Amazing video: Direct lightning strike on a Delta Airlines Boeing 737
Amazing video: Direct lightning strike on a Delta Airlines Boeing 737

This amazing video captures a direct lighting strike on a Delta Airlines Boeing 737. It was a shot by person named Jack Perkins on 18/8/2015.

Delta Airlines passengers say lucky to be alive after hail damages plane

Over 130 people onboard a Delta Airlines flight had a lucky escape when the planes's windshields and nose cone got severely damaged midair as hail pelted the Airbus as it flew through a powerful thunderstorm, forcing the pilots to make an emergency landing.

EU accepts anti-trust remedies from Delta, Air France, Alitalia

EU regulators accepted concessions from Delta, Air France-KLM and Alitalia Tuesday to end an anti-trust probe into alleged illegal collusion over flights between the United States and Europe.

Delta website glitch offers up tickets at rock-bottom rates

A website glitch on Thursday morning caused some Delta Airlines fares to be offered at deep discounts to normal prices, including a reported roundtrip between New York and Los Angeles for $40.

Mexico volcano ash disrupts US flights for second day

Frustrated passengers stood in long lines at Mexico City`s airport as US airlines cancelled flights for a second day after the Popocatepetl volcano spewed a new column of ash.

US court upholds Exim Bank loan for Air India

A US court has rejected a plea by the Delta Airlines to vacate the US Export-Import Bank's support for the sale of 30 Boeing wide-body jets to Air India.

Knives inside planes would make passengers unsafe: US airlines

Permitting knives, however small, in hand luggage will make passengers unsafe, two top US airlines have told a federal agency.

Delta to begin offering in-flight Internet on long-haul fleet

The expanded Wi-Fi service will use satellites to provide coverage internationally and will complement the existing air-to-ground service already provided by Gogo for aircraft flying within the domestic US, the airline said in a statement here.

`Man removed from plane in Puerto Rico not Nigerian`

Nigeria`s aviation authorities on Friday said the passenger arrested from a New York-bound flight and detained in Puerto Rico for being on US` `no-fly list`, was a Gambian and not a Nigerian national.

American, partners offer $1.1 bn to Japan Airlines

American Airlines upped the ante in the tug-of-war over Japan Airlines, vowing Thursday to lead a USD 1.1 billion investment in the struggling carrier to prevent it from falling into the orbit of rival Delta.

JAL shares jump on American Airlines, Delta talks

Japan Airlines (JAL) shares jumped on Monday following news that the struggling airline was in talks on investment by American Airlines and Delta Airlines.