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.


  • Other News for Delta Air Lines

  • 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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  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 15-22 September 2014

    News | 22 Sep 2014 20:11 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Allegiant to operate Easyjet’s A319shttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Used-jet-aircraft-transactions-15-22-September-2014-404022/
  • Start-up Elite sees more point-to-point opportunities

    News | 22 Sep 2014 18:15 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    One week after launching its first scheduled flights, start-up carrier Elite Airways announces it is planning additional destinations as part of an effort to capitalise on service cuts that have followed the recent airline industry consolidation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Start-up-Elite-sees-more-point-to-point-opportunities-404010/
  • ROUTES: Detroit targets Middle East for expansion

    News | 22 Sep 2014 14:01 | Edward Russell

    ​Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport wants to land its first nonstop flight from the Middle East, seeing it as a natural destination for the region’s carriers in the USA.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ROUTES-Detroit-targets-Middle-East-for-expansion-403990/
  • ROUTES: United sees unit revenue trends running into Q3

    News | 21 Sep 2014 19:37 | Edward Russell

    ​Some of the beneficial trends that boosted revenue performance at United Airlines in the second quarter are continuing in the third quarter, says chief revenue officer Jim Compton.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ROUTES-United-sees-unit-revenue-trends-running-into-Q3-403945/
  • ANALYSIS: United focuses on network efficiency in 2015

    News | 21 Sep 2014 08:00 | Edward Russell

    ​Efficiency is a buzzword in the network planning department on the ninth floor of United Airlines’ Willis Tower headquarters in Chicago.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-United-focuses-on-network-efficiency-in-2015-403932/
  • OPINION: DVB's take on the Ex-Im reauthorisation debate

    News | 19 Sep 2014 15:10 | Bertrand Grabowski

    Bertrand Grabowski is a member of the board of DVB Bankhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OPINION-DVBs-take-on-the-Ex-Im-reauthorisation-debate-403900/