Delta Air Lines
The American airline was founded in 1929 in the state of Louisiana, USA. Its history goes back however until 1924 when in Macon, Georgia was created the first aerial for the fumigation of fields called Huff Daland Dusters. It was the largest private air fleet in the world. A year later, CE Woolman bought the company changing its name to the one of Delta Air Service. Delta began selling the first tickets in 1929 with the route Dallas, Texas to Jackson, Mississippi. In 1935, Delta launched night flights and in 1945 the company’s name was changed to Delta Air Lines Inc. Two years later they received the National Safety Award for the transportation of more than 500 million passengers without a fatal accident. In 1955, Delta was the first in the world to use a system that allowed transhipment travel within the same airline. The first transatlantic flight took place in 1978 in London. In 1991, Delta purchased most of the PanAm transatlantic flights, gaining the position of global support. The company is co-founder of the SkyTeam alliance, which was established in 2000. In 2008, Delta Air Lines and Northwest Airlines were merged with the goal of reducing costs and expanding the offer for passengers. Currently, the company’s main headquarters is Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta Airport. Delta Air Lines is one of the largest transatlantic airlines in the world. It offers connections to more than 700 cities and operates routes from the USA. To Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Latin America and Canada, also has a wide range of internal connections in the US.
Check that the weight and dimensions of your carry-on baggage is within the established standards of Delta Airlines. Cellar (or billed) luggage also has size and weight limits. It avoids the collection of excess baggage following the rules established by American Airlines.
Delta Air Lines passengers can purchase different fares: The Business Elite is a business class available on board Boeing ER aircraft, where travelers can enjoy free meals and drinks, and all seats are equipped with the flight entertainment program . A First Class on domestic flights, offers similar benefits aboard the class of the A319 and A320 and Boeing. The next class is the Economy Comfort class, which is available on international flights. This is a new service of the company that fits in the premium category. Two other classes are International Economy Class (international flights) and the domestic Economy Class.
You can check-in online at LC Peru from 48 to 2 hours before the flight.
The Delta Airlines fleet consists of more than 700 aircraft including Boeing 737-800, 757-200, 767-300, 767-300ER, 767-400ER, 777-200, D90, MD85, CRJ-100/200 aircraft. , CRJ-700 and Airbus A319-100, Airbus A320-200, Airbus A320-300.
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport
Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia, has five parallel lanes, marked with different angles to avoid confusion. It is one of the few airports in the world where three planes can land at the same time.
Delta Airlines offers on its flights and snacks such as pretzels, peanuts or Biscoff® cookies accompanied by a non-alcoholic drink of your choice, including the famous Starbucks coffee. Beer, wine and distilled beverages are available for purchase and some selected flights have a dining sale menu.
Thanks to Aircell Gogo technology, at the end of 2008 Delta Airlines conducted test flights first McDonell Douglas MD-88 aircraft with on-board Internet. At the end of December, the Internet was free, but since January 2009, the service has been paid. Airplanes with internet use the signage \ “Wi-Fi on board \”. In addition, in almost all the airplane mothers is provided the service of audio and video and Delta Sky Magazine.