National Geographic : 1978 Nov
Delta is an airline run by professionals. Like Reservations Sales Agent Cathy Cowart (seated) and Brenda Brown,/ .CH.CA NEWA l Supervisor. Cathy switched to reservations a IN year ago, after 10 years in customer SAN relations. Brenda has been there 9 years. 17- A^L Cathy and her Deltamatic computer can As handle justabout any question on flights, fares, baggage, meals, routes, pets andjets. But if she gets stumped, Brenda jumps in. Brenda figures your Delta tripbegins when you phone. And Cathy wants to get you off to a flying start.You see,when it comes to people, Cathy and Brenda couldn't care more. And that goes for all 31,000 Delta professionals. Delta is ready when you are. This is Delta'sWide-RideL-lOll0 TriStar, a $25 million superjet.The "living room "cabins are 8 feet high, almost 19 feet wide.