A330 900 Neo

Delta Introduces Comfort+ Upgrade Seat Preferences

Delta has just rolled out a functionality that a lot of SkyMiles Medallion members will be happy about. Comfort+ is Delta's extra legroom economy section, which comes with more legroom and free drinks. They treat this as a separate class of service,…

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Filed Under: Delta
Delta 767

Delta & LATAM To Start Codesharing In Early 2020

In late September it was announced that Delta would be buying a 20% stake in LATAM, and that the two airlines would be forming a joint venture. Well, the first step towards cooperation between the two airlines has now been revealed. It has just been…

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Filed Under: Delta, LATAM
Delta Business Class A350 – 32

Delta’s Shocking Warning Letter To A Frequent Flyer

There's a letter making the rounds that Delta customer care allegedly sent to a frequent flyer. And the way it's written is kind of surprising. Here's the letter, in its entirety: Mr. Litt, This letter is being issued to express our concerns regarding…

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Filed Under: Delta, Reward Programs
A330 900 Neo

Fly Delta One To Europe (And Back!) For 98,000 SkyMiles

Delta pretty frequently publishes flash sales on award tickets. More often than not these are for domestic and/or economy tickets, but at the moment they have an excellent sale for travel to Europe in business class. With this promotion you can fly roundtrip…

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Filed Under: Award Sweet Spots, Awards
Delta 737 First Class – 1

Delta Letting You Pay To Secure Status For 2020

The end of the year is quickly approaching, which means that many of us are looking at our frequent flyer accounts and trying to figure out how to squeeze a few extra miles out of our travels so we can qualify (or requalify) for status. Towards the end…

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Filed Under: Delta, Reward Programs
Delta Business Class A350 – 32

New Campaign To Unionize Delta Flight Attendants

Of the "big three" US airlines, Delta has by far the fewest unionized employees, as only their pilots are unionized, while none of their other work groups are. Well, the Association of Flight Attendants (AFA) is now trying to unionize Delta flight attendants.…

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Filed Under: Delta, Unions
United 777

New Holiday Airline Shopping Portal Bonuses

Online shopping portals can be a great way to pick up additional miles & points for purchases you’d make anyway. Just for following a specific link you can earn bonus points in addition to the ones you’d earn for credit card spend. The number of bonus…

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Filed Under: Alaska, American
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Delta Cuts Summer Flights To Azores & Malaga

We've seen US airlines add all kinds of seasonal summer routes to Europe, which has been great for travelers. From Budapest to Prague to Naples to Palermo, we're seeing US airlines thrive at destinations that they previously couldn't make work. What…

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Filed Under: Delta
Delta A330 900neo

Delta’s Surprising A330-900neo Leases

Delta has made an interesting announcement today, which you can read into a couple of different ways. Delta is the only US airline to operate the A330-900neo, and the airline has a total of 35 of these planes on order. Currently they have four A330-900neos…

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Filed Under: Delta
United 787 Polaris – 2

What I Like Least About American, Delta, And United

There's no denying that the "big three" US carriers aren't always popular with consumers. In the past I've written posts dedicated to what I think American, Delta, and United actually do well. After all, there's no perfect airline, and they all have…

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Filed Under: American, Delta
A330 900 Neo

New $59 Annual Delta SkyMiles Select Program

Delta has just rolled out an interesting new program, called SkyMiles Select. This is a $59 bundle of travel benefits for SkyMiles members that's described as having a $100 value. The benefits are all valid for a year, and kick in within 24 hours of…

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Filed Under: Delta, Reward Programs
Delta A220 Watermark

Delta Pay With Miles: Everything You Need To Know

While Delta SkyMiles aren't my favorite mileage currency, one of the things I do appreciate about SkyMiles is that they have a higher "floor" value than American and United miles. That's to say that you can potentially "cash out" SkyMiles towards the…

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Filed Under: Delta, Reward Programs
Delta Watermark A330

Earning Delta Status With Credit Card Spending

Through October 30, 2019, we’re seeing some best-ever bonuses on the Delta American Express cards, including on the Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card (review), Platinum Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card (review), and Delta Reserve® Credit Card (review). One…

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Filed Under: American Express, Delta
Delta 737

Delta Launching Seattle To Tampa Flights

To most this route announcement probably isn't very exciting -- no, Delta isn't announcing a Seattle to Singapore flight, or anything cool like that. Rather Delta has just added a route to the schedule that I find intriguing given that I grew up in Tampa…

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Filed Under: Delta
A330 900 Neo

Delta Reserve Credit Card Review (2019)

Delta and American Express have seven co-branded credit cards. There's a lot to know about these cards -- some of the cards currently have increased welcome bonuses, and we're also seeing big changes to these cards in 2020 -- so I wanted to go through…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Card Reviews
Delta Skyclub Seattle Watermark

Delta Platinum Amex Card Review (2019)

Delta and Amex have a close relationship that's worth billions of dollars per year to Delta, and as part of that they issue seven co-branded Delta Amex cards. There's a lot to know about these cards -- some of the cards currently have increased welcome…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Card Reviews
Delta Watermark

How To Use The Delta Amex Statement Credit

Through October 30, 2019, we're seeing some of the best-ever welcome bonuses on co-branded Delta Amex cards (there will be big changes coming to these cards in 2020). In this post I wanted to look at one specific aspect of these bonuses. Through October…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Cards
Delta Skyclub Seattle Watermark

Gold Delta American Express Card Review (2019)

American Express and Delta have had a close relationship for a long time, and as part of that they issue seven co-branded Delta Amex cards. There's a lot to know about these cards -- some of the cards currently have increased welcome bonuses, and we're…

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Filed Under: American Express, Credit Card Reviews