Enter to win copies of various entertainment sets from Delta’s Sky Magazine.
Not even 8 hours post-delta platinum medallion status, and they’ve already screwed me. A fine way to treat years of loyalty.
It is alleged that over 150 guns and ammunition were smuggled in carry-on bags onto at least 20 flights from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport by a former Delta employee, Mark Quentin Henry, with the assistance of a current (now former) Delta baggage handler, Eugene Harvey. CNN reports that: The breakup of a gun smuggling ring … Read More
Engadget is reporting that due to a security flaw, Delta passengers are able to access strangers’ boarding passes! TSA says essentially not to worry, since passengers with wrong boarding documents won’t be able to get passed the TSA agents. Really? You can read the whole story, written by John Coluccci, here. HT to my friend … Read More
I have two nice new leather (or really good imitation leather) passport holders to give away. They are promotional items from Delta. They are embossed with the Delta emblem, so if you’re a Delta person, you’ll really love this item. If you’re not a Delta person, it’s still nice. If you would like one of … Read More
I’ve noticed that, every email I get from an airline or hotel group recently speaks of enhancements, which, upon reflection, is anything but an enhancement. So, today, just seeing the subject line of the Delta email I received this morning, 7 Things to Look Forward to, made me laugh. Or cringe. This is the list. … Read More
When Delta had the pop-up skyclub in SoHo, NYC, I was given a number of 10%-off coupons. Most recently, I used one of these on a Mileage Run from NYC-HNL. I saved $63. Details are: Travel must be completed by 12/31/13. Discount may be used for 2 passengers on a single purchase. Travel is valid … Read More
Last week, I went to Maine to visit Mount Desert Island and to run an Ultra Marathon on Great Cranberry Island. Both Won’t Run for Miles and I booked an award ticket on Delta: 25,000 miles for New York City (LGA) to Bangor, Maine (BGR). We were supposed to travel on July 23rd, but that … Read More
I’m not one to review every airport lounge I visit, as frankly, I don’t see that there is usually that much to write about. I have some olives, a glass of wine and use the wi-fi. OK, great. But there was a lot of hype surrounding the new Delta Sky Club, at Terminal 4 at … Read More
Please note: This post was originally made on May 27, 2013 on willrunformiles.com, but has since been reposted after the move of this blog to first2board.com. In the time since the original post was made, the Delta Airlines social media team has contacted me in effort to rectify the situation, and the author thanks them … Read More