*RENTON, Wash. - *The Seattle Seahawks announced today a multi-year partnership extension with Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) as the Official Airline of the Seattle Seahawks.
"We are pleased to extend our partnership with Delta Air Lines," said Seahawks President Peter McLoughlin. "Together we are aligned to deliver exceptional services to our fans at CenturyLink Field and in the Delta Sky360 Club Level."
Delta will continue to title the Delta Sky360 Club at CenturyLink Field. The Delta Sky360 Club spans nearly 75,000 square feet and offers panoramic views of both CenturyLink Field and the city of Seattle. The exclusive club level also includes in-seat food and beverage ordering and themed bar areas.
"From enhancing the fan experience at the Delta Sky360 Club, to flying the Seahawks to away games, and everything in between, three years of partnership has flown by," said Mike