Delta Airlines was founded by C.E Woolman when he bought Huff Daland Dusters a commercial agricultural flying company. In 1929 Delta operated its first passenger flights. It started evolving and began passenger service in the 1930s, during the 1940s it officially became Delta Airlines Inc. Through the years Delta was expanding and growing by entering the computer and jet age as well as expanding its services and routes. In the 1990s Delta purchased Pan Am and became one of the founding members of the Sky Team which is a joint venture with Air france-KLM and Alitalia. It also acquired Northwest in the 2000s.
Delta Airlines, now, has its headquarters in Atlanta and has more than 80,000 employees world wide. It serves more than 160 million customers each year and has more than 700 aircrafts. Delta provides its customers more than 13,000 daily flights with hubs in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Cincinnati, Detroit, Memphis, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York-JFK, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City and Tokyo-Narita.
At delta.com you can book a flight, find a hotel, rent a car or choose from the vacation packages, deals and offers available. For example if you want to book a trip, state from which airport to which airport you are going, the departure and return dates, how many travellers are travelling and your choice of cabin. Click on find flights and you will get a wide selection of flights to choose from. Review your trip and purchase it by entering your personal information, followed by your payment and billing information and then you will be ready to fly.