Audio: Authorities Investigating Near-Miss at JFK

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is investigating a close call at New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport after a near-miss between two aircraft Friday evening. A Near-Disastrous Incident At around 8:45 p.m., Delta Air Lines Flight 1943 was taking off from Runway 4L when an American Airlines jet…

Delta Joins Short List of Airlines Offering Free Wi-Fi

Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines made headlines at CES 2023 last week when it announced free WiFi for all passengers, as well as innovative new in-flight digital experiences. Delta announced that it would be rolling out free WiFi on board most domestic mainline flights beginning Feb. 1, 2023, with a goal…

Delta Increases Flights in Australia and South Korea

Last week, Delta strengthened its presence in the trans-Pacific market by increasing its operations from the U.S. West Coast to Australia and South Korea. As passenger demand increases, the airline is rebuilding its network in the Asia-Pacific region. South Korea On December 13, Delta began its new service between Seattle…

Delta Re-Adjusts EAS Tag Flights, Again

Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines has once again updated its ever-changing flight schedule for some of the small communities it operates to in the Midwestern U.S. While most of the communities do lose their tag flights and go back to their original nonstop flights, some still do retain them but change…

Delta Shifts Northeast Regional Schedule to Favor LaGuardia

Airlines around the world change their schedules constantly, and that's not anything new. But over the last couple of months, Delta has had a considerable amount of shift in its schedule, most of which includes moving away from its Detroit hub on small regional jets. Detroit to Cedar Rapids, Iowa;…

This Week in Sustainable Flying: Delta and American Make Moves

It has been a busy week in the world of sustainable aviation. Delta Air Lines made its first investment in the air taxi sector, while American Airlines added hydrogen to its portfolio. Delta, Joby Aviation Partner Delta announced an equity investment in Joby of $60 million, with a total investment…

ITA Airways Heading Towards Privatization

In recent days, consultants from the Italian government's ministry have been sorting out draft contracts for the final sale of Italy's national airline, ITA Airways. As already known, it had been announced on Aug. 31 that it had been chosen by the Italian government to go ahead with an exclusive…

Delta Adjusts Michigan Tag Flights

Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines has made it through the pandemic without starting a single tag route. Other airlines such as United, American, Alaska, and others combined destinations into a single flight to save costs during the pandemic due to severely light passenger loads. SkyWest under the United Express banner combined…

Italian Government Chooses Certares, Delta, Air France-KLM to Take Over…

The future of ITA Airways, the airline created by the Italian state to succeed Alitalia, will finally be in the hands of the consortium formed by private capital firm Certares, Delta Air Lines and Air France-KLM, after it was announced on Aug. 31 that it was chosen by the government…