Delta Air Lines approves quarterly dividend

Delta Air Lines´ (NYSE: DAL) board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of USD 0.305 per share, the company said.

The dividend is payable to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Aug. 23, 2017 and will be paid on Sept. 13, 2017.

Delta Air Lines serves more than 180 million customers each year. In 2017, Delta was named to Fortune´s top 50 Most Admired companies in addition to being named the most admired airline for the sixth time in seven years.

Additionally, Delta has ranked No.1 in the Business Travel News Annual Airline survey for an unprecedented six consecutive years. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 334 destinations in 62 countries on six continents.

Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs more than 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 800 aircraft. The airline is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and participates in the industry´s transatlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia as well as a joint venture with Virgin Atlantic.