Delta Air Lines expands its First Class seating on its domestic fleet

Delta Air Lines (Atlanta) is expanding the First Class cabin on more than 60 percent of its mainline domestic fleet by approximately 350 aircraft.

Specific aircraft enhancements:

 

Aircraft Number  Currently in Fleet First Class Seats Before Upgrade First Class Seats After Upgrade Completion Date
CRJ-700*** 66 0 9 Completed
MD-90 19 12 16 Second Quarter 2011
MD-88 117 14 16 Fourth Quarter 2011
Boeing 767-300* 14 24 30 Second Quarter 2011
Boeing 757-200** 134 24 28 Second Quarter 2013

 

*Domestic; ** Fleet average seats; ***Operated by Delta Connection carriers Atlantic Southeast Airlines, Comair and SkyWest.

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