Top News on Delta Air Lines

  • Virgin Atlantic cuts several routes to focus on transatlantic


    Virgin Atlantic will withdraw routes to Cape Town, Mumbai, Tokyo and Vancouver as part of a strengthened emphasis on transatlantic flights – but hints that it could resume the axed services if a new runway is built at London Heathrow airport.


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  • Delta retiring four 747s as Pacific restructuring continues


    ​Delta Air Lines will retire four Boeing 747-400s by the end of 2014, as it continues to restructure its Pacific...


  • 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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  • Domestic strength continues to drive US airlines: Analysts

    News | 15 Sep 2014 18:55 | Edward Russell

    ​US airlines will continue to post strong financial performance through the end of the year, driven by strength in the domestic market.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Domestic-strength-continues-to-drive-US-airlines-Analysts-403708/
  • Air France-KLM to expand long-haul joint ventures

    News | 15 Sep 2014 11:03 | Oliver Clark

    Air France-KLM is seeking to expand joint ventures with Abu Dhabi-based Etihad Airways and Asian partners in order to grow its long-haul business in markets "impossible to address with our own strength", says group chief executive Alexandre de Juniac.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-France-KLM-to-expand-long-haul-joint-ventures-403688/
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 8-15 September 2014

    News | 15 Sep 2014 09:13 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Magellan acquires four CRJ700s from Lufthansahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-8-15-September-2014-403683/
  • SkyWest seeks Houston-Monterrey authority with United

    News | 12 Sep 2014 15:20 | Edward Russell

    ​Utah-based regional carrier SkyWest Airlines is seeking authority to operate flights between Houston Intercontinental and Monterrey International airports from March 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SkyWest-seeks-Houston-Monterrey-authority-with-United-403656/
  • American receives EDC financing for CRJ900s

    News | 11 Sep 2014 15:29 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines has received up to C$1 billion ($908.8 million) in financing from Export Development Canada (EDC) for its order of up to 70 Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-receives-EDC-financing-for-CRJ900s-403603/
  • ANALYSIS: Virgin's Little Red dilemma

    News | 10 Sep 2014 16:02 | Oliver Clark

    ​Press speculation suggests that the future of Virgin Atlantic’s Little Red could be in jeopardy due to poor performance - but if Virgin is looking to scrap its domestic operation it could prove difficult to find an alternative.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Virgins-Little-Red-dilemma-403560/