Delta Reports Strong Operating Performance for August 2018
Delta Air Lines has reported its operating performance for August 2018. The airline carried 18.3 million customers across its broad global network, a record for the month of August. Also in August, Delta opened a new engine repair shop, which will support the Rolls-Royce engines on its Airbus A350s and the forthcoming A330-900neo through the Maintenance Repair and Overhaul business. It also installed seat-back entertainment on its 600th aircraft, giving more customers convenient access to in-flight entertainment on Delta Studio, and offering more aircraft with seat-back entertainment than any airline in the world Also in August, Delta announced new Summer 2019 trans-Atlantic flying including expanded service to Paris and Amsterdam from Los Angeles; expanded service to Paris and Tel Aviv from New York-JFK, and new service to Amsterdam from Tampa. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta operates a mainline fleet of more than 800 aircraft and serves more than 180 million customers each year. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and Delta Connection carriers offer service to 309 destinations in 53 countries on six continents.