Stories tagged: Delta
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 6:43 p.m.
Once the queen of the skies, the 747 will soon be just a flying truck
The wide-bodied Boeing 747 was once known as the queen of the skies, an instantly recognizable behemoth revered for its luxury and spaciousness. Now the 747’s days as a passenger …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 1:18 p.m.
Delta bans rude pro-Trump passenger for life, gives refunds
Delta Air Lines is banning for life a passenger who rudely professed his support for Republican President-elect Donald Trump and insulted those who didn’t on a flight to Pennsylvania, the …
Thu., Aug. 11, 2016, 11:08 a.m.
Delta computer outage included ‘small fire’ at data center
As flight cancelations and delays move into their fourth day, Delta Air Lines isn’t providing details on a “small fire” Monday at its data center and whether that fire – …
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016, 3:02 p.m.
Delta pays out record profit sharing
Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines on Friday paid out $1.5 billion in profit sharing to employees, including $541 million to its 33,000 employees in Atlanta.
Fri., Dec. 27, 2013, 4:13 p.m.
Flight makes emergency landing at GEG after toddler suffers allergic reaction
A Delta flight from Vancouver, B.C., was forced to land in Spokane when a young child on board had an allergic reaction. The girl is recovering.
Sat., Dec. 7, 2013, 3:17 p.m.
Delta Air Lines flight forced to land when teenage passenger dies
A Delta flight from Seattle to Atlanta was forced to land in Spokane after a 16-year-old passenger suddenly died.
Sun., Jan. 15, 2012, 10 p.m.
Unruly passengers divert Delta flight
Officials say a Delta Air Lines flight from Atlanta to Costa Rica was diverted to Tampa, Fla., on Sunday evening after a couple from Germany became unruly.
Wed., June 9, 2010, 2:22 p.m.
Delta puts unaccompanied Spokane boy on wrong flight
Two children, including a Spokane boy, traveling on Delta as unaccompanied minors through the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport were put on the wrong connections and ended up far from where they …
Fri., Dec. 25, 2009, 6:16 p.m.
Terrorist attempt likely won’t affect “passenger experience” in Spokane
Increased security in response to the attempted terrorist bombing of a plane landing in Detroit likely won’t require much extra passenger time at the Spokane International Airport.