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Delta Air Lines, Inc. (NYSE: DAL) is an American airline that operates over 5,000 flights every day and serves 325 destinations in 54 countries on six continents.
The company was founded as Huff Daland Dusters on May 30, 1924 by William C. Durant to provide airmail service between Dallas, Texas and Jackson, Mississippi with a stop in Monroe. Delta is now headquartered at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta, Georgia. The current CEO of Delta Air Lines is Edward H. Bastian who replaced Richard Anderson after becoming the president of the company's international operations on January 1st 2017 succeeding Mike Campbell who had held the position since December 2013.
Delta has nine hubs across North America including Atlanta, Cincinnati, Detroit, Minneapolis–Saint Paul, New York–JFK, LaGuardia Airport in New York City and Salt Lake City. Delta Air Lines also operates the Sky Club airport lounges across all their hubs.
Delta Air Lines is an American Airlines Group subsidiary that is headquartered at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. It has over 3300 daily flights with 125000+ employees as of 2018. Delta's fleet consists of 864 planes which it has received since 2006; they include 777s to 787s (with the first 717 already retired).