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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

Airline passenger posts video of family booted off flight, Delta apologizes

9:33 am May. 4, 2017

A Delta Air Lines passenger has posted a video of his family being booted off a flight over a dispute regarding the use of a seat.

UPDATE — Delta released a statement Thursday afternoon saying: “We are sorry for the unfortunate experience our customers had with Delta, and we’ve reached out to them to refund their travel and provide additional compensation. Delta’s goal is to always work with customers in an attempt to