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What Delta Airlines' New Pricing Scheme Means for You

Seriously Skewed | Posted 12.17.2014 | Comedy
Seriously Skewed

Delta Airlines has introduced a 5-tier pricing plan for their flights. At first glance the scheme seems to offer passengers more choice but in reality it's going to confuse them even more. So, to help you understand what's going on, here's a guide that cuts through all the bullshit.

Why I Left Delta and Took My Diamonds Elsewhere

John Nicholson | Posted 12.09.2014 | Travel
John Nicholson

In this traveler's eyes, American air carriers generally, and Delta specifically, have slipped from atop the quality and service rankings. They have gone from diamonds to diamonds in the rough. And with a good bit of polishing, we may both one day be Diamonds again.

More Labor Troubles at American Airlines

Richard Finger | Posted 12.02.2014 | Business
Richard Finger

American Airlines has done it wrong. Unlike the other three big carriers that have profit-sharing plans with their employees, AA management has taken an us-versus-you approach that has alienated workers.

Delta Airlines Passenger Devastated After Dog Disappears From Flight

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 11.12.2014 | Travel

Delta Airlines passenger Frank Romano was waiting for his flight to take off from Los Angeles to Tampa, Florida, when he was informed that his dog had...

'Free' Still Flys! - Domestic Flights With Free Amenities

Bobby Laurie | Posted 11.06.2014 | Travel
Bobby Laurie

The airline industry has seen many changes over the past few years, what used to be included in the cost of an airline ticket is now "a-la-carte" and sometimes there seems to be a fee for everything.

How To Check A Bag For Free

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 11.05.2014 | Travel

These days, it seems like airlines are doing everything in their power to add more fees onto a simple plane ticket. In 2013 alone, U.S. airlines earne...

The 10 Cheapest Flights Out Of New York's JFK

Hopper.com | Posted 10.27.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

If you find yourself pining for a little holiday this year, or are feeling desperate to break out from the urban fray of Manhattan, then be sure to check out this list of the 10 cheapest flights out of JFK.

Delta's Newest Nonstop Flight Will Make West Coasters Happy

AP | Posted 11.17.2014 | Travel

DALLAS (AP) — Delta Air Lines has announced plans for twice-daily nonstop flights between Los Angeles and San Antonio starting next spring. ...

Here Is Really Why Airlines Are Shrinking Your Leg Room

Seriously Skewed | Posted 11.05.2014 | Comedy
Seriously Skewed

In the past couple of weeks, no less than three physical fights have broken out between passengers on commercial planes over the right to recline thei...

Vicki Escarra – Opening Windows of Opportunity

Renata M. Black | Posted 10.28.2014 | Impact
Renata M. Black

Knowing what it feels like to be really poor and not fit in drives me to try and help other people. I'm not arrogant enough to think that I know everything women in the developing world are dealing with, but some of the psychological things we go through are exactly the same.

Food & Wine Rule at the 2014 Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival!

Kathy Leonardo | Posted 08.26.2014 | Los Angeles
Kathy Leonardo

Food and wine...my favorite combination...or is that wine and food? Whatever the case, the Los Angeles Food and Wine Festival (August 21-24) offered ...

Success and Continued Struggle for Airport Workers

Michael Stewart | Posted 10.07.2014 | New York
Michael Stewart

Forty-six years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. said it was "criminal" that people working full-time jobs were making part-time pay. It is still true today -- and it's time that the hard-working men and women at the airports and elsewhere bring home enough money to support themselves and their families.

Free In-Flight Entertainment For All!

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.31.2014 | Travel

In an age of airlines piling on the fees, it's rare to encounter an airline announcing something that will be free. But this week Delta Air Lines ...

Delta Air Lines Cutting Service To This Country By 85 Percent

AP | HANNAH DREIER | Posted 07.08.2014 | Latino Voices

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Delta Air Lines drastically reduced service to Venezuela on Monday in a dispute with the government over revenue trapped i...

Delta Reopens Historical Museum

AP | JEFF MARTIN | Posted 06.18.2014 | Travel

ATLANTA (AP) — With a newly renovated museum at its Atlanta headquarters, Delta Air Lines hopes to lure tourists to the company's original aircraft ...

Say What? White House Plots With Secretive Investment Firm With Ties to Bushes And Bin Ladens?

Paul Alexander | Posted 07.30.2014 | Politics
Paul Alexander

President Obama likes to say that his is "the most transparent administration" ever. But members of the environmental community and biofuel industry -- some of his most ardent supporters in the past -- might beg to differ.

Shattered Windshield Forces Jet To Make Emergency Landing

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 05.07.2014 | Business

A Delta jet made an emergency landing over the weekend when one of the cockpit windows shattered during the flight. No one was injured, but one passen...

Can Someone Please Explain Twitter to Me?

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 07.05.2014 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

When I read that Twitter was valued at "$39 billion and possibly $49 billion," I was at a loss. Someone please explain this to me.

Disabled Man Settles Lawsuit With Delta After Complaint That He Was Forced To Crawl On & Off Flights

AP | SAM EIFLING | Posted 04.25.2014 | Travel

HONOLULU (AP) — A partially paralyzed Maui man who claimed airline workers forced him to crawl on and off flights in 2012 has settled his lawsuit ag...

Airline Pilot Convicted Of Groping Girl On Flight

AP | Posted 03.30.2014 | Crime

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An airline pilot was convicted this week of two counts of abusive sexual contact for groping a 14-year-old girl while he was a...

Delta Makes Networking At 35,000 Feet Easier Than Ever

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.24.2014 | Travel

What if, instead of dreading who your seatmate might be on your next flight, you looked forward to the experience? That's what Delta Air Lines is a...

PHOTO: Delta Jet Loses Wing Panel Mid-Flight

Posted 03.17.2014 | Travel

Passengers on a Delta jet got a bit of a scare on Sunday when a panel on one of the wings apparently flew off during a flight from Orlando to Atlanta....

Delta Deals the 99 Percent Out: One-percenters Get Twice as Many Miles

Blake Fleetwood | Posted 04.29.2014 | Travel
Blake Fleetwood

Delta's new airline mileage deal is a deliberate attempt to reward its high-spending customers and take from the unwashed 99 percent -- further widening the gulf between the haves and the have-nots.

The Delta Airlines Breastfeeding Policy, And Why I'm Not Afraid

Kim Simon | Posted 04.28.2014 | Parents
Kim Simon

If we are going to create a place where all of us can feed our babies without fear, then we need to stand together and say out loud that we are stronger than the voices that try to cover us in shame.

You've Been Warned: Big Changes Coming To Delta's Frequent Flier Program

AP | Posted 02.26.2014 | Travel

ATLANTA (AP) — Delta Air Lines is changing its frequent-flier program to favor passengers who buy the priciest tickets instead of those who fly the ...