Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) today announced it has renewed its commitment to partnering with tour operator Certified Vacations with the signing of a long-term marketing agreement. ÊThis agreement extends an important, viable business relationship between the two companies, confirming that Certified Vacations will continue to manage the Delta Vacations brand product, as they have done successfully for more than 18 years.
“Over the last several months, we have invested a great deal of time reviewing the best available options for long-term tour-operator relationship in the industry,” said Lee Macenczak, Delta’s senior vice president of Sales & Distribution. Ê“We are confident that Certified Vacations will continue to do an outstanding job representing Delta.”
“We are proud to be extending our relationship with Delta Air Lines,” said Certified Vacations President Celeste Allen. Ê“As established companies in the travel industry, we share the same customer service philosophies: ÊWe provide a valuable vacation product, employ knowledgeable service representatives and use innovative technology that matches the best available vacation product to our customers’ needs.”
Customers can purchase a Delta Vacation package using any purchasing method they prefer - that may be via the World Wide Web at www.deltavacations.com, over the phone at 1-800-654-6559, or through their favorite travel agency.
As the official tour operator of Delta Air Lines, Delta Vacations takes full advantage of Delta`s expansive route structure to offer packages to over 120 destinations worldwide, including Florida, Las Vegas, California , Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, Mexico, and many other U.S. destinations. ÊNew vacation products for 2003 include Aruba, Curacao, St. Maarten/St. Martin, Turks and Caicos, Phoenix, and Walt Disney World Resort®. ÊPackages include round-trip air transportation, hotel accommodations, and ground transportation.
Delta Air Lines, the world’s second largest airline in terms of passengers carried and the leading U.S. carrier across the Atlantic, offers 5,643 flights each day to 438 destinations in 78 countries on Delta, Delta Express, Delta Shuttle, Delta Connection and Delta’s worldwide partners. Delta is a founding member of SkyTeam, a global airline alliance that provides customers with extensive worldwide destinations, flights and services. For more information, please go to delta.com.