Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines, Inc., typically referred to as Delta, is one of the major airlines of the United States and a legacy carrier. It is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. The airline, along with its subsidiaries and regional affiliates, including Delta Connection, operates over 5,400 flights daily and serves 325 destinations in 52 countries on six continents. Delta is a founding member of the SkyTeam airline alliance.
|Founded||March 2, 1925 , as Huff Daland Dusters in Macon, Georgia|
|Commenced operations||June 17, 1929|
|Fleet size||750 (2020[update])|
|Headquarters||Atlanta, Georgia, United States|
|Revenue||US$47.007 billion (2019)|
|Operating income||US$6.618 billion (2019)|
|Net income||US$4.767 billion (2019)|
|Total assets||US$64.532 billion (2019)|
|Total equity||US$15.358 billion (2019)|
Delta has nine hubs, with Atlanta being its largest in terms of total passengers and number of departures. It is ranked second among the world's largest airlines by number of scheduled passengers carried, revenue passenger-kilometers flown, and fleet size. It is ranked 69th on the Fortune 500. The company slogan is "Keep Climbing."