Delta Air Lines is celebrating the 100th anniversary of flight and
thanking its Atlanta customers for their business between Dec. 15 and Dec.
19, 2003. The hometown airline will celebrate with customers onboard 100
select flights and at Hartsfield- Jackson Atlanta International Airport
through special events, gifts and festivities.
On Dec. 17, 1903, the Wright brothers` first successful flight took place
in Kitty Hawk, NC, at 10:35 a.m. and lasted 12 seconds, traveling 120
feet. To celebrate this momentous occasion, Delta flight attendants will
present special gifts and make celebratory on-board announcements on 100
select Delta flights on Wednesday, Dec. 17. Additionally, Delta will:
- Offer one day of free parking to Atlanta SkyMiles members between
Dec. 15 and Dec. 19 at Park `N Fly Plus, located at 2525 Camp Creek
Parkway. Customers must show a Delta SkyMiles Credit Card, SkyMiles
membership card or other travel documentation with a SkyMiles number.
- Treat Atlanta SkyMiles members to free valet parking at Lenox and
Perimeter malls between Dec. 13 and 24. Holiday shoppers must present
their Delta SkyMiles Credit Card by American Express, SkyMiles
membership card or other Delta travel documentation with a SkyMiles
number to parking attendants.
- Invite customers flying through Atlanta to use new complimentary
electronic charging stations and massage chairs on Delta`s concourses.
Stations include power outlets to charge laptops, cellular phones and
other electronic devices.
- Distribute coupons for $1 off Coca-Cola(R) products and a complimentary
weekday issue of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, USA TODAY or Wall
Street Journal redeemable at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International
“This anniversary is an historic milestone for the aviation industry.
Delta is excited about celebrating with our Atlanta customers,” said Lem
Wimbish, vice president of Airport Customer Service, Atlanta. “We are
committed to our hometown, and this is a great way for our 28,000 Atlanta-
based employees to recognize the community and travelers that mean so much
Delta Air Lines, the world`s second largest airline in terms of passengers
carried and the leading U.S. carrier across the Atlantic, offers 6,362
flights each day to 458 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 visit delta.com.
TERMS & CONDITIONS:
Free valet parking at Lenox Square Mall and Perimeter Mall is only
available on weekends during mall hours Dec. 13 - Dec. 21 as well as Dec.
22, Dec. 23 and Dec. 24, 2003.
Eligibility for free day of parking at Park `N Fly Plus valid only when
you enter and leave the lot between Dec. 15 - Dec. 19, 2003. Eligible only
for Park `N Fly Plus at 2525 Camp Creek Parkway.