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Delta’s Self-Service Bag Drop Using Biometrics

Delta announced they would be testing a new self-service baggage drop system this summer in Minneapolis-St. Paul that will allow passengers to check-in and check their own bags and will use facial recognition to match their face to their passport photo according to Delta. Per Delta, Delta is introducing four self-service bag drop machines at Minneapolis-St.…

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Discounted Delta SkyMiles Awards to the Caribbean and Florida

Delta has launched a SkyMiles award sale, where you can book discounted award tickets, starting at 20,000 SkyMiles roundtrip to Florida and the Caribbean, when you book now by May 10, 2017 for travel between September 26 – November 14, 2017. Destinations include Antigua, Bermuda, Bonaire, Bridgetown, Florida, Freeport, Grand Cayman, Grenada, Havana, Marsh Harbour, Nassau, North Eleuthera, Saint Kitts, and Saint Maarten. After searching it seems like Florida flights are more readily…

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Delta Medallions Upgrade Changes on Aeromexico

Great news for Delta Medallions flying on Aeromexico, since starting this week Medallions will now be eligible for complimentary upgrades on Aeromexico flights. Other perks of the current partnership include free checked bags, lounge access, and priority boarding, and full MQM earnings on all ticket according to their partner mileage earning chart. While their current…

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Why There’s Good News for Delta Flyers at New York’s JFK Airport

If you’re a New Yorker, or visit NYC often, you’ll be pleased to hear that Terminal 4 security lines, where Delta primarily operates out of, will drastically be sped up thanks to the TSA adding 17 automated security lanes which will be able to move passengers through security even quicker. In addition to JFK, these…

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Man Kicked Off Delta After Bathroom Emergency

Here we go again, the last couple weeks there have been some pretty bad examples of customer service onboard airlines like the United incident. Now Delta has an episode and it is all caught on video. A man, Kima Hamilton flying from Atlanta to Milwaukee was asked not to use the restroom while the flight was awaiting takeoff. When…

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Delta Adds More New Routes from Boston

Delta announced they would be launching new non-stop service between Boston and several new cities including Austin, Texas; Kansas City, Mo.; Jacksonville, Fla.; Buffalo, N.Y.; and Norfolk, Va, as part of their plan to continue expanding in Boston. Per Delta, Delta customers in Greater Boston will have more flights and new destinations this summer as the airline…

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Delta SkyBonus 10K Points Offer

The Delta SkyBonus program is a rewards program that allows businesses to earn rewards for their employee travel. Along with normal accrual rates for flights, they run special targeted promotions for specific accounts. Delta SkyBonus 10K Points Offer There is a new Sky bonus promotion for opening a free Delta airline business account. Enroll with code…

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Delta Partners with BLADE to Offer Helicopter Service in NYC

Delta Air Lines has launched a new partnership with BLADE, to offer helicopter service for those passengers arriving or departing from New York’s John F. Kennedy Airport beginning later this summer. The BLADE locations in Manhattan include: Blade Lounge East 499 E. 34th St, New York, NY 10016 Blade Lounge West 12th Ave and West…

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Claiming 15,000 Delta Medallion Qualifying Miles To Earn Status Faster

Did you know that if you have the Delta Reserve Credit Card from American Express and spend within certain thresholds per year, you can get a big boost towards your Delta Medallion Qualifying Miles? This can really help you earn Delta status much faster which is one reason I carry the card! I have had this card for…

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Female Passenger Smacks Delta Air Lines Ticket Agent

The past few weeks, we’ve seen the police involved when a United Airlines Passenger Dragged Off Plane Due To Oversell, then the airline found itself in more hot water with United Airlines Now Kicks Off Wedding Couple from Plane.  The latest passenger/airline debacle comes to Delta as a passenger smacks an airline ticket agent in Indianapolis. It appears the…

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Discounted Delta SkyMiles Award Tickets to South America

Delta has launched a SkyMiles award sale, where you can book discounted award tickets, starting at 50,000 SkyMiles roundtrip to South America, when you book now by April 19, 2017 for travel between August 1 through November 16, 2017. Destinations include Brazil, Chile, Argentina, and Peru. Promotional Details:  Origins & Destinations | Award deals on flights between select U.S. 48 cities…

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Score Almost $10,000 By Giving Up Your Seat on Delta

When it comes to oversold flights and passengers giving up their seats for either other passengers or deadheading crew, we’ve heard a lot in the news lately on How To Score $11,000 in Oversold Bump Vouchers when a family bumped three times on Delta last weekend. We also heard how a United Airlines Passenger Dragged Off Plane Due To Oversell and…

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Did You Get Your 20,000 Delta Bonus Miles?

Last week, we told you about how Delta would be Offering Generous Compensation For Weather Delays/Cancellations. If you were impacted by last weeks storms and Delta delays, check your email for the subject: Subject: We’re Sorry. Here Are 20,000 Bonus Miles My email came last night. See below for a copy of my email. Did You Get…

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Delta Offering Generous Compensation For Weather Delays/Cancellations

Last week, Delta Air Lines cancelled thousands of flights following severe weather in Atlanta that impacted Delta their entire operation across the system. This was due to not having their crews and aircrafts in place to restart the operation coupled by the fact that flights were already full for Spring Break travel, making rebooking customers nearly impossible. Last…

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