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Delta Air Lines is a company that provides scheduled air transportation for passengers and cargo. It operates through two segments: Airline and Refinery. The company sells its tickets through various distribution channels, including delta.com and mobile, telephone reservations, traditional brick and mortar, and online travel agencies. It also provides aircraft maintenance, repair, and overhaul services; staffing and professional security and training services, as well as aviation solutions to third parties.
TypePublic
Founded1925
HQAtlanta, GA, US
Websitedelta.com
Overall CultureA

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)83,000(+13%)
Job Openings645
Revenue (FY, 2021)$29.9 B(+75%)
Share Price (May 2022)$38.3(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Delta Air Lines

Ed Bastian

Ed Bastian

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Glen Hauenstein

Glen Hauenstein

President
Gary Chase

Gary Chase

Senior Vice President, Business Development and Financial Planning
Henry H. Ting

Henry H. Ting

SVP, Chief Health Officer
Steve Sear

Steve Sear

Executive Vice President, Global Sales and Distribution
John Laughter

John Laughter

Executive Vice President and Chief of Operations
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Delta Air Lines Office Locations

Delta Air Lines has an office in Atlanta
Atlanta, GA, US (HQ)
1030 Delta Blvd
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Delta Air Lines Financials and Metrics

Delta Air Lines Revenue

Delta Air Lines's revenue was reported to be $29.9 b in FY, 2021
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2022)

9.3b

Net income (Q1, 2022)

(940.0m)

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

(783.0m)

Market capitalization (13-May-2022)

23.5b

Closing stock price (13-May-2022)

38.3

Cash (31-Mar-2022)

7.7b
Delta Air Lines's current market capitalization is $23.5 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

44.4b47.0b17.1b29.9b

Revenue growth, %

8%6%(64%)

Sales and marketing expense

1.9b2.0b582.0m953.0m

Operating expense total

39.2b40.4b33.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

10.5b12.5b12.6b8.6b1.5b3.1b4.2b7.1b9.2b9.3b

Sales and marketing expense

427.0m538.0m539.0m358.0m45.0m94.0m110.0m222.0m308.0m312.0m

Operating expense total

9.5b10.4b10.5b9.0b7.6b10.8b6.7b7.8b8.8b

Depreciation and amortization

615.0m713.0m631.0m678.0m591.0m545.0m492.0m501.0m501.0m506.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

1.6b2.9b8.3b7.9b

Accounts Receivable

2.3b2.9b1.4b2.4b

Prepaid Expenses

1.1b

Inventories

1.1b1.3b732.0m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Cash

1.9b2.0b1.9b6.0b11.4b16.5b8.5b10.4b8.8b7.7b

Accounts Receivable

3.2b2.8b2.8b2.3b1.4b1.5b1.8b2.3b2.2b3.0b

Prepaid Expenses

1.4b

Inventories

1.1b1.1b1.1b974.0m847.0m746.0m828.0m1.0b1.0b
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

3.9b4.8b(12.4b)280.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

2.3b2.6b2.3b

Inventories

324.0m(139.0m)354.0m(318.0m)

Accounts Payable

(418.0m)144.0m240.0m2.0b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

730.0m2.2m3.7b(534.0m)(6.3b)(11.6b)(1.2b)(525.0m)688.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

2.0b5.2b7.5b358.0m68.0m(2.5b)691.0m2.6b2.7b1.8b

Purchases of PP&E

(1.4b)(2.9b)(3.9b)(937.0m)(1.2b)(1.4b)(438.0m)(1.2b)(2.0b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(1.1b)(2.7b)(3.8b)(3.0b)(7.0b)(8.2b)(60.0m)(34.0m)(418.0m)(749.0m)
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

501.1k

Debt/Equity

1.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

4.4 x
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Delta Air Lines Operating Metrics

Delta Air Lines's Daily Flights was reported to be 15 k in Y, 2016.
FY, 2013Y, 2013FY, 2014Y, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Y, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2017Y, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Daily Flights

15 k15 k15 k15 k

Destinations

322327328323

Mainline Aircraft in Fleet

743772786800809809814822830832846847

Passengers

164.66 m171.36 m179.39 m183.74 m
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Delta Air Lines Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Grupo Aeroméxico, S.A.B. de C.V.March 13, 2017$620 m
Virgin Atlantic AirwaysDecember 11, 2012
Northwest Airlines CorporationOctober 30, 2008
Aero Assurance Ltd.
DAL Global Technology Hub LLP
Delta Flight Products, LLC
Delta Material Services, LLC
Delta Professional Services, LLC
Delta Vacations, LLC
Endeavor Air, Inc.
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Delta Air Lines Revenue Breakdown

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Delta Air Lines revenue breakdown by business segment: 75.4% from Passenger and 24.6% from Other

Delta Air Lines revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 9.6% from Atlantic, 7.7% from Latin America, 78.0% from Domestic and 4.6% from Other

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Delta Air Lines Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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Delta Air Lines Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Delta Air Lines Online and Social Media Presence

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Delta Air Lines Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    77/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    82/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    76/100

  • Diversity

    A

    78/100

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Delta Air Lines News and Updates

The Wall Street Journal: Delta Air Lines has tested Elon Musk’s Starlink for in-flight internet

Elon Musk’s satellite-internet business is pushing to provide wireless internet on airplanes—long a source of frustration among travelers — with at least one major carrier, Delta Air Lines Inc., testing the offering.

