Delta: No More Pets As Checked BaggageDogs may be man's best friend, but they are no longer allowed to be your travel companion on Delta. The airline just announced it will no longer accept pets as checked baggage.
Aiming For Happier Employees, Delta Air Lines To Open Up 'Sky Spas'Delta Airlines is opening spas at the airport, but they're not for passengers, they're for Delta workers.
Delta Air Lines Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Green BayA Delta Air Lines flight from Green Bay to Minneapolis had to make an emergency landing after an engine was damaged by an apparent bird strike shortly after takeoff. Airport director Tom Miller says the Airbus A319 with 78 people on board safely returned to Green Bay just before 8 a.m. Friday.
Delta Air Lines Offers 'Pet Tracking' DevicePet owners know that traveling can be stressful. You either have to find someone to take care of your furry family member, or take them with you. And if you're flying, that's a whole other level of stress. If your dog or cat is too big to fit under the seat in front of you, they have to go into the cargo space of a plane.
Delta Deems Speaker's Dog Not Famous Enough To Fly 1st ClassOn any given day, or any flight, chances are pretty good there's a dog on board. For $125 each way, Deb Pullen is happy to pay to bring her Maltese along as a carry-on. "He likes to travel," Pullen said. "No one's really said anything, but some people ignore him and others just go nuts over him you know, and want to talk about him."
Plane Skids Off LaGuardia Runway, Slams Into Fence Near BayA plane from Atlanta skidded off a runway at LaGuardia Airport while landing Thursday, crashing through a chain-link fence and coming to rest with its nose perilously close to the edge of an icy bay.
Delta: Pilot Locked Out Of Cockpit In Flight From MN To Las VegasA Delta Air Lines flight traveling from Minneapolis-St. Paul to Las Vegas landed safely at its destination after the pilot was unable to reenter the cockpit prior to landing, according to the airline.
Passengers Talk About Terrifying Delta FlightPassengers aboard a Delta flight from Los Angeles to Minneapolis braced for the worst Tuesday morning after the plane began having trouble after take-off. The pilot radioed the tower to report the problem. At the same time, passengers were being notified the plane was going to need to make an emergency landing. Passengers aboard Delta flight 2116 immediately knew something was wrong.
Ahead Of Storm, Delta Is Letting Passengers Reschedule For FreeBecause of the snow in the forecast, Delta Airlines is prepping in advance. Right now, the company is letting passengers with flights for Monday reschedule without a change fee. These are for flights through the Twin Cities and Rochester.
FAA Tells U.S. Airlines Not To Fly To Tel AvivThe 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.
Woman, 82, Dies On Delta Flight Headed To MinneapolisAuthorities said a plane headed from San Antonio to Minneapolis on Sunday had to be diverted after a passenger aboard died suddenly. According to Rochester Police, Delta Flight 3812 was on its way to Minneapolis when it was diverted to Rochester just after 10 p.m. Sunday after an 82-year-old woman died on the plane.
Delta Frequent Flyer Program To Benefit Those Who Pay MoreDelta is changing its frequent flyer program, and that means travelers will be rewarded by how much they pay, not how far they fly.
Case Of Stowaway Boy Who Flew To Vegas Back In CourtThe case of the north Minneapolis boy who made his way onto a plane to Las Vegas without a ticket back in October was in court Wednesday. The story made national and international headlines as officials investigated how the boy was able to sneak through security on Oct. 3 at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport and onto a plane, without a boarding pass.
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.
Judge: Boy Stowaway To Temporarily Live Away From ParentsA 9-year-old who eluded airport security and stowed away on a flight from Minneapolis to Las Vegas should live away from his parents for now while he and his family get therapy and other services, a judge ruled Wednesday.