What is Delta Airlines? - Explained


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1. What is Delta Airlines?

Delta Airlines is a major airline in United States of America which is based on the hubs in Atlanta, Detroit, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, New York JFK, New York LaGuardia, Salt Lake City and Seattle airports.

Delta Airlines flies to 325 destinations by a fleet of 898 which are manufactured by Boeing and Airbus. Delta Airlines flies to destinations which are domestic and international. Delta Airlines is a member of the Sky Team Alliance program.

2. History

Delta Airlines was founded in 30th May 1924 and started operations in 17th June 1929. The initial name of the airline was Huff Daland Dusters Macon. Delta Airlines is traded publicly on the New York Stock Exchange and currently headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.