Latest Ed Bastian News

Happy contrails ... Delta sees strong 2020 profit, revenue

Dec. 12, 2019 12:33 PM EST

Delta Air Lines, the most profitable U.S. carrier, expects profits and revenue to increase next year on sustained demand for air travel and stable prices for jet fuel. The airline's top executive, however, warns that concern about the environmental impact of flying — including flight-shaming and the...

Union says it will try to organize Delta flight attendants

Nov. 1, 2019 5:06 PM EDT

A major union is trying again to win the right to represent flight attendants at mostly non-union Delta Air Lines. The Association of Flight Attendants announced Friday it will try to organize 25,000 workers at Delta. The union narrowly lost a 2010 election at Delta after failed organizing bids in 2002 and 2008....

Delta's new Terminal C is opening at NY LaGuardia Airport

Oct. 29, 2019 4:37 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Delta Air Lines' new Terminal C is opening at New York's LaGuardia Airport, part of an $8 billion project to modernize the entire facility. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo joined Delta CEO Ed Bastian and other officials for a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday. Seven new gates will begin...