Ticket Sales Growth

Delta Air Lines?f online ticket sales on its website for the March quarter grew 11% over the December quarter, a 64% increase over the same period last year.

Revenue from these ticket sales totaled $330 million, which is more than an 11% increase over the December 2001 quarter and more than 28% for the same period in 2000. These first quarter results set the pace for Delta to sell 15% of all tickets at by year end.

Steve Scheper, Delta`s managing director of e-Business, Business-to-Consumer, said, “Our customers have responded by migrating not only their purchases, but also many of their other interactions with Delta, such as checking flight status, booking SkyMiles award tickets, and printing boarding cards, to”