Delta airlines at your disposal

Delta is the world's third-largest airline. It currently serves more than 200 cities in the United States and 50 cities round the world.

Delta is the world's third-largest airline. It currently serves more than 200 cities in the United States and 50 cities round the world.

 

General information

Major cities operated by Delta Airlines: Atlanta, Salt Lake City, New York (JFK), Dallas/Fort Worth, Paris, Cincinnati.

Regions Served: Delta Airlines provides service within the United States and Canada, Europe, Latin America, Japan, and India.

Fleet Information: Delta Airlines operates a large fleet of Boeing 737, 757, 767, 777 and MD-11, MD-88 and MD-90 aircraft.

Delta Airlines is a founding member of the SkyTeam airline alliance, whose partners include Air France/KLM and Korean Air. Delta Airlines recently introduced a low-cost air carrier called Song Airlines.

With Delta Airlines you can book tickets for roundtrip, one-way, or multi-city flights. Delta airlines offers SkyMiles Award tickets which can obtained using the Delta online booking engine.

When searching for a suitable flight, customers are offered the option of directing their search by time and preferred cabin fare. Coach, first class and business class fares are at their disposal.

You can also purchase tickets on line. The check-in feature is available and at your advantage. This feature allows you to print your own boarding pass. With all security precautions taken due to terrorists' activities this feature can really help you save time.

Delta Airlines has an internet site where you can find all the information you need concerning the flights schedule (exact arrival and departure times) which can be very useful both if you have to pick someone up at the airport and if you are flying yourself. The site also offers you the service of booking and purchasing a ticket as well as the option of booking a hotel or renting a car.

Sure you will want to save some money on purchasing a ticket. Here is a tip for you then. You can often find the best price not on the airlines website (this applies to all airlines, not just Delta Airlines). So try the discount online booking travel companies as well. They can help you save you money - particularly for short notice trips.

Delta Airlines always takes its customers' requests into consideration. That is why the company is launching a network designed to improve the schedule of on-time arrivals and departures and provide a wider selection of flights.

The changes are to be implemented on January 31, 2005 at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The current "bank" schedule will be replaced with a "continuous flow" of flights in Atlanta. The benefit will be further extended to the rest of Delta Airlines' network. With the implementation of this innovation Atlanta citizens will experience:

-More on-time arrivals and departures.

-Better connecting times, with service every 60-90 minutes (between 8:30am and 9:30pm) to the majority of the 37 top cities served from Atlanta.

-More flight choices to more destinations.

-Less congestion in the Atlanta airport, resulting in smoother check-in and security processing times.

-Less delayed flights due to inclement weather.

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