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Delta boosts Aeromexico share to 49%

Delta boosts Aeromexico share to 49%

Delta Air Lines announced last week plans to buy 32% of Aeromexico, bringing its total stake in the Mexican airline to 49%. “This new investment demonstrates Delta’s confidence in Mexico’s future and deepens our relationship with Aeroméxico,” Delta President Ed

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Delta acquires Heathrow slots

Delta acquires Heathrow slots

Croatia Airlines chief executive, Kresimir Kucko told local media that the airline had sold five morning slots at London Heathrow airport on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays to Delta Air Lines. Kucko said that the slots had been sold

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Delta adds seven new routes from Seattle

Delta adds seven new routes from Seattle

Delta is adding seven nonstop destinations from Seattle, including: Austin, Texas; Eugene, Oregon; Lihue, Hawaii; Milwaukee, Wisc.; Nashville, Tenn.; Raleigh, N.C.; and Redmond, Oregon. Flights will be for sale beginning Saturday, Jan. 14. With these additions, Delta will offer 160

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Delta Air Lines announces December quarter and full year 2016 profit

Delta Air Lines announces December quarter and full year 2016 profit

Delta Air Lines adjusted pre-tax income for the December 2016 quarter was $923 million, a $524 million decrease from the December 2015 quarter, primarily driven by the new pilot agreement.  For the full year, adjusted pre-tax income increased 4 percent

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Delta returns to Cuba after 55-year hiatus

Delta returns to Cuba after 55-year hiatus

Delta has begun regularly scheduled passenger service with nonstop daily flights from the U.S. to Cuba. Flights will depart from Miami, New York-JFK and Atlanta to Havana as the airline makes its return to the Cuban capital for the first

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Airlines bid to dismiss price-fixing lawsuit rejected

Airlines bid to dismiss price-fixing lawsuit rejected

Four US airlines – American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest and United Continental – have lost a bid to dismiss nationwide antitrust litigation by passengers who have claimed they conspired to raise fares by keeping seating capacity artificially low. The

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Anderson retiring from Delta board of directors; Francis S. Blake named non-executive chairman

Anderson retiring from Delta board of directors; Francis S. Blake named non-executive chairman

The Board of Directors of Delta has announced that Richard H. Anderson has elected to retire as executive chairman effective this date. Francis S. “Frank” Blake, who has been lead director since May 2016, will succeed Anderson as Delta’s non-executive

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Delta reports Q3 results

Delta reports Q3 results

Delta Air Lines has posted adjusted pre-tax income for the September 2016 quarter of $1.9 billion, a $278 million decrease from the September 2015 quarter. The technology outage and subsequent operational recovery Delta experienced over four days in early August

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Delta CEO hits out at GCC carriers; reports September traffic

Delta CEO hits out at GCC carriers; reports September traffic

Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian has once again claimed that government subsidies allegedly granted to Gulf carriers is what has made it uncompetitive for American airlines to fly to GCC countries. Bastian claimed that Qatar Airways, Etihad Airways and

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Delta announces new routes to connect New York-JFK, Boston to Europe

Delta announces new routes to connect New York-JFK, Boston to Europe

Delta is expanding service from New York and Boston to Europe in summer 2017 with new service between Boston and Dublin and between New York and Lisbon, as well as returning service between New York and Berlin. Starting May 25,

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