Delta Wants To Triple Presence in Seattle

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    Watching Delta's growth in Seattle over the past two years has been amazing. They've gone from only having a small presence at the airport, to having nearly a dozen longhaul international flights per day, plus a countless number of domestic flights as well. Of course this kind of growth took some dirty work -- specifically, the "Battle in Seattle" that they've been having with Alaska Airlines. When they first announced their international growth it was positioned as a partnership with Alaska, whereby Alaska would be providing the domestic feed for Delta's international flights. Little did Alaska know that Delta was just using them short term to facilitate growth, while long term Delta had plans to provide most of their domestic feed themselves. But it looks like Delta's current growth is just the beginning. Delta presently has 11 gates at SeaTac Airport, but is aiming for 30. The post Delta Wants To Triple Presence in Seattle appeared first on One Mile at a Time.

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