National Geographic : 1978 Aug
Delta is an airline run by professionals. Like Captain FrankMoynahan, a 28-year Delta / LTA veteran who pilots aWideRide L1011 TriStar. . .. The man and the jet are well matched. -S Frankhas over 26,000 hours and 7,800,000 air miles under his seat belt. And the giant jet is so responsive that he could fly it with his fingertips. So Frank'spassengers enjoy a smooth, easy flight that lands them smiling. And that,Franksays, is what it's all about. When it comes to people, Captain FrankMoynahan couldn't care more. In fact, that goes for all 31,000 Delta professionals. Delta is ready when you are: This is Delta's Wide-Ride L-1011 TiStar, a $25 million superjet. The "living room" cabins are 8 feet high, almost 19 feet wide.