Apple Pay available on Delta app

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) said its customers can now book and pay for flights via Apple Pay, using the latest version of the Fly Delta app.

Delta said it is now the first US based airline to allow its customers to purchase their tickets using Apple Pay, making the booking process even faster and easier than ever before for iPhone users.

Delta Air Lines serves more than 170 million customers each year. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs nearly 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 700 aircraft.