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The CEO of Delta Air Lines Was Asked What He Worries About Most. His Answer Will Truly Frighten Customers

Never imagine an airline CEO is worried about the things you're worried about.
How a Boston Startup Could Revolutionize Weather Forecasting

How a Boston Startup Could Revolutionize Weather Forecasting

Shimon Elkabetz wants to be for weather forecasting what Elon Musk has become for privatizing space travel.
Date Sheet–How a Boston Startup Could Revolutionize Weather Forecasting

Date Sheet–How a Boston Startup Could Revolutionize Weather Forecasting

This is your Data Sheet newsletter for Thursday, May 17, 2019.
Date Sheet–How a Boston Startup Could Revolutionize Weather Forecasting

Date Sheet–How a Boston Startup Could Revolutionize Weather Forecasting

This is your Data Sheet newsletter for Thursday, May 17, 2019.
Delta Faces Accusations From Machinists Joined by Candidates Sanders and Warren

Delta Faces Accusations From Machinists Joined by Candidates Sanders and Warren

The last thing Delta needs is for its labor issues to be fodder in the 2020 presidential campaign. But Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren may just keep Delta in their crosshairs. -Tom Lowry
Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren blast Delta’s union-busting in letter to CEO

Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren blast Delta’s union-busting in letter to CEO

Delta Airlines should immediately stop sabotaging efforts to unionize the ground crews that make their operations possible, a group of nine senators told Delta CEO Ed Bastian in a letter Wednesday.
Yes, Americans can opt-out of airport facial recognition — here’s how

Yes, Americans can opt-out of airport facial recognition — here’s how

Whether you like it or not, facial recognition tech to check in for your flight will soon be coming to an airport near you. More than a dozen U.S. airports are already rolling out the technology, with
Delta Testing Free In-Flight Wi-Fi On Select Domestic Flights

Delta Testing Free In-Flight Wi-Fi On Select Domestic Flights

Delta, one of the largest airlines in the country, has said that it plans to eventually offer free in-flight Wi-Fi on domestic flights. To that end, it’s testing out the service on select domestic

Delta Air Lines Was Known For Being Kind And Thoughtful. Then It Showed Its Shockingly Nasty Side

You don't always know what happens inside a company. Until it slips out.

Delta targets its workers with anti-union apps that push deceptive memes

Aviation is one of America's most concentrated industries, and workers have steadily lost ground to shareholders and execs, who have enriched themselves with tactics like flying planes to South
Your next Delta flight may offer free Wi-Fi

Your next Delta flight may offer free Wi-Fi

Spotty Wi-Fi that also costs too much is often among the more frequent complaints of an airline's customers, which is why you're starting to see air carriers experiment a bit with how they make the
Twitter is dragging Delta for its strange anti-union propaganda posters

Twitter is dragging Delta for its strange anti-union propaganda posters

Delta is suggesting its workers buy video games instead of paying union dues. The post Twitter is dragging Delta for its strange anti-union propaganda posters appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Delta Thinks Its Employees Are Morons

Delta Thinks Its Employees Are Morons

Delta, an airline company that absorbs over $5 billion in annual profit and has a share price that’s soared to over eight times its value since 2011, does not want its flight attendants to unionize
Delta tests free WiFi on flights in the U.S.

Delta tests free WiFi on flights in the U.S.

Watch out, Jet Blue. The often ridiculed (but actually pretty dang nice) Delta Air Lines announced Thursday that it will start testing free WiFi on domestic flights beginning May 13. This is a boon
Even airline-rewards customers are getting parental leave now

Even airline-rewards customers are getting parental leave now

Delta customers can apply to have their elite status reinstated after a major life event.
These U.S. Airlines Charge the Most in Baggage Fees, According to a New Report

These U.S. Airlines Charge the Most in Baggage Fees, According to a New Report

According to a new report by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, U.S. airlines brought in roughly $4.9 billion—yes, billion—in baggage fees last year. This is up from $4.6 billion in 2017.

Congress Voted To Give Flight Attendants a Better, Safer Life. It Hasn't Happened. United Airlines Staff Blame Delta

Flight Attendants say safety is being jeopardized. And now, protests are being organized.

Newsom scraps $16B plan for tunnels to deliver water to Southern California

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has formally abandoned a plan to build two giant tunnels to reroute the state’s water from north to south, an idea pushed by his predecessor, Jerry Brown. Newsom had
United and Delta Cover Their Seatback Cameras in Bid to Stop Freaking You Out

United and Delta Cover Their Seatback Cameras in Bid to Stop Freaking You Out

Evidently registering that no one wants to be stared down by a camera for the entirety of their flight, United and Delta are now covering the tiny in-unit cameras in the back-of-seat entertainment