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Aug. 3 - Delta Sets New Record for Customers in July 2018

Brunswick Business Journal Staff Report
August 3, 2018 - Delta Air Lines carried 18.3 million customers across its global network last month setting a new record for the company.    
Other operating highlights include:
  • Signing an agreement with WestJet that, after regulatory approval, will create a transborder joint venture serving more than 30 cities, covering over 95 percent of U.S.-Canadian demand. 
  • Declaring a fifth annual dividend increase beginning in the September quarter of $0.35 per share, an increase of 15 percent over previous levels.
  • Thanking Georgia Governor Deal for his suspension of the state sales tax on jet fuel.
  • Announcing five more trans-Pacific routes to feature Delta One suites and Delta Premium Select seating beginning with Minneapolis to Tokyo in November.

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