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Delta Air Lines awarded top prizes for sustainability efforts

In this year’s Sky Team Alliance Sustainable Flight Challenge, Delta took home two top prizes as they are celebrated for their sustainability efforts. Delta won awards for the Lowest CO2 Ground Emissions Home Base for electric ground support and Best Innovation Wildcard for several high-qualit...

Delta Workers to Call for Free and Fair Union Elections at Delta Air Lines Shareholder Meeting

Delta Air Lines workers and labor unions will hold a media event outside the carrier's shareholder meeting in New York City on Thursday, June 15 at 7 a.m. ET. Delta workers and the unions they are seeking to join are supporting the shareholder adoption of a non-interference policy at the c...

Menzies Aviation lands new contracts in Mexico

Menzies Aviation, the global aviation logistics specialist, today announces several new ground services contracts in Mexico, where it now operates at 31 airports. The contracts are with American Airlines, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Delta Air Lines, Flair Airlines, Frontier Airlines and TAG Airlines, a...

Airbus and Delta form alliance to develop predictive maintenance solutions

Airbus and Delta Air Lines are forming a digital alliance to develop new predictive maintenance and health-monitoring solutions for airline customers worldwide from 2020. To be accessed via a unified portal through the Skywise platform, the cross-fleet solutions will harness each member’s experti...

Baggage handlers in Florida, New York and Virginia strike against abusive conditions

Baggage handlers and other staff at American and Delta airlines contractor Eulen America have gone on strike in protest at what they say are abusive and hazardous working conditions. The airport workers are walking out of work today at Miami, Fort Lauderdale, JFK and Reagan airports in retaliati...

Delta doubles down on plastic removal on board flights

Delta Air Lines has reinforced its sustainability commitments and emphasised its eco-friendly practices by announcing the removal of plastic stirrers and plastic straws from its flights and lounges. The airline noted it is "continuing the removal of a variety of single-use plastic items, includin...

Delta to launch first US biometric terminal at Hartsfield-Jackson

Delta Air Lines, in partnership with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), is launching the first biometric terminal in the United States at Maynard H. Jackson International Terminal (Ter...

Delta issues grants to train future maintenance professionals

The Delta Air Lines Foundation is continuing to prepare and support the future of aviation professionals with grants totaling $350,000 to nine Aviation Maintenance training programs across the U.S. The grants will allow the programs to enhance their curriculum development, projects and material s...

Delta Air Lines reveals plans for $1.86bn Delta Sky Way at LAX

Delta Air Lines and Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) have formally kicked off the Delta Sky Way at LAX project - Delta's $1.86 billion plan to modernise, upgrade and connect Terminals 2, 3, and the Tom Bradley International Terminal (Terminal B). Construction is expected to begin this autmn and ...

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