Delta Win Best Airport Lounges

PRNewswire-FirstCall ATLANTA Nov. 20 :

Delta Air Lines` Crown Room Clubs have received the award for “Best
Airport Lounges” in the annual reader`s poll conducted by Business
Traveler magazine. To thank customers for business, Delta will host a
celebration next week in all 41 clubs and give away multiple prize
As part of the celebration, on Tuesday, November 25, the 100th customer to
enter the Crown Room Club in each of the 41 locations will receive gifts
including: a six-month extension to their current club membership, a
complimentary one-year subscription to Business Traveler magazine and an
array of other gifts. All club members and visitors will also enjoy
refreshments and giveaways. The carrier will also reward employees for a
job well done through a raffle of prizes.

“We`ve aggressively worked to make our Crown Room Clubs a haven in the
midst of the hustle and bustle of travel,” said Betty Hollan, general
manager of Customer Lounge Programs for Delta. “We thank our loyal members
for choosing our clubs as places where they can work or conduct personal
business, relax or just have a good time.”

For the 15th annual 2003 awards, nearly 3,000 Business Traveler
subscribers and seasoned travelers responded to its annual survey to rate
airlines, hotels and travel services in several categories.

“Our readers are road warriors, meaning they travel an average of two
months a year” said Eva Leonard, editor in chief for Business Traveler.
“They have discriminating tastes, and when an airline receives their
accolades, the traveling public can rely on their opinions.”


Delta Crown Room Club members and eligible SkyTeam customers, guests and
visitors enjoy a comfortable place to conduct business or just relax
before or between flights in 41 clubs in airports throughout the United
States, Europe and Latin America. With a variety of travel services
including personalized flight assistance, PGA TOUR(R) branded putting
greens, fully-stocked complimentary bars, Dasani(R) water bars, high-speed
WI-FI Internet access provided by T-Mobile HotSpot(R), free local
telephone calls, fax machines, satellite TV and more, Crown Room Club
amenities provide passengers a differentiated travel experience. Members
also have access to frequent traveler security lines in select U.S.
cities, and to Continental`s Presidents Club(R) and Northwest`s
WorldClub(R) in accordance with program rules. To learn more about Crown
Room Clubs or to become a member, visit or one of the
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
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 .

Terms & Conditions
This offer applies only to customers with a valid Crown Room Club
membership. Allow six to eight weeks for the six-month extension to be
added to your current membership. All Delta Crown Room Club rules and
conditions apply. You must be at least 21 years of age for club membership
or access. A complete list of the Crown Room Club terms and conditions and
house rules can be found at . Allow six to eight weeks
for activation of your Business Traveler magazine subscription.