Delta Airlines has released the following statistics relating to online ticket sales in 2000 and the figures are very encouraging for e-travel.
5% of Delta ticket sales were made online, totalling 2.5 million with net revenue of $775 million. (1999 - 930,000 sold, $290 million revenue).
Delta registered 1.5 million new users last year (575,000 in 1999) with the highest daily sale of over $5 million.
Record weekly sale in 2000 was almost $20 million.