Delta will shutdown Comair operations September 29.
Several airlines have announced expansions in operations at the Shreveport Regional Airport in recent weeks.
After weeks of rumors, Southwest Airlines has confirmed that it intends to sublease its Boeing 717 aircraft to Delta Air Lines.
Menke was given a 60% pay raise from $425,000 to $675,000 along with executive vice president John Spanjers receiving a 45% raise from $275,000 to $400,000 last month
Delta announced on Monday that it will end its two daily flights to Detroit from Huntington, W. Va. effective June 1.
A Delta Air Lines Boeing 737-700 aircraft rolled off a taxiway, and partially down an embankment at Atlanta’s Hartsfield Jackson International Airport Tuesday morning.
By Michael Garko, In Airline News The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday that Delta Air Lines is considering a bid for US Airways. It is apparently only one of the options that the Atlanta-based carrier is considering as U.S. carriers continue to look at consolidation options. Bloomberg News reported on Saturday that Delta has …
By Michael Garko, In Airline News Thanks to higher fares and capacity cuts, Delta Air Lines was able to record a $549 million profit for the third quarter.
By Michael Garko, In Airline News Today, Delta Air Lines and Boeing confirmed that the world’s second largest airline will order 100 of Boeing’s 737-900 extended range aircraft. The order is a huge win for aircraft manufacturer Boeing, who lost its exclusivity with American Airlines to rival Airbus recently.
By Michael Garko, In Airline News Bloomberg is reporting that Delta executives will be voting this week to go ahead with a 100 aircraft order with Boeing for its popular 737 series aircraft.
By Michael Garko, In Airline News Even though the American economy shows signs of weakening once again, Delta plans to continue ahead with placing a 200 aircraft order by the end of the year. The update comes as the world’s number two airline is looking to replace its aging narrow-body fleet.
By Michael Garko, In Airline News Three passengers suffered minor injuries after a Delta flight had to return to Atlanta to for an emergency landing. On the other side of the globe, an American Airlines plane made an emergency landing in New Delhi as well.
By Michael Garko, In Airline News Delta will resume its route from Shanghai, China to its largest hub in Atlanta, Georgia Sunday. The twice weekly flight will be operated on 269-seat Boeing 777 aircraft.
By Michael Garko, In Airline News Just four days after a Delta MD-88 blew a tire upon landing at Atlanta Hartsfield Jackson International Airport, NYC Aviation (click for video) has posted a video of a Delta Air Lines Boeing 767 blowing a tire on its takeoff roll on Wednesday.
By Michael Garko, In Airline News It is going to cost you a little more to check in that second bag on your next flight to Europe.
By Michael Garko, In Airline News Passengers were evacuated off a Delta Air Lines MD-88 after its brakes caught fire after a hard landing on Saturday. Passengers utilized the aircraft’s chutes and stairs towards the tail of the aircraft as a precautionary measure.
Delta Air Lines and US Airways have announced they have filed another attempt for slot swaps at New York-LaGuardia and Washington-Reagan airports. The two airlines attempted to do a similar exchange in 2009, but the Department of Transportation changed the terms before approving of the agreement, and was never completed by the carriers.
By Michael Garko, In Airline News Delta has announced it will begin three times daily service between Raleigh-Durham International and Baltimore-Washington International Airport. The route will be served by Skywest on Bombardier CRJ200 aircraft. Service begins September 7th.
By Michael Garko, In Airline News NBC 11 in Atlanta is reporting that two Delta planes bumped at Atlanta’s Hartsfield Jackson International Airport. According to 11 Alive, a Boeing 757 arriving from Tegucigalpa, Honduras was pulling into its gate when it clipped the tail of a Boeing 737.
By Michael Garko Delta Air Lines announced this morning that the airline lost $318 million, or 38 cents per share.
The Eastern Iowa Airport will again offer non-stop service to Atlanta with the announcement from Delta Air Lines that a daily flight will start in mid-August.