Delta Grand Sponsorship of AIDS Walk Atlanta

17th Oct 2003

PRNewswire-FirstCall ATLANTA Oct. 17 :

Delta Air Lines today announced that it is the Grand Sponsor of the 13th
Annual AIDS Walk Atlanta being held Sunday, Oct. 19, 2003, in Piedmont
Park. This year`s landmark support exceeds $100,000 and includes Delta
employee donations.
Delta`s sponsorship continues the airline`s hometown commitment and its
efforts to support the communities where its customers and employees work
and live. This year, more than 350 Delta employees, along with their
family and friends, will participate as walkers.

“Delta is honored to align with such a committed organization like AIDS
Walk Atlanta, because we`re helping provide critically needed support to
our hometown community,” said Tom Slocum, Delta`s senior vice president of
Corporate Communications and event chairperson. “Delta has a long history
of support for AIDS Walk Atlanta. Over the past three years, Delta has
made more than $150,000 in monetary and in-kind contributions, of which
$84,000 was comprised of Atlanta-based employee donations.”

Delta will hand out towels to all walk participants. Also, during the
day`s festivities, walkers and attendees may register at the Delta tent
for a chance to win 5,000 bonus miles under the Delta SkyMiles program and
pose for a complimentary picture taken by roving photographers through
Delta`s Click- it(TM) program. Patrons will receive an access card to view
and download their photos online at .
Delta Air Lines, the world`s second largest airline in terms of passengers
carried and the leading U.S. carrier across the Atlantic, offers 6,130
flights each day to 453 destinations in 82 countries on Delta, Song, 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 .

Terms and Conditions:
No purchase required. Promotion is open to all U.S. residents 18 years or
older. Employees of Delta Air Lines and affiliated agencies and their
families are not eligible. Enter by printing your name, address and phone
number on a Delta baggage tag (provided at point of entry). Winners will
be drawn at random at the conclusion of the event. Participants need not
be present to win. Odds of winning depend on number of entries. Prizes are
not transferable and not redeemable for cash. Award ticket reservations
for use of bonus miles are subject to availability and certain
restrictions apply. This promotion is subject to all federal, state and
local laws and regulations, and is void where prohibited by law. A list of
winners may be obtained by sending a request prior to January 31, 2004 to
“SkyMiles Winners List” c/o ignition Inc. 512 Means St. Suite 200,
Atlanta, GA 30318.



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