Top News on Delta Air Lines

  • Airbus anticipates A330neo decision by mid-2014

    ​Airbus is likely to make a decision on whether to move forward with a re-engined A330 by the middle of 2014, says Airbus Americas president Barry Eccleston.

  • Other News for Delta Air Lines

  • Southwest to remove 717s by beginning of 2015

    ​Southwest Airlines plans to remove the last of its Boeing 717-200s by the first quarter of 2015, says chairman and...

  • JetBlue and Delta file plans to expand PED usage

    ​JetBlue and Delta Air Lines are both vying to become the first US carrier allow passengers to use portable electronic...

  • Boeing stands by dedicated freighter market

    ​Boeing anticipates continued demand for new dedicated freighter aircraft, despite recent weakness in the cargo market.

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  • ANALYSIS: Portland leads Alaska Air capacity growth

    News | 17 Apr 2014 18:19 | Edward Russell

    ​Alaska Airlines grew the most at Portland International airport during the past year.
  • ANALYSIS: Middle East hubs drive airport growth in 2013

    News | 17 Apr 2014 05:15

    Preliminary traffic figures from ACI World show airports handled 4% more passengers in 2013 than the previous year, tough the top 150 airports grew at a slightly faster rate.
  • United seeks to push Haneda launch to October

    News | 16 Apr 2014 14:25 | Edward Russell

    ​United Airlines wants to delay the launch of its new flight to Tokyo Haneda to October 2014, in order to secure a suitable slot at the airport.
  • ANALYSIS: Leading airline markets by capacity in April

    News | 15 Apr 2014 08:37

    Bolstered by the first month of TAM and US Airways services in Oneworld colours – following their switch from Star Alliance – the gap in capacity offered among the three alliances narrowed in April.
  • Mexico needs more MROs: VivaAerobus CEO

    News | 14 Apr 2014 20:59 | Kristin Majcher

    ​VivaAerobus would like to see more heavy maintenance firms based in its home country of Mexico, says the carrier’s chief executive Juan Carlos Zuazua during a panel at the MRO Americas conference on 10 April.
  • Southwest outlines retirement plan for older 737s

    News | 09 Apr 2014 19:16 | Kristin Majcher

    Southwest Airlines plans to retire its Boeing 737-300 fleet by the end of the decade, says Jim Sokol, the carrier’s vice-president maintenance operations on the sidelines of the MRO Americas conference in Phoenix.