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2010-07-28 08:00:00

ATLANTA, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) this fall is continuing to focus on enhancing flight schedules in key business markets, with added service planned between 21 cities and Washington, D.C. or New York. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090202/DELTALOGO ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090202/DELTALOGO ) The schedule enhancements do not affect Delta's previously announced capacity guidance for 2010 and 2011. Fall schedule...

2010-07-15 08:00:00

ATLANTA, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) has put hundreds of domestic and international destinations on sale for travel this fall, with savings on 21-day advance purchase tickets to many popular destinations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090202/DELTALOGO ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090202/DELTALOGO ) Tickets must be purchased no later than July 29, 2010, with all travel completed by Nov. 17, 2010. Domestic fares on sale,...

2010-07-08 09:10:00

LEXINGTON, Ky., July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Grass Airport announced today that Delta Air Lines will offer new non-stop service between Lexington, Kentucky and Minneapolis/St. Paul. Two daily flights will be offered beginning September 7, 2010. "Today's announcement of Delta's new Minneapolis service is a welcome addition to our already strong Delta flight schedule," said Brian Ellestad, deputy director of air service and community relations at Blue Grass Airport. "Our customers will...

2010-06-10 11:00:00

ATLANTA, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today announced a major enhancement of its domestic schedule, with plans to make First Class service available on all domestic flights longer than 750 miles, or about two and one-half hours of flight time, beginning this fall. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090202/DELTALOGO ) The enhancement means Delta customers can enjoy the benefits of First Class service on more domestic flights, and SkyMiles members...

2010-05-11 08:00:00

NEW YORK, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today announced it is adding more flights between New York City and key global business markets this year, with nearly 30 cities slated for new or expanded service by fall. Expanded routes include: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090202/DELTALOGO ) International - New York-JFK to London-Heathrow; Brussels; Shannon; Manchester; Amsterdam; Cairo; Istanbul; Milan; Moscow; Nice; and Athens, in addition...

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