Continuing to deepen its ties to Atlanta, Delta (NYSE: DAL) will serve as the Official Airline of the Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta United and Mercedes-Benz Stadium, the new home of the Falcons and Atlanta United, for the next five years through the 2021 season, the company said.
These new partnerships add to the airline´s already impressive sponsorship roster, including the Atlanta Hawks and a longstanding partnership with the Atlanta Braves. This latest announcement makes Delta official partners of all the city´s major professional sports teams, affirming its status as Atlanta´s hometown airline.
As a part of the agreement with Mercedes-Benz Stadium, the South Champions Club in the new stadium has been named the Delta Sky360Ë Club. The 25,000-square foot club is located on the field level and will allow club patrons constant access to the field throughout the game. The club is on the away sideline for Falcons games and the home sideline for all Atlanta United matches.
Delta Air Lines serves more than 180 million customers each year. It offers customers more than 15,000 daily flights, with key hubs and markets including Amsterdam, Atlanta, Boston, Detroit, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New York-JFK and LaGuardia, London-Heathrow, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City, Seattle, Seoul, and Tokyo-Narita.