Delta - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/cat/Delta Stories from The Salt Lake Tribune &copy; 2014 The Associated Press, The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our privacy policy: http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy. en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Airlines on alert as eruption begins in Iceland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58329215-79/eruption-iceland-ash-volcano.html.csp Reykjavik, Iceland • Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano burst forth with a small eruption Saturday under the ice of Europe’s largest glacier, scientists said, prompting the country to close airspace over the area. Thousands of small earthquakes have rattled the volcano, located deep beneath the Vatnajokull glacier, in the last week. Icelandic Meteorological Office vulcanologist Melissa Pfeffer said Saturday that seismic data indicated that an eruption had begun, with magma from the volcano melting ic... Reykjavik, Iceland • Iceland’s Bardarbunga volcano burst forth with a small eruption Saturday under the ice of Europe’s largest glacier, scientists said, prompting the country to close airspace over the area. Thousands of small earthquakes have rattled the volcano, located deep beneath the Vatnajokull glacier, in the last week. Icelandic Meteorological Office vulcanologist Melissa Pfeffer said Saturday that seismic data indicated that an eruption had begun, with magma from the volcano melting ic... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 58329215@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 15:57:02 MDT U.S. airlines running behind schedule so far in 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58272122-79/airlines-flights-june-percent.html.csp More U.S. flights arrived late in June than the month before, continuing a string of poor performances by the nation’s airlines. The government says that in the first six months of the year, the rate of late flights was the highest since 2008 and cancellations were the highest since 2000. The U.S. Department of Transportation said Thursday that among airlines reporting figures, 71.8 percent of flights arrived on time in June, down from 76.9 percent the month before and 71.9 percent in June 2013.... More U.S. flights arrived late in June than the month before, continuing a string of poor performances by the nation’s airlines. The government says that in the first six months of the year, the rate of late flights was the highest since 2008 and cancellations were the highest since 2000. The U.S. Department of Transportation said Thursday that among airlines reporting figures, 71.8 percent of flights arrived on time in June, down from 76.9 percent the month before and 71.9 percent in June 2013.... 58272122@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 12:34:02 MDT Delta reports rise in key July revenue figure http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58259410-79/percent-delta-airline-july.html.csp Atlanta • Delta Air Lines Inc. said Monday that passengers flew more and paid higher average prices than a year ago, indicating that there has been no let-up in solid demand for air travel. Delta said that a key revenue figure rose 3 percent last month compared with July 2013. The increase in passenger revenue for every seat flown one mile indicated that the airline was able to fill a few more seats and charge higher average fares. The airline predicted that the revenue figure would rise by betw... Atlanta • Delta Air Lines Inc. said Monday that passengers flew more and paid higher average prices than a year ago, indicating that there has been no let-up in solid demand for air travel. Delta said that a key revenue figure rose 3 percent last month compared with July 2013. The increase in passenger revenue for every seat flown one mile indicated that the airline was able to fill a few more seats and charge higher average fares. The airline predicted that the revenue figure would rise by betw... 58259410@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 11:56:02 MDT