21 February 2014
Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) said it has been honored with two top distinctions by Latin Trade´s Best of Travel Annual Awards 2014.
Delta is the only US airline in this year´s rankings, leading the categories of “Most Improvement Overall” and “Best Partnerships and Alliances,” recognizing Delta´s improvements in customer experience and strengthened partnerships with regional airlines GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes, Aeromexico and Aerolineas Argentinas.
Over the last two years, Delta Air Lines has invested more than USD3bn to improve all levels of services. Customers can expect an enhanced experience from the moment they book their reservation on the recently re-launched www.delta.com, to their arrival at the newly designed international terminals at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, to the superb on-board experience. These improvements also include the remodeling of Delta´s fleet to add full flat-bed seats in the BusinessElite cabin, popular Economy Comfort seats, a redesigned menu for BusinessElite by Chef Michelle Bernstein, as well as Master Sommelier Andrea Robinson´s upgraded wine program, and the expansion of its state-of-the-art entertainment system in flights to and from Latin America and the Caribbean.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs nearly 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 700 aircraft. The airline is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and participates in the industry´s leading trans-Atlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia as well as a newly formed joint venture with Virgin Atlantic. Additional information is available on delta.com, Twitter @Delta, Google.com/+Delta, Facebook.com/delta and Delta´s blog takingoff.delta.com.