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Delta To Add a True Premium Economy Cabin

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Delta placed orders for 25 Airbus A350-900 widebody aircraft for delivery beginning in mid-2017, half of a larger 50-plane order that includes 25 A330-900s, however there are some confirmed details from Delta sources that these new planes will feature a new class of service called Premium Economy. This latest announcement comes after the other Airbus news…

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Delta Air Lines Is Ordering New Airbus A321 Aircraft

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Delta Air Lines said it will order 37 Airbus A321 jetliners, according to a company announcement. The A321 is Airbus’ single-aisle workhorse largely used to domestic flights. These jetliners will help replace Delta’s MD-88 planes, which are aging and not as fuel efficient. Per Delta Air Lines, “The Airbus A320 family of aircraft continues to be a…

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Earn Double SkyMiles with Starwood Through June 30

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Starwood and Delta have launched a new promotion for their Crossover Rewards members where Delta SkyMiles members can now earn double SkyMiles when staying with Starwood from now through June 30, 2016. You can sign-up for this promotion here. Keep in mind, these are in addition to the regular Starpoints you earn- not instead. Offer Details: Make…

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Double Skybonus Points On Select Routes

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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. I was just sent the following offer for double Skybonus points on select routes. Double Skybonus Points On Select Routes Register Now To…

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Goodbye @DeltaAssist, Delta’s Twitter Support Account

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Back in 2010, Delta Air Lines launched their own support account on Twitter, @DeltaAssist, which would help customers with travel related inquiries, such as changing seats, getting rebooked if your flight was delayed or cancelled etc. It truly has been a great account with a great team that I’ve used several times. However, @DeltaAssist is…

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Delta Launches New Service From LAX

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According to a press release from Delta, “Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) plans to begin daily nonstop service between Los Angeles International Airport and Beijing Capital International Airport on Dec. 16, 2016, pending U.S. Department of Transportation and foreign government approval.” Delta Launches New Service From LAX Shanghai service was added in July 2015, and Delta will be the…

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Delta Airlines Gift Back Project (Up To $15k)

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Delta Airlines Gift Back Project is part of an effort to give those with the Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card a chance to offer a pretty cool opportunity to nominate someone to be gifted back a prize (up to $15k.) You can make a nomination here. Delta Airlines Gift Back Project (Up To $15k) Once you nominate your candidate, they…

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Bids Are In: Multiple Airlines Apply For Service To Cuba

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Service to Cuba is expected to resume this year, allowing U.S. carriers to operate a total of 20 daily round-trip flights between the U.S. and Havana, and 10 daily round-trip flights to nine other Cuban cities with international airports. The deadline for airlines to bid on these slots is today. With that in mind, many…

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Delta Adds 4 New Destinations With New Partnership

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According to press release by Delta, Delta is entering into a new agreement with Transavia, a subsidiary of KLM to offer more destinations to customers, primarily in the Mediterranean region. “Transavia serves more than 110 destinations throughout Europe and into North Africa with its fleet of 43 Boeing 737 aircraft.” This partnership will add 4 new…

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Delta One Winter 2016 JFK-LAX Meal Service

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Currently inflight from LAX-JFK on Delta, and got upgraded to Delta One thanks to one of my regional upgrade certificates. Anyways, rather than a full flight review, I thought I would highlight their Delta One Winter Menu onboard their transcontinental flights between LAX/SFO-JFK. Just to note, Delta will be moving to their Spring 2016 menu soon,…

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Delta Discounted Awards to Europe for Only 42,000 SkyMiles

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Earlier this week, we announced how Delta was offering discounted SkyMiles awards to their co-branded credit card holders of the Delta Gold Amex, Platinum Delta Amex, Delta Reserve card as well as Medallions. Well, it turns out that now Delta is offering these discounted SkyMiles awards for all SkyMiles members meaning, you can snag a round-trip ticket…

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