Delta to Use SkyMiles Program to Back $6.5 Billion in Debt

Delta Air Lines announced today that it will borrow $6.5 billion backed by its frequent-flyer program, SkyMiles. Other airlines such as American and United Airlines has already used their loyalty programs to back loans during the coronavirus crisis.

Almost 2,000 Delta Pilots Will Be Furloughed in October

Delta currently has 11,200 active pilots, but will need roughly 9,450 pilots for the summer 2021 schedule. That is expected to be the peak flying period for the next year or so.

Delta Passengers Are No Longer Allowed to Wear Masks with Valves

There is a new rule for what masks are appropriate when on board a Delta flight. The airline released a statement this week saying that masks with exhaust valves are no longer allowed.

How To Get Priority Boarding With Delta So You Can Board Sooner

Wondering what the Delta boarding order is so you can board sooner? Want to get priority boarding? These are the boarding groups & how to move up in line.

Delta Now Requires Pre-Flight Evaluation for Passengers Who Can’t Wear Masks

Passengers who indicate they have an underlying condition that prevents them from wearing a mask are required to complete a "Clearance-To-Fly" process before being permitted to travel, for everyone's safety.

Another Domestic Delta Sale, Roundtrip Awards from 10K SkyMiles

Delta has launched another fare sale today with a mix of domestic routes listed in the promotion page. The prices listed are for round trip main cabin flights and start at only 10,000 miles.

Delta Message Us Is A Hot Mess – Bring Back Social Media!

The new Delta Message Us feature has been completely lackluster so far. I have no idea why Delta tried to fix a problem where there wasn't one.

Select Delta Sky Clubs Reopen with Additional Safety Measures

As travel demand has started to pick up Delta has added more flights to its schedule. Now Delta has also opened up more Delta Sky Clubs with additional layers of protection to keep customers safe while traveling.