A Delta 757 departs from Austin. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Mateen Kontoravdis)

American and Delta Reinstate Interline Agreement After Hiatus

Starting on Jan. 24, American Airlines and Delta Air Lines plan to reinstate their electronic interline ticketing agreement, which ended almost two years ago. Once the agreement is active, the airlines will once again have the ability to re-accommodate customers that were impacted by any sort of irregular operations, including delays or cancellations, across the two carriers. In the airline industry, an interline agreement is the lowest level of cooperation between carriers. The agreements are voluntary and airlines can create…