Facing questions about signatures, union delays bid to represent Delta flight attendants

...The machinists' union has dropped an election among Delta Air Lines flight attendants after questions were raised about...campaigned against the union.Shares of Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines Inc. fell 49 cents to close at $41.76. They have...

Delta deal shouldn't affect Volvo: Deal

...Cars and other industrial prospects shouldn't be afraid of losing tax breaks as political retribution just because Delta Air Lines lost its fuel sales-tax exemption, Gov. Nathan Deal said Wednesday.Georgia is competing with South Carolina...

Report gives US airlines lower marks across the board

...Virgin America led the rankings. The niche airline with a limited route network was followed by Hawaiian Airlines and Delta Air Lines.Among other findings in the report:-LATENESS: The percentage of flights that arrived on time fell to 76.2...

Delta's 1Q profit rises on more traffic, lower fuel prices

DALLAS - Delta Air Lines Inc. said Wednesday that first-quarter profit more than tripled as passengers flew more and jet fuel prices fell from a year...

Feds unlikely to help Ga. road woes, Isakson says

...tax on gasoline and diesel, adds fees for electric vehicles and hotel stays while also eliminating tax breaks for Delta Air Lines and the buyers of electric cars. A major reason Deal and other supporters have given for the state legislation is...

Georgia House Speaker says no vote for 'religious freedom' bill that became flashpoint

...questioned what the bill could add to constitutional protection for religion.Top Georgia businesses, including Delta Air Lines, Home Depot and UPS, loudly opposed a tougher measure last session but stayed quiet this year while focusing on...

Governor says he will sign transportation funding proposal

...Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. The break had benefited one of the state's largest companies, Delta Air Lines, and other airlines.Local governments largely were left untouched, except for a $3 cap on the maximum price at...

Delta Air Lines posts profit of $1.37 billion

MINNEAPOLIS - Delta Air Lines made more than a billion dollars in the third quarter as more passengers...Its cost for jet fuel fell 5 percent to $2.97 per gallon.Delta Air Lines Inc. began paying a dividend during the quarter.

Delta Air Lines buys refinery in bid to cut its fuel bill by $300 million

Delta Air Lines said Monday that it will buy a refinery near Philadelphia in the hope...refinery would cover about 80 percent of its U.S. jet fuel needs.Delta Air Lines Inc. burned almost 3.9 billion gallons of jet fuel last year at a cost...

Delta Air Lines buying regional commuter Comair

CINCINNATI -- Delta Air Lines said Monday it is buying the rest of regional commuter Comair for about $1.8 billion to better coordinate the airlines' flight...