Spokane International Airport. Delta Air Lines officials Tuesday announced that the airline will begin direct service to LAX starting June 10.