QUEBEC, Feb. 17 /CNW Telbec/ - Delta Air Lines' (NYSE: DAL) name and logo
will become part of Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport beginning
Feb. 17 as the airline integrates its operations with Northwest following
their merger in October of last year.
Quebec City is among the more than 200 airports worldwide - six of them
in Canada -- where Delta is re-branding counters, gates, kiosks and signage
following the merger that made the airline the world's largest.
In January, Delta began consolidating and re-branding Delta and Northwest
airport facilities to consistently display Delta's distinctive red, white and
blue brand. Delta expects to complete re-branding in all airports throughout
the United States and Canada by the end of 2009, and international locations
"The merger of these two carriers has created the world's largest airline
and we are delighted to see our city enjoying continued service by Delta
Airlines" said Pascal Belanger, President and Chief Operating Officer of the
Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport. Delta passengers should look
for and proceed to the Delta Airlines counters for all flights bound to
Detroit's Metropolitan Airport.
Delta Air Lines is the world's largest airline. From its hubs in Atlanta,
Cincinnati, Detroit, Memphis, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York-JFK, Salt Lake
City and Tokyo-Narita, Delta, its Northwest subsidiary and Delta Connection
carriers offer service to 378 destinations in 66 countries and serve more than
170 million passengers each year. Delta's marketing alliances allow customers
to earn and redeem either SkyMiles or WorldPerks on more than 16,000 daily
flights offered by SkyTeam and other partners. Delta's more than 70,000
employees worldwide are reshaping the aviation industry as the only U.S.
airline to offer a full global network. Customers can check in for flights,
print boarding passes, check bags and flight status at delta.com.
For further information:
For further information: Carlos A. Santos, Regional Manager, Corporate
Communications, Delta Air Lines, (404) 715-8250