The airline previously announced it would require staff and passengers to wear face covers.
Delta CEO Ed Bastian said he doesn't believe any U.S. airlines will go out of business.
Delta Air Lines Inc will keep planes no more than 60% full through at least July, adding more flights to its schedule than demand would usually justify.
Delta Air Lines will begin flying some of its major routes in June that were put on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic.
United Airlines reportedly told staff it needs only 3,000 of its 25,000 flight attendants in June as the coronavirus outbreak continues to crush demand for air travel.
U.S. officials are preparing to begin checking passengers' temperatures at roughly a dozen airports as soon as next week, according to people familiar with the matter.
Delta Air Lines moved to retire its Boeing Co 777 fleet and reduce its pilot ranks on Thursday as it joins other airlines wrestling with the need to shrink their operations to match reduced air travel due to the coronavirus crisis.
The air carrier's decision to retire the 18 Boeing jets comes shortly after it announced that it would retire its fleet of aging single-aisle MD-90 aircraft.
The top three U.S. airlines have told their flight attendants not to force passengers to comply with a new policy requiring face coverings, just encourage them to do so, according to employee policies reviewed by Reuters.
The Department of Transportation warned airlines against "unfair or deceptive" refund policies after receiving a record number of complaints from customers during the coronavirus pandemic.
Delta Air Lines announced it will temporarily cut service to 10 U.S. airports as the coronavirus has slowed travel worldwide.
COVID-19 is forcing airlines to change the way Americans fly.
Travel is down 90 poercent from a year ago, but in some cases, airlines are creating the crowds by canceling other flights and packing passengers on the few remaining planes.
Delta Air Lines confirms it is not selling middle seats after a customer reached out for policy clarification during the coronavirus.
The carrier’s stock has dropped 50 percent in the last three months.
Berkshire Hathaway sold its entire stakes in the four largest U.S. airlines in April, Chairman Warren Buffett said Saturday.
TSA screened a record-number of flight passengers on Friday since travel restrictions went into place in March
Several airlines are requiring passengers wear face masks or coverings to use their service during the coronavirus pandemic.
Delta Air Lines Inc and Frontier Airlines said on Thursday they will require passengers to wear facial coverings on U.S. flights
Passenger screenings have been climbing since their mid-April lows.