Pilots

»14,000 (0 on furlough)
» represented by ALPA
» contract amendable Sept 2022


News (updated Sept 10, 2017)

  • Launching IND-Paris in May 2018 with the B-767-300ER
  • Four cities then out of Paris: EWR, PHL, PIT, and IND
  • Delta’s first A-350 enters service Oct 30
  • A330-900NEO deliveries begin in 2019
  • Bombardier CS100 deliveries begin in Spring 2018
  • Taking delivery of five A350s by the end of the year
  • A350s configuration: 32 “Delta One” suites, 48 Premium Select seats, and 226 main cabin seats
  • The “Delta One suite” will progressively roll out on all 777s

Fleet

  • B-747-400: 4
  • B-777-200LR: 10
  • B-777-200ER: 8
  • A350-900: 2 (23 on order)
  • A330-900NEO: 0 (25 on order)
  • A330-300: 31
  • A330-200: 11
  • B-767-400ER: 21
  • B-767-300ER: 58
  • B-767-300: 3
  • B-757-300: 16
  • B-757-200: 100
  • B-737-900ER: 84 (46 on order)
  • B-737-800: 77
  • B-737-700: 10
  • A321: 25 (97 on order)
  • A320: 65
  • A319: 57
  • MD90: 63
  • MD88: 114
  • B-717-200: 91
  • CS10: 0 (75 on order)

Contract


Hiring – YES – updated April 22, 2017

Hiring up to 700 pilots in 2017.


HIRING BOX

First officer job page. Online application.

New-hire minimums: ATP written/1,500 TT/1,000 fixed-wing turbine/50 fixedwing multi-engine/four-year degree


New Hires: What to expect


Flying the Line


Demographics


 

Benefits


 

Health Insurance


 

Contract Nuggets


 

Minimum Retirements


 

Pilot Lingo


 

Jumpseating – CASS approved


Payscale