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Delta Air Lines

IATA Code
ICAO Code
IATA Prefix
Callsign
DL
DAL
006
Delta

Delta Air Lines boeing 737-832

Delta Air Lines
1030 Delta Boulevard
Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport
Atlanta
GA 30354
USA

Tel.: +1 404 715 2600
Fax: +1 404 715 5494
Email:
Website: www.delta.com

Type: Scheduled, international, regional, domestic, pax, cargo
Owner: Publicly held (100%)
Subsidiaries: Delta Connection (100%); Pinnacle (100%); Aeromexico (3.5%); GOL (3%)
Base: Atlanta (ATL)
Hubs: New York (JFK); Memphis (MEM), Cincinnati CVG), Amsterdam (AMS), Minneapolis (MSP), Tokyo (NRT), Salt Lake City (SLC); Cincinnati (CVG)
Start of ops: June 1929
Alliances:

SkyTeam; Air Nigeria, Alaska Airlines, American Eagle, Avianca, Chautauqua, Compass, GOL, Hawaiian, Horizon, Jet Airways, Kingfisher, KLM cityhopper, Malaysia Airlines, Olympic, Pinnacle, Royal Air Maroc, S7 Airlines, Shuttle America, SkyWest, Virgin Australia, WestJet

Delta Air Lines operates this equipment:
  • 16 x Boeing 747-400
  • (18) x Boeing 787-8 (planned)
  • 11 x Airbus A330-200
  • 21 x Airbus A330-300
  • 18 x Boeing 777-200
  • 73 x Boeing 767-300 (+9 parked)
  • 21 x Boeing 767-400
  • 145 x Boeing 757-200 (+27 parked)
  • 15 x Boeing 757-300
  • 10 x Boeing 737-700
  • 73 x Boeing 737-800
  • (100) x Boeing 737-900 (planned)
  • 57 x Airbus A319-100 (+5 planned)
  • 69 x Airbus A320-200 (+2 planned)
  • 17 x McDonnell Douglas DC-9-50 (+17 parked)
  • 117 x McDonnell Douglas MD-88
  • 61 x McDonnell Douglas MD-90
Executives
CEO:
CFO:
EVP & COO:
EVP ops:
EVP Sales & Marketing:
Richard Anderson
Paul Jacobson
Gil West
Steve Gorman
Tim Mapes

Name Alias
IATA
Code
ICAO
Code
Country Base Dates
Delta Air Lines  
DL
DAL
USA.Georgia Atlanta 1954-
Took-over Northeast in 1972, Western in 1987, most of Pan Am Atlantic ops in 1991. 5.1% & 4.7% stake taken respectively by Swissair & Singapore AL in 1989. Formed SkyTeam alliance partnership with Air France, launched 22/6/00. Received $600m cash injection from American Express in 10/04 without capital equity. Entered Chapter 11 on 14/9/05. Purchased JFK-London route authority from United on 28/7/06. Merger proposal received 15/11/06 from US Airways for $8.4b (increased to $10.2b in early 1/07, withdrawn 31/1/07). Exited Chapter 11 on 30/4/07. Announced merger plan with Northwest on 14/4/08, with combined carrier to be named Delta; approved 29/10/08 by US Dept of Justice; achieved single AOC on 31/12/09.
Delta-C & S Air Lines       USA   1953-1954
Renamed when took-over Chicago & Southern AL in 1953
Delta Air Lines       USA   1929-1953
Originally formed 1924 as a crop-dusting company. Ceased ops between 1930 and 1934

Date
Aircraft
Registration
Location
Country
Fatal
Damage
19-Oct-96 MD-88 N914DL New York-La Guardia , NY (LGA) USA
0
substantial
06-Jul-96 MD-88 N927DA Pensacola Regional , FL (PNS) USA
2
substantial
23-Aug-95 Lockheed L-1011 TriStar 1 N781DL Pacific Ocean, 720km W Los Angeles USA
0
w/o
14-Oct-89 Boeing 727-232 N530DA Salt Lake City International , UT (SLC) USA
0
w/o
31-Aug-88 Boeing 727-232 N473DA Dallas/Fort Worth International , TX (DFW) USA
14
w/o
17-Jan-88 Boeing 737-2T2 N4571M Vancouver International , BC (YVR) Canada
0
substantial
02-Aug-85 Lockheed L-1011 TriStar 1 N726DA Dallas/Fort Worth International , TX (DFW) USA
134+ 1
w/o
27-Nov-73 DC-9-32 N3323L Chattanooga Municipal , TN (CHA) USA
0
w/o
31-Jul-73 DC-9-31 N975NE Boston-Logan International , MA (BOS) USA
89
w/o
20-Dec-72 Convair CV-880-22-2 N8807E Chicago-O'Hare International , IL (ORD) USA
0
w/o
30-May-72 Douglas DC-9-14 N3305L Fort Worth-Greater Southwest , TX (GSW) USA
4
w/o
08-Sep-70 DC-9-32 N3329L Louisville-Standiford Field, KY (SDF) USA
0
substantial
20-Mar-68 Convair CV-340-38 N4820C Evansville, IN USA
0
w/o
30-Mar-67 Douglas DC-8-51 N802E New Orleans, LA USA
6+ 13
w/o
24-Nov-64 Curtiss C-46R N9885F Baton Rouge, LA USA
0
w/o
16-Dec-61 Douglas DC-7 N4871C Chicago-O'Hare International , IL (ORD) USA
0
w/o
23-May-60 Convair CV-880-22-1 N8804E Atlanta , GA (ATL) USA
4
w/o
15-Jun-54 Douglas C-47A-25-DK N51359 Atlanta, GA USA
0
w/o
17-May-53 Douglas DC-3DST-318 N28345 near Marshall, TX USA
19
w/o
10-Mar-48 Douglas DC-4 NC37478 Chicago, IL USA
12
w/o
22-Apr-47 Douglas DC-3C (C-47-DL) NC49657 Columbus, GA USA
8
w/o
10-Nov-46 Douglas C-49J-DO (DC-3-454) NC20750 Meridian-Key Field, MS (MEI) USA
0
w/o