Delta Air Lines shares jump after topping revenue estimates

Delta Air Lines shares jump after topping revenue estimates

Delta Air Lines Announces March Quarter 2022 Financial Results

March quarter 2022 GAAP operating loss of $783 million and loss per share of $1.48 on total operating revenue of $9.3 billion March quarter 2022 adjusted operating loss of $793 million and adjusted loss per share of $1.23 on adjusted operating revenue of $8.2 billion With an improving...

As Earnings Season Starts, Expectations Are High For Delta Air Lines

As Delta prepares to report first-quarter earnings on Wednesday, demand is very high, fuel prices are relatively high and analyst expectations are somewhat high.

After 88 Long Years Delta Air Lines Just Did Something Brilliant that Will Change the Way Many People Travel

Sometimes the best way to solve your customers' problems is to realize they aren't all the same.

Delta Air Lines Announces Webcast of March Quarter Financial Results

ATLANTA, March 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) will hold a live conference call and webcast to discuss its March quarter financial results at 10 a.m. EDT, Wednesday, April 13, 2022. A live webcast of this event will be available at ir.delta.com. An online replay will...
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Delta Air Lines Blogs

Delta A321neo lifts off on inaugural flight from Boston

Customers on the inaugural flight were the first to experience an  improved cabin experience throughout - including an industry-leading domestic First Class seat - and flew with confidence that their trans-continental journey is more fuel-efficient. Editor's note: A Media Kit with additional photos,…

Delta partners with SKY express to offer more travel options between the US and Greek Islands

Customers across North America can connect to 34 destinations in Greece and Cyprus. Delta Air Lines and Greek carrier SKY express have announced an interline agreement to provide convenient connections for customers between North America and Greece. Delta is offering a record number of flights betwe…

Delta people escort WWII vets to Normandy D-Day ceremony

This June, Delta will have the honor of flying 30 World War II veterans on a charter flight to Normandy, France, for the annual commemoration of the 1944 D-Day invasion. The unique charter – marking the first time a U.S. passenger airline will fly directly to Normandy – has its roots in the film “Th…

Delta issues travel waiver for flights to, from Jamaica

Due to air traffic service disruptions impacting air travel in Jamaica, Delta has issued a travel waiver for those whose travel may be impacted between May 12-13. Where:   Kingston (KIN)  Montego Bay (MBJ)  When: May 12-13, 2022  Due to air traffic service disruptions impacting air trave…

Delta presents $1.75M contribution to Breast Cancer Research Foundation

This year, Delta people raised $1.75 million to support the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Since 2005, Delta employees, customers and their friends and families have raised over $20 million for BCRF. The collective contributions have funded the vital work of 87 different research projects over t…

Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico celebrate five years of their U.S.-Mexico transborder alliance

Since the start of the Joint Cooperation Agreement in May 2017, Delta Air Lines and Aeromexico have flown more than 28 million customers and operated 251,000 flights between the U.S. and Mexico. In May 2022, the partners will operate more than 4,300 flights, a 96% recovery compared to the same perio…
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Delta Air Lines Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Delta Air Lines founded?

    Delta Air Lines was founded in 1925.

  • Who are Delta Air Lines key executives?

    Delta Air Lines's key executives are Ed Bastian, Glen Hauenstein and Gary Chase.

  • How many employees does Delta Air Lines have?

    Delta Air Lines has 83,000 employees.

  • What is Delta Air Lines revenue?

    Latest Delta Air Lines annual revenue is $29.9 b.

  • What is Delta Air Lines revenue per employee?

    Latest Delta Air Lines revenue per employee is $360.2 k.

  • Who are Delta Air Lines competitors?

    Competitors of Delta Air Lines include American Airlines, Air France KLM and Qatar Airways.

  • Where is Delta Air Lines headquarters?

    Delta Air Lines headquarters is located at 1030 Delta Blvd, Atlanta.

  • Where are Delta Air Lines offices?

    Delta Air Lines has an office in Atlanta.

  • How many offices does Delta Air Lines have?

    Delta Air Lines has 1 office.