Civil aviation profile prints. Available poster options: Design / Dark Theme / Plain background; Size Panorama (914×305 mm / 36"×12"); Size Standard (610×305 mm / 24"×12").
Boeing 717-200 Delta Air Lines
Registration: N977AT Type: 717-2BD Engines: 2 × RR BR715-A1-30 Serial Number: 55036 First flight: Apr 2002
Delta Air Lines, Inc., typically referred to as Delta, is one of the major airlines of the United States and a legacy carrier. Delta has nine hubs, with Atlanta being its largest in terms of total passengers and number of departures. Delta is the sixth-oldest operating airline by foundation date, and the oldest airline still operating in the United States. Delta Air Lines' history begins with the world's first aerial crop dusting operation called Huff Daland Dusters, Inc. The company was founded on March 2, 1925, in Macon, Georgia. Passenger operations began on June 17, 1929. Delta is one of the four founding members of the SkyTeam airline alliance.