Month: January 2014

Delta to Invest more than $770 million to upgrade cabin on domestic Boeing 757-200, 737-800, Airbus A319 and A320 Fleet

Delta to Invest more than $770 million to upgrade cabin on domestic Boeing 757-200, 737-800, Airbus A319 and A320 Fleet

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Delta to Invest more than $770 million to upgrade cabin on domestic Boeing 757-200, 737-800, Airbus A319 and A320 Fleet  Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) announced on January 8th 2014 that it was launching a massive $770 million program to re-equip the interior cabin of its domestic single-aisle fleet. This move is geared towards a more efficiency utilization of space inside the aircraft will ultimately provide dual benefits of adding seating capacity while enhancing passenger’s comfort. Targets of the cabin refit are some 49 Boeing 752-200 aircraft, 57 Airbus A319, 69 Airbus A320 along with 43 Boeing 737-800. According to the Associated Press, the 757-200 will be permitted to fly with nineteen more seats, the A319 six more and the A320 ten more.  The scope of passengers’ amenities that will