Top News on Delta Air Lines

  • Virgin Atlantic identifies first routes for 787-9


    ​Virgin Atlantic is to deploy its first Boeing 787-9 on the Boston route from London Heathrow, operating the service six times per week from 28 October.


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    Delta Air Lines chief executive Richard Anderson is hopeful that the Boeing 787-9 will be a “very viable airplane”, as...


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  • American hopes to place remaining E175s at Envoy

    News | 30 Jul 2014 00:34 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines is still holding out hope that it can reach a deal with the pilots at its regional subsidiary Envoy to fly at least 40 Embraer 175 aircraft that it has on order.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-hopes-to-place-remaining-E175s-at-Envoy-402157/
  • American to slow growth to Asia as new routes mature

    News | 30 Jul 2014 00:11 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines will slow its growth to Asia during the next two years, as it focuses on the profitability of its existing new routes to the region.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-to-slow-growth-to-Asia-as-new-routes-mature-402156/
  • Delta CEO advocates for more rail service in short markets

    News | 29 Jul 2014 21:03 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines chief executive Richard Anderson sees a need for more rail connections in “short-haul” markets in the USA, as rising fuel prices force mainline carriers to pull out of smaller markets.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-CEO-advocates-for-more-rail-service-in-short-markets-402153/
  • ANALYSIS: Overcapacity overshadows Atlantic alliance shifts

    News | 29 Jul 2014 16:16 | Edward Russell

    ​The ever-popular transatlantic market is booming again this year, with industry capacity up more than 8% for the summer IATA season.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Overcapacity-overshadows-Atlantic-alliance-shifts-402009/
  • Delta to launch seasonal Salt Lake City-Amsterdam service

    News | 28 Jul 2014 15:56 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines will launch seasonal service between Salt Lake City International and Amsterdam Schiphol airports in May 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-to-launch-seasonal-Salt-Lake-City-Amsterdam-service-402084/
  • Delta launches free inflight entertainment across fleet

    News | 28 Jul 2014 15:19 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines will offer free inflight entertainment on all of its two-class aircraft from 1 August, as US airlines increasingly compete for business travellers with improved product offerings.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Delta-launches-free-inflight-entertainment-across-fleet-402081/