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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  • Rocket attacks halt flights into Ben Gurion airport

    Several foreign airlines have suspended flights to Israel following rocket attacks launched from Gaza.

  • Delta sees 787-9 a potentially ‘very viable’ aircraft

    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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    ​Demand for JetBlue Airways new Mint premium product is “where we want to be” less than a week ahead of its launch,...

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  • American operating profit rises to $1.4bn in strong Q2

    News | 24 Jul 2014 14:03 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines saw its operating profit rise to $1.4 billion in the second quarter, joining Delta Air Lines in reporting strong performance during the period.
  • Manila airport's Terminal 3 readies for full airline operations

    News | 24 Jul 2014 05:03 | Firdaus Hashim

    Manila’s Ninoy Aquino International airport will have Terminal 3 ready for full airline operations in the coming days.
  • Delta’s Trainer refinery jumps to profit in Q2

    News | 23 Jul 2014 19:46 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines’ Trainer refinery generated a $13 million profit in the second quarter, as the facility continues to increase its use of domestic crude oil.
  • Delta seeks low prices for widebody aircraft order

    News | 23 Jul 2014 18:59 | Edward Russell

    Delta Air Lines will favour low prices as it evaluates widebody types from both Airbus and Boeing for an order of up to 50 aircraft.
  • ANALYSIS: Delta sets high bar for Q2 earnings

    News | 23 Jul 2014 17:32 | Edward Russell

    Delta Air Lines has set a high bar for second quarter earnings with an impressive $1.58 billion operating profit, with the majority of large US carriers preparing to release their results this week.
  • FAA extends Tel Aviv flight ban for US carriers

    News | 23 Jul 2014 17:29 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has extended for up to another 24h a ban on flights by US carriers to and from Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International airport.