The birth of Delta Air Lines began with the founding of a small aerial crop dusting company in Macon, Georgia called Huff Daland Dusters in 1924. The company expanded to become an international mail carrier in 1927. In 1928, co-founder C.E. Woolman renamed the company Delta Air Service.
As of July 2015, to contact Delta Airlines call one of their many contact numbers, fill out an online form to receive an email response or tweet them. Delta offers contact numbers for national and international reservations, refund status, disabilities, Skymiles assistance and mobile support.
The method for finding a Delta Airlines ticket number differs based on the payment method used to purchase the ticket. Individuals who paid for the ticket with a credit card can find the ticket number on the credit card billing statement or the signed charge form.
Factors affecting airline tickets include the timing of the ticket purchase, the departure date and time, oil prices, location of departure and arrival airports, and demand for tickets on the flight. Flight costs fluctuate on a daily or even hourly basis as the factors change.
Ways to get free airline tickets include getting bumped from a flight, looking for airline promotions and sending a legitimate complaint to the airline. While it costs money to earn airline rewards, travelers can redeem reward points for free or discounted flights.
Booking a flight well in advance is the best way to secure a low fare. Travelers can use aggregator sites to search for fares or purchase tickets through consolidators that buy bulk tickets in advance to select routes with certain carriers.
The Delta Airlines home page includes the Book a Trip tool, which allows site visitors to book flights, hotels, cars and vacation packages. The home page also has links to upgraded services, special deals and coupons, smart phone apps and fare sales. From the home page, site visitors can find links
Some good times to buy airline tickets are approximately 100 days before the flight's departure and, midweek, particularly on Tuesdays and on Wednesdays at 1 p.m. Eastern time. If it is an international flight, book flights nearly six months to one year in advance, especially during the vacation sea
Delta Airlines partners with some of the top airlines around the world, including Aeromexico, Air France and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, as of June 2015. Delta Airlines lists all its airline partners and explains earning and redeeming reward mileage under Skymiles on its website.
Job positions at Delta Airlines include various corporate and management positions, such as customer care specialists and flight simulator technician, and positions as airport customer service agents or safety specialists. Delta Airlines also offers job positions as pilots, cargo management, baggage