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Delta Air Lines

Atlanta, GA

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QUICKTAKE
  • Delta pilots rejected contract TA 65% to 35% with 97% voting
  • NEW tentative agreement to be voted on by 12/1/16. Provides pay increases of 18% for 2016 (fully retroactive), 3% 2017, 3% 2018, 4% 2019.
  • Entire domestic fleet equipped with Wi-Fi and int’l fleet by mid-2016
  • Ordered 75 CS100s from Bombardier, with an option for 50 more and possible change to CS300. Deliveries start in Spring 2018
  • 5 recently acquired B752s enter service in 2016
  • 5 additional A330-300 deliveries through 2017 for a total of 31
  • Purchasing 3 additional (Blue1) B717s for a total of 91
  • 739ERs deliveries continue through 2019 for a total of 120
  • 45 A321s to be delivered in 2016-2018
  • Ordered 37 more A321's for a total of 82
  • 25 A350-900s deliveries begin in 2017
  • 25 A330neos deliveries start in 2019 replacing B763ERs
  • 18 B788s service entry in 2020
  • Owns an oil refinery outside of PHL
  • Delta is a founding member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance
  • IATA code: DL; ICAO code: DAL
  • ATC callsign: "Delta"
  • This page last updated: November 14, 2016 (Pilots, Hiring) 
PILOTS
Total: 13658
Active: 13658
Furloughed: 0
UNION
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FLEET
A319: 57
A332: 11
A333: 29
B764ER: 21
B772ER: 8
B772LR: 10
B752: 106
MD90: 65
A320: 69
MD88: 116
B744: 8
B753: 16
B738: 73
B767: 12
B763ER: 58
A321: 10
B717: 91
B737: 10
B739ER: 66
B757-200 VIP: 5
DOMICILES
LAX
MSP
NYC
SEA
SLC
ATL
DTW
CVG
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

Apply online

Expected to hire 1,100 pilots for 2017

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 767-4 757 767 737-8 737-9 737-7 A319 A320 MD88 MD90 717 DC9 CRJ900 EMB190
12   270 270 260 255 255 226 226 218 218 217 209 209 206 206 195 195 139 139
11   268 268 257 253 253 224 224 215 216 215 208 208 203 203 194 194 138 138
10   266 266 255 251 251 222 222 214 215 214 206 206 201 201 192 192 137 137
9   264 264 253 250 250 219 219 212 213 212 205 205 199 199 191 191 136 136
8   262 262 251 248 248 218 218 210 211 210 203 203 197 197 189 189 135 135
7   260 260 249 246 246 216 216 209 210 209 201 201 196 196 188 188 134 134
6   258 258 247 244 244 214 214 207 208 207 200 200 194 194 186 186 133 133
5   256 256 245 242 242 213 213 206 206 206 198 198 192 192 185 185 132 132
4   254 254 243 240 240 211 211 204 205 204 197 197 191 191 184 184 131 131
3   252 252 241 238 238 209 209 202 203 202 195 195 189 189 182 182 130 130
2   250 250 239 236 236 207 207 201 202 201 194 194 187 187 181 181 129 129
1   248 270 237 234 234 206 206 199 200 199 192 192 186 186 179 179 128 128
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

Most Junior Captain ATL (MD88): Aug 2015 
Most Junior Captain JFK (MD88): Jun 2016

Future contractual pay raises: 2015 (3%), 2016 (18%), 2017 (3%), 2018 (3%), 2019 (4%)

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:

Profit sharing

Mandatory retirements:

2016: 99 (from 1 Sept to EOY)
2017: 308
2018: 403
2019: 468
2020: 553
2021: 767

Projected Retirement Numbers (Feb 2016):

2016: 189
2017: 267
2018: 377
2019: 471
2020: 566
2021: 772
2022: 830
2023: 790
2024: 791
2025: 711
2026: 608
2027: 513
2028: 507
2029: 511
2030: 541
2031: 476
2032: 424
2033: 356
2034: 302
2035: 260
2036: 256
2037: 227
2038: 203
2039: 159
2040: 178