Delta Air lines is a U.S. airline company with it’s headquarter in Atlanta, Georgia, the United States. The airline was founded in 1924, but commenced its operation from June 17th, 1929. The airline company operates with the slogan ‘Keep Climbing’. It is one of the sixth-oldest airlines operating in the United States.
Delta Air lines operates extensively in both domestic and international network providing service to all continents except for Antarctica. The hub of this airline is at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, which witnesses numerous landings and take-offs thereby making it world’s busiest airport.
Delta Air Lines flights flying across several local and international destinations. Some of the places include:
- Middle East
- Asia/South Pacific
- Mexico and Central America
- South America
- Caribbean, Bahamas and Bermuda
- United States and Canada
The airline has been bestowed with several awards for the worthy work it does. Some of the awards bagged by this airline includes “Best Frequent Flyer program”, “Best Airline Web Site”, “Best Airline Alliance of 2006” and many others. Delta Air Line operates with a fleet of Boeing 757, Airbus A330, Boeing 767, and Boeing 737-200 etc.
Delta Air Lines Fare Structure and Delta Air Lines Flight Amenities
The fare structure, seating preference and facilities of the airline depends on the class passengers choose to fly in. The number of seats differs depending upon the aircraft series and configuration. The airline offers the selection of three different seating classes that includes Domestic first class, business elite, economy comfort class, and economy class.
Passengers with Delta Air Lines flight reservations for business elite class, receives free meals, alcohol, refreshment, folding work table, on demand In-Flight-Entertainment, universal power-ports, and a portable reading light.
Domestic first class passengers full meal, personal attention, snacks, and other luxurious amenities for a comfortable traveling experience.
Passengers traveling in Economy comfort class and economy class are eligible for all the standard facilities and comfy seating arrangement.
Delta Air Lines Baggage Policy
Passengers with Delta Air Line tickets can carry one carry-on item on the aircraft, in addition to that one personal item. All carry-on item must not exceed the size of 22” X14”X 19”, which means all the carry-on items must fit under the seat or in the provided storage compartment. The carry-on policy may change depending on the storage capacity of the plane and number of passengers.
A Medallion traveler with Delta Air line reservations traveling on U.S. domestic flights in the Economy cabin are permitted to check two bags up to 70 lbs. each free of charge. (International flights allow 2 bags up to 50 lbs.)
Delta Air Line Reward Program
This airline has several reward programs that includes Sky Miles, Sky Club, and Sky Bonus.
Sky Miles: is the frequent flyer program of Delta Airlines.
Sky Club: Delta Air Line’s airport lounges are called Sky Clubs that offers several membership options. Membership options include one-day, 30 days, annual, and three-year memberships. The benefits of these memberships, usually includes free snacks, drinks, Wi-Fi, and reading material.
Sky Bonus: Businesses can earn points which include free travel and upgrades, as well as Sky Club memberships and SkyMiles Silver Medallion status. Points are earned on paid travel depending upon variety of fare amount, booking code, and place origin or destination. On the other hand, enrolled businesses are able to earn points toward free travel; the traveling passenger is still eligible to earn SkyMiles during their travel.