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Former Delta CEO Richard Anderson Named President and CEO of Amtrak

Richard H. Anderson has been named the next president and chief executive officer of Amtrak who will eventually replace Wick Moorman, who is the current chief executive officer — and Wednesday, July 12, 2017 will be the first day on which Anderson reports to Amtrak.

“To ensure a smooth transition, Anderson will serve in a co-CEO capacity with current CEO Wick Moorman through Dec. 31, 2017, at which time Moorman will become an advisor to the company”, according to…

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Delta Air Lines in Final Jeopardy!

No, no, no — Delta Air Lines is not in trouble, to my knowledge. Rather, the answer posed by Alex Québec — er…I mean Alex Trebek — as host for the venerable game show Jeopardy! during an episode which aired on broadcast television yesterday, Monday, June 19, 2017 was as follows…

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Increased Security and Elimination of Fees for Delta Air Lines Buddy Pass Program

Several fees will be eliminated from the buddy pass program of Delta Air Lines; while security enhancements will be integrated to the program via technology in order to increase the overall competitiveness and flexibility of the pass travel program of Delta Air Lines while providing its business with increased protection, according to an announcement which was released on Friday, May 19, 2017.

Once the technology is in place in 2018, the following requirements are expected to be in effect pertaining to buddy passes…

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Official Statement Regarding Family Booted From Airplane Issued From Delta Air Lines

A family of four — comprised of Brittany and Brian Schear with two children who are one and two years of age — were booted off of an airplane which operated as Delta Air Lines flight 2222 in Maui prior to departing for Los Angeles on Sunday, April 23, 2017; and video of the incident predictably became viral.

The following official statement was issued yesterday from Delta Air Lines regarding the incident in question…

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Donate to Fight Cancer 2017 and Earn Up to 5,000 SkyMiles

Delta Air Lines has long been fighting various types of cancer with different initiatives over the years; and part of that effort is in collaboration with the American Cancer Society, which has been a partner of the airline for years.

This month, you can join Delta Air Lines and the American Cancer Society in the fight against the dreaded and deadly disease towards the hope of a cancer-free world by being one of the first 5,000 members of the SkyMiles frequent flier loyalty program to donate funds by Wednesday, May 31, 2017 — and you will receive the following in the form of a one-time bonus per SkyMiles account…

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Delta Air Lines Bankruptcy Emergence of 2007: Ten Years Ago

Last year, I posted a series of 17 articles which I wrote on the day — and day after — Delta Air Lines official emerged from bankruptcy protection. Many people considered that day the end of one of the darkest eras in the history of the airline.

For easy reference, I compiled a list of links in which you can access whichever articles you would like to read at any time…

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