Delta CEO Richard Anderson, President of Virgin Atlantic Richard Branson and Chief Commercial Officer of Virgin Atlantic Julie Southern Unveil Trans-Atlantic Joint Venture PR Newswire Dec. 11 WHO: Richard Anderson, CEO, Delta Air Lines Richard Branson, president, Virgin Atlantic Airways (via video) Julie Southern, chief commercial officer, Virgin Atlantic Airways WHAT: News conference discussing a trans-Atlantic joint venture between the two airlines WHEN: Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012 11:00 a.m. ET WHERE: The New York Palace Hotel The Holmes Room, 4^th Floor 455 Madison Avenue New York, NY 10022 (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090202/DELTALOGO ) Delta and Virgin Atlantic have formed a strategic alliance that will create an expanded trans-Atlantic network and enhanced benefits for customers traveling between the United States, Canada and Mexico and the United Kingdom. The agreement will result in 31 peak-day flights between the United Kingdom and North America including expanded service between New York and London, with a combined nine daily departures from John F. Kennedy International Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport. Delta will acquire a 49 percent stake in Virgin Atlantic, which will include three seats on Virgin Atlantic's board of directors. A conference line is available in listen-only mode. A video webcast is available and participants will be able to submit questions during the news conference. The news conference will begin promptly at 11 a.m. Participants in the conference bridge should begin calling at 10:55 a.m. Conference Bridge U.S. callers: 1-866-730-5764 International callers: http://www.btconferencing.com/globalaccess/?bid=75_public Participant Passcode: 56656117 Webcast: http://www.media-server.com/m/p/6ws7w4x6 CONTACT: Delta Corporate Communications +1-404-715-2554 news.delta.com Virgin Atlantic Corporate Communications +1-203-750-2570 /PRNewswire -- Dec. 11, 2012/ SOURCE Delta Air Lines Website: http://www.delta.com
Delta CEO Richard Anderson, President of Virgin Atlantic Richard Branson and Chief Commercial Officer of Virgin Atlantic Julie
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