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Delta Airlines Dumps Fuel, Heads Back To Detroit Airport Soon After Takeoff

A Delta Airlines flight that took off for Seoul, South Korea had to head back to the airport soon after takeoff.

Around a half hour after the plane took-off, “a light in the cockpit indicated there possibly was an open maintenance panel on the outside of the aircraft“, according to the Detroit Free Press. Continue reading Delta Airlines Dumps Fuel, Heads Back To Detroit Airport Soon After Takeoff

Man Removed from Delta Airlines Flight Because He Had To Pee

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Passengers getting removed from planes have been big news stories in recent weeks. I won’t get into the big one which happened with United…

A couple was kicked off of a flight on their way to their destination wedding a couple of weeks back. Air India has a plan to fine disruptive passengers who cause flight delays.

Delta Airlines is now making headlines for kicking a passenger off of a flight because he had to go! Continue reading Man Removed from Delta Airlines Flight Because He Had To Pee

Family Gets $11,000 From Delta Airlines For Giving Up Seats

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Some of us might not want to volunteer to give up our seats on a flight but one family made a small fortune doing so.

The family was supposed to fly from New York’s LaGuardia Airport to Florida with Delta Airlines last week when storm delays caused the airline to offer money to those volunteering to be bumped.  Continue reading Family Gets $11,000 From Delta Airlines For Giving Up Seats

Earn 5X Miles and Points on Delta Airlines

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While I don’t do much manufactured spending at this point, I do make somewhat frequent visits to Staples to use my Chase Ink Business Bold card to earn 5X points for various purchases.

Some of my favorite gift cards to purchase are Whole Foods, Amazon and Target. I also buy Shell Gas which allows me to earn 5X points plus I get to pay the cash price for gas.

A few months back I came across an option related to travel- Airbnb gift cards at Staples. Continue reading Earn 5X Miles and Points on Delta Airlines

Delta Airlines Trying to Engage with Millennials In A New Way

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Delta Airlines recently launched a fun, new way for iPhone and iPad owners to “connect with the airline“.

In Apple’s new iOS 10, there’s a new feature called iMessage Stickers. The airline is one of the first brands that was included in the release. Continue reading Delta Airlines Trying to Engage with Millennials In A New Way

ACT FAST: Win 2 First Class Tix to Caribbean on Delta Airlines

delta airlinesDelta Airlines has been running the Go Fridays Contest over the summer. Each week there’s been different prizes being given out but none of them really caught my eye.

However, the final week’s prize is pretty impressive but you’ll have to act fast and enter by August 31 at 11:59 pm ET. Continue reading ACT FAST: Win 2 First Class Tix to Caribbean on Delta Airlines

Delta Airlines Spending $5 Million to Speed Up Lines At Airports

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Last week I wrote about American Airlines spending $4 million to speed up lines at the airport.

Now it turns out that Delta Airlines is following their lead but doing so by over-spending AA by $1 million.

According to a press release, Delta will be “adding staff, funding to ease summer security lines“. Continue reading Delta Airlines Spending $5 Million to Speed Up Lines At Airports

Delta, Official Airline of the Washington Nationals

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Just about every sports teams has an official airline

Last year I wrote about American Airlines becoming the official airline of the Chicago Cubs. American Airlines also became the official airline of the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers last year. JetBlue is the official airline of the New England Patriots and the Boston Celtics.

Now MLB’s Washington Nationals have a new official airline. Continue reading Delta, Official Airline of the Washington Nationals