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Delta holds marathon Facebook Live to read names of 80,000 employees

4:38 pm May. 17, 2017

In an unusual piece of corporate performance art, Delta Air Lines is conducting a 50-hour Facebook Live video to read the names of all of its 80,000 employees.

The premise of the stunt by Delta is to say thank you to its employees before the start of the busy summer travel season.

The Facebook Live started at 9 a.m. Wednesday morning showing pre-recorded videos of celebrities, athletes and business leaders reading the

Delta to begin massive relocation effort at Los Angeles hub

6:00 am May. 11, 2017

Travelers beware: Delta Air Lines is about to begin a massive move of its operations at its Los Angeles hub.

It’s a gargantuan effort that will cause hassles for travelers and will require 20 other airlines to relocate at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

Delta “will set off a move of airlines never before seen at a major U.S. airport,” said LAX operator Los Angeles World Airports in a press release.

Atlanta-based Delta

Delta investigates pilot’s actions during altercation between passengers, pilot returns to duty

2:26 pm Apr. 29, 2017

Delta Air Lines said it has returned a pilot to duty after investigating his actions during an altercation between passengers on a jetway after a flight.

The video was posted on entertainment website TMZ.com showing a pilot trying to break up a fight between two passengers on a jetway, grabbing one by the arm and appearing to slap his hand down on the person’s arm. According to Delta, he was trying to