Vinay Dube, Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific, Delta Airlines explains that Delta's 49% stake in Virgin Atlantic will not shift focus away from Asia to transatlantic routing. He says Heathrow Airport will be more of an end point rather than a European hub.
A Delta-Virgin Atlantic alliance brings added benefits for frequent fliers.
Nicholas Ionides, Vice President, Public Affairs, Singapore Airlines says that now is an opportune time to sell its stake in Virgin Atlantic. He says the investment has underperformed but SIA will still book a profit from the sale.
Delta Air Lines agreed to buy a 49 percent stake in Virgin Atlantic, creating a joint venture that would expand Delta's access to London's Heathrow Airport and increase competition in the lucrative transatlantic market.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest detail on Delta's 49 percent stake in Virgin and what it means for business travelers.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest details of the $360 million deal and what it means for Delta and air travelers in general.
Here are some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Delta Air Lines CEO Richard Anderson weighs in on his company's decision to purchase a 49 percent stake in Virgin Atlantic.
Delta Air Lines is officially buying a 49 percent stake in Virgin Atlantic for $360 million. CNBC's Phil LeBeau breaks down the terms of the deal.
Delta is buying a 49 percent stake in Virgin, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau. And the company will retain its name, for now.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports Delta is preparing to invest $360 million to acquire a 49 percent stake in Virgin Atlantic.
Some airline fees, such as premium seats and in-flight Wi-Fi, may be worth the cost.
Airlines and airports improve amenities for long-haul international travelers as demand booms.
A deal may be in the works involving two of the best known airlines, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Take a look at some of Monday's morning movers.
Delta Air Lines has held recent talks to buy a 49 percent stake in British carrier Virgin Atlantic that is currently held by Singapore Airlines, two people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.
Airline frequent flier accounts can expire without activity over a certain timeframe. But get them back (for a fee).
Two years into the merger with Continental, United still grapples with problems causing headaches for passengers and employees alike.
Have you ever thought about what happens to your valuable frequent flier miles when you die? Here's a rundown of airline policies and tips for planning your "mileage estate."
From snapping fingers at the cabin crew to stuffing too many bags in overhead bins, a new travel study reveals fliers' habits that annoy staff and passengers alike.