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Delta Planes Clip Wings At Minnesota Airport

Officials say two Delta Air Lines planes clipped wings while they were preparing to take off from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. An airport spokesman says nobody was hurt in Wednesday night’s incident.

10/23/2014

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Delta Flight To Minnesota Returns To Arizona

PHOENIX (AP) – Authorities say a possible hydraulic issue forced a Delta Air Lines flight from Arizona to Minnesota to return to the Phoenix’s airport. Delta spokeswoman Lindsay McDuff says Flight 1492 was headed to […]

08/18/2014

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Delta Looking To Make Flights Go By Faster With Free Entertainment

It seems we can’t get away from airline fees these days, but one airline is changing the game and will begin offering something for free.

07/29/2014

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FAA Tells U.S. Airlines Not To Fly To Tel Aviv

The Federal Aviation Administration is telling U.S. airlines they are prohibited from flying to the Tel Aviv airport in Israel after a Hamas rocket exploded nearby. The FAA said in a statement that the ban on flights is for 24 hours beginning at 12:15 p.m. EST on Tuesday.

07/22/2014

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Woman Indicted For Interfering With Flight Crew

A Fresno, California, woman has been arraigned on federal charges that her unruly behavior prompted a Delta Air Lines flight to divert to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport in February.

05/28/2014

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High Court Limits Suits Over Frequent Flier Miles

The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a Minnesota rabbi who complained about an airline’s frequent flier program is out of luck. The justices unanimously sided with Northwest Airlines and dismissed a lawsuit from Rabbi S. Binyomin Ginsberg.

04/02/2014

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DeRusha Eats: Shoyu At MSP Airport

No one’s ever thought of eating at the airport as being anything other than fast and expensive. That is changing at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport, especially in Concourse G, where Delta Air Lines hired a company to completely re-do all of the restaurants.

03/01/2014

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Delta Flight Stops In Minneapolis To Remove Unruly Passenger

Authorities said a Delta flight traveling from Baltimore to Salt Lake City had to be diverted to Minneapolis Friday night to remove an unruly passenger. The incident happened at about 8:30 p.m. on Delta flight 1189. Authorities said a woman was taken into custody for being out of control on the plane and bothering other passengers.

02/08/2014

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Delta 4Q Profit Rises After Traffic, Fare Gains

Delta is reporting better-than-expected fourth-quarter profit as fares and traffic rose. Delta’s yield — a key measure of what each passenger pays to fly one mile — rose 4 percent.

01/21/2014

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Delta: No Voice Calls On Our Planes

Delta Air Lines won’t allow passengers to make voice calls from its planes. Right now, federal rules prohibit voice calls on planes. But the government is indicating that it might loosen those rules. If that happens, it could be up to airlines to set their own policies.

12/18/2013

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Delta CEO: Fliers Will Pay For Higher Security Fee

The CEO of Delta Air Lines says a bigger security fee being considered in Congress will be paid by travelers, not by the airlines themselves. CEO Richard Anderson calls the fee a tax, and says it means fares are going up. He says the increase will not be absorbed by Delta.

12/11/2013

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Delta Air Seeks $5.9M Loan To Renovate Call Center

Delta Air Lines wants a $5.9 million forgivable government loan to refurbish a call center in northern Minnesota that was mostly built with government money in the first place. Delta’s loan application says the call center in Chisholm employs 418 people. It says the renovation would add 107 more.

11/05/2013

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Delta Air Lines Posts Profit Of $1.37 Billion

Delta Air Lines made more than a billion dollars in the third quarter as more passengers paid a little bit extra to fly. Even its new oil refinery turned a small profit. The profit of $1.37 billion worked out to $1.59 per share. Not counting gains from fuel hedges, the company would have earned $1.2 billion, or $1.41 per share.

10/22/2013

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Man Accused Of Exposing Himself On Plane

A man faces federal charges of lewd and obscene behavior on an aircraft after being accused of exposing himself to a woman next to him on a flight to Salt Lake City.

08/16/2013

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Delta To Drop Memphis As Hub Airport

Delta Air Lines Inc. is dropping Memphis, Tenn., as a hub airport starting this fall. The airline says the Memphis hub is not making money. It’s cutting daily flights there to 60 per day from the current 96. It’s also cutting 230 jobs.

06/04/2013

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