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Delta Air Lines

Atlanta, GA

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QUICKTAKE
  • The pilots of Delta Air Lines, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l (ALPA), The agreement is effective through December 31, 2019. 
  • Entire domestic fleet equipped with Wi-Fi. Pilots each getting an iPad Pro beginning 2018. 
  • A321 Fleet is 42 in service. Latest A/C N342DN. Also we currently have 14,489 pilots.
  • Ordered 75 Bombardier CS100s, +50 options and amendable to CS300. Delivery start delayed until subsidy case resolved. 
  • Hearing scheduled Feb 1, 2018. 737-9009ER deliveries continue through 2019 for a total of 120 
  • 122 A321CEO being delivered at 2-3 per month until 2020.
  • 25 A330-900 NEO deliveries start 2019 
  • 15 A350-900 deliveries started 2017, 10 deferred 
  • Just ordered 100 A321NEOs and 100 Options. Deliveries begin in 2020.
  • Owns and operates Trainer Refinery under Monroe Energy Subsidiary 
  • Delta is a founding member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance 
  • 10 350's postponed by 2 to 3 years. 30 extra. 321 order on June 20th at Paris Air Show.
  • IATA code: DL; ICAO code: 
  • DAL ATC callsign: "Delta" 
  • Hired 1069 in 2017. 
  • This page last updated: July 19, 2018
PILOTS
Total: 14600
Active: 14600
Furloughed: 0
UNION
ALPA
FLEET
A319: 57
A320: 69
A321: 42
A332: 11
A333: 29
A350: 2
B717: 91
B737: 10
B738: 73
B739ER: 130
B752: 106
B753: 16
B757-200 VIP: 5
B763ER: 58
B764ER: 21
B767: 6
B772ER: 8
B772LR: 10
MD88: 116
MD90: 65
DOMICILES
LAX
MSP
NYC
SEA
SLC
ATL
DTW
CVG
HIRING
Is Hiring?: Yes

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Total hired for 2017: 1,069

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

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PAY NOTES

Monthly guarantee: 65 hours
Reserve guarantee: ALV (Average Line Value) - 2 hrs. (72 hrs min./80 hrs max.)

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

Entry Level Pilot Pay: 

2018: $4,895.38/month

2019: $5,091.20/month


Most Junior Captain ATL (MD88): Oct 2016 
Most Junior Captain JFK (B717): Feb 2016

Profit sharing:

Pool is 10% of company profits under $2.5B plus 20% over $2.5B, split pro-rata between all eligible employees

Pilot payout was 15.1% of eligible earnings in 2017

2019: 4%

PER DIEM

2018:

$2.45/hr (dom)
$2.90/hr (intl)

RETIREMENT

401K:

None.

401K Matching: Yes

A/B Fund:

16% company contribution 

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

Other:

Projected Retirement Numbers (12/2017): 

2018: 353 
2019: 448 
2020: 549 
2021: 751 
2022: 822 
2023: 783 
2024: 784 
2025: 711 
2026: 611 
2027: 515 
2028: 509 
2029: 521 
2030: 556 
2031: 485 
2032: 438 
2033: 373 
2034: 339 
2035: 297 
2036: 302 
2037: 282 
2038: 282 
2039: 227 
2040: 260 

>http://news.delta.com/delta-expand-airbus-a321-200-aircraft-order-defer-10-a350-deliveries>http://atwonline.com/paris-air-show-2017/delta-orders-10-more-airbus-a321ceos