Delta Airlines celebrates 85 years in Shreveport. Today the Shreveport Regional Airport hosted a ceremony for its service in the area. Delta began service in 1929 with its original route to Dallas, Shreveport, Monroe, and Jackson. It is the largest carrier in the area.. serving more than 200-thousand passengers. Starting in July..Delta will roll out its Boeing 717 to begin daily non-stop trips to Atlanta.
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