Soupthansa From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR: Posted (11 years 11 months 2 weeks 5 days 19 hours ago) and read 2657 times:
On June 17, 1929 Delta started passenger service from Dallas, Texas to
Jackson, Mississippi with stops at Shreveport and Monroe, Louisiana.
On June 17, 1979 Delta started Atlanta - Frankfurt nonstop service with L-1011s.
On June 17, 2003 Delta flies from Dallas to Jackson via ASA CRJs.
Monroe and Shreveport have lost Delta mainline service while DFW
has lost 2/3 of it's mainline service. Jackson is still served with
5 nonstops to Atlanta.
C.E. Woolman started the operation as a crop dusting operation.