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Delta Air Lines

Atlanta, GA

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QUICKTAKE

  • Acquiring Southwest Airlines' entire fleet of 88 B717s
  • Ordered 100 B737-900ERs for delivery 2013-2018 to replace some B757-200, B767-300, & A320 aircraft
  • 25 A330NEOs and 25 A350-900s on order. A 350s deliveries begin in 2017 and A330NEOs in 2019.
  • All fleets have Jeppesen Airside Service; no pilot flight kits required
  • Windows 8 tablet EFBs beginning disbursed 7/14. All fleets are expected to be complete by the end of 2014
  • Equipping int'l fleet with Wi-Fi
  • Delta is a founding member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance
  • Owns a oil refinery outside of PHL
  • IATA code: DL; ICAO code: DAL
  • ATC callsign: "Delta"
  • Delta ordered 10 A330-300 to be delivered starting 2015 and 45 A321 to be delivered in 2016
  • Delta is authorized to hire 622 pilots in 2014 and to continue hiring 50 per month through April 2015
  • A 757-200 (painted in retro colors) and DC9-50 are now on display at the Delta Museum.
  •  As of 1/9/15 ships on property are as follows: 737-900ER- 31, 717- 52, and 747-400- 13
  • Currently hiring approx. 120 per month (2 classes of 55-65 each).
  • This page last updated: May 22, 2015 (Fleet)
PILOTS
Total: 12430
Active: 12430
Furloughed: 0
UNION
ALPA

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FLEET
737-700: 10
747-400: 16
777-200LR: 10
777-200ER: 8
A330-300: 21
A330-200: 11
767-400ER: 21
767-300: 16
767-300ER: 58
757-200: 106
757-300: 16
737-800: 73
MD90: 65
A320: 69
MD88: 117
A319: 57
717: 60
737-900ER: 40
DOMICILES
ATL
CVG
DTW
LAX
MSP
NYC
SEA
SLC
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Hiring approximately 300 pilots through the end of 2014.

After pool of furlough bypass pilots is emptied, 50 pilots/month through early 2014, and about 20/month through September 2014.

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JUMPSEATS
List at ticket counter or gate. Unlimited jumpseats, domestic and international for reciprocal carriers. CASS participant.

Delta Air Lines PAYSCALES

CAPTAIN PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  777 747-4 787 A330 767-4 757 767 737-9 737-7 737-8 A319 A320 MD88 MD90 717 DC9 CRJ900 EMB190
12   270 270 260 255 255 226 226 218 217 217 209 209 206 206 195 195 139 139
11   268 268 257 253 253 224 224 216 215 215 208 208 203 203 194 194 138 138
10   266 266 255 251 251 222 222 215 214 214 206 206 201 201 192 192 137 137
9   264 264 253 250 250 219 219 213 212 212 205 205 199 199 191 191 136 136
8   262 262 251 248 248 218 218 211 210 210 203 203 197 197 189 189 135 135
7   260 260 249 246 246 216 216 210 209 209 201 201 196 196 188 188 134 134
6   258 258 247 244 244 214 214 208 207 207 200 200 194 194 186 186 133 133
5   256 256 245 242 242 213 213 206 206 206 198 198 192 192 185 185 132 132
4   254 254 243 240 240 211 211 205 204 204 197 197 191 191 184 184 131 131
3   252 252 241 238 238 209 209 203 202 202 195 195 189 189 182 182 130 130
2   250 250 239 236 236 207 207 202 201 201 194 194 187 187 181 181 129 129
1   248 270 237 234 234 206 206 200 199 199 192 192 186 186 179 179 128 128
FIRST OFFICER PAY SCALE (Hourly)
Year
  777 747-4 787 A330 767-4 757 767 737-7 737-8 737-9 A319 A320 MD88 MD90 717 DC9 CRJ900 EMB190
12   185 185 177 174 174 155 155 149 149 149 143 143 140 140 133 133 95 95
11   183 183 175 173 173 153 153 148 148 148 142 142 139 139 132 132 94 94
10   181 181 174 171 171 151 151 146 146 146 140 140 137 137 131 131 94 94
9   179 179 171 169 169 148 148 144 144 144 138 138 135 135 129 129 92 92
8   177 177 169 167 167 147 147 143 143 143 137 137 133 133 128 128 91 91
7   173 173 166 163 163 144 144 139 139 139 134 134 130 130 125 125 89 89
6   168 168 161 159 159 140 140 136 136 136 130 130 127 127 122 122 87 87
5   164 164 157 155 155 136 136 132 132 132 127 127 123 123 119 119 85 85
4   160 160 154 151 151 133 133 129 129 129 124 124 120 120 116 116 83 83
3   157 157 150 148 148 130 130 126 126 126 121 121 117 117 113 113 81 81
2   134 134 128 126 126 111 111 107 107 108 104 104 100 100 97 97 70 70
1   70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70 70

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PAY NOTES

Monthly guarantee: 65 hours
Reserve guarantee: ALV (Average Line Value) - 2 hrs.

International Override Pay:
$6.50/hr Capt
$4.50/hr FO

Junior Captain: NYC M88, Jan 2008

Future contractual pay raises: 2015 (3%)

PER DIEM

$2.10/hr (dom)
$2.60/hr (intl)

RETIREMENT

401K:

All pilots now get 15% contribution to 401k. No matching.

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund:

Premerger NWA: frozen/Premerger DAL: none/12%

Other:

As of 12/31/13, contributions to the former NWA pilots targeted Defined Benefit Plan stop. Further, the Delta Pilot Defined Contribution Plan rolls into the DPSP, Delta Pilots Savings Plan (defined contribution type plan). DAL contributes 15% to the DPSP beginning 1/1/14.

Profit sharing

Mandatory retirements:
2013 - 56
2014 - 121
2015 - 169
2016 - 225
2017 - 286
2018 - 415
2019 - 513
2020 - 602
2021 - 789
2022 - 851
2023 - 809
2024 - 805
2025 - 713
2026 - 610
2027 - 514