Rolls-Royce and Delta Air Lines have entered into the first ever SelectCare services agreement for Trent engines, covering the Trent 800 powering the U.S. carrier’s fleet of Boeing 777 aircraft.
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Nordic Aviation Capital (NAC) has signed an agreement to purchase 19 Embraer E190s from Delta Air Lines.
US carrier Delta Air Lines has confirmed it plans to cut jobs at its Atlanta headquarters despite posting a record Q3 operating profit of $1.3bn.
Delta Air Lines has promoted Nathaniel Pieper to senior vice-president of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
Delta Air Lines’ executive vice-president and chief legal officer Ben Hirst has urged the US government to open talks with authorities in Qatar and the UAE over alleged subsidies.
Delta Air Lines has posted a net profit of $746m for Q1 2015, more than tripling the $213m it announced in the same period last year.
Delta Air Lines and Grupo Aeromexico have filed an antitrust application with the US Department of Transportation for a new $1.5bn joint venture (JV) on flights between the US and Mexico.
Andres Conesa CEO of Grupo Aeromexico said: “The potential to align our networks and scheduling means that we will be able to offer greater customer choice than we would have been able to offer individually.”
Delta and Aeromexico launched their first codeshare in 1994 and became founding airlines of SkyTeam in 2000.
The US Department of Transportation (DOT) has made a tentative decision to allow Delta Air Lines to retain its slots at Tokyo's Haneda International Airport.
Delta resumed its non-stop service between Seattle and Haneda after a temporary seasonal suspension. Should Delta’s Haneda-Seattle service fail, the DOT plans to hand the slots to American Airlines.
Delta Air Lines is to pay $1.1bn to its employees under a profit-sharing scheme – the largest payment in the company’s history.
US carrier Delta Air Lines has posted a net loss of $712m for Q4 2014, citing its decision to write down the value of its fuel-hedging contracts as a result of falling oil prices.