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.


  • News Listings for Delta Air Lines

  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Portland-leads-Alaska-Air-capacity-growth-398368/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Middle-East-hubs-drive-airport-growth-in-2013-398172/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/United-seeks-to-push-Haneda-launch-to-October-398311/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Leading-airline-markets-by-capacity-in-April-398222/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Mexico-needs-more-MROs-VivaAerobus-CEO-398224/
  • 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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Southwest-outlines-retirement-plan-for-older-737s-398082/