Atlanta USA-based carrier Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) said it is beginning the 2013 American football season enjoying relationships with nearly half of the National Football League´s 32 teams.
Delta said it has forged marketing relationships with 12 NFL teams and serves as the charter carrier for an additional three teams.
The carrier is the official airline and charter carrier of the Jacksonville Jaguars, Minnesota Vikings, Seattle Seahawks, St. Louis Rams and Tennessee Titans.
Additionally Delta is the partner and charter carrier of the Super Bowl Champion Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals, Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts, New England Patriots, San Diego Chargers and San Francisco 49ers.
Delta is also the charter carrier for the Arizona Cardinals, Atlanta Falcons and Philadelphia Eagles.
In addition to the 15 NFL relationships, Delta enjoys a marketing and/or charter relationship with 14 Major League Baseball teams, 22 National Basketball Association teams and eight National Hockey League teams. Delta uses marketing agreements in strategic markets to engage fans and customers and create awareness of the Delta brand.
Delta´s charter product which flew both NFL teams to the Super Bowl in 2013 is used by collegiate and professional teams worldwide to accommodate their hectic travel schedules and needs.
The carrier serves more than 160m customers each year. Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 327 destinations in 63 countries on six continents.
Additional information is available on www.delta.com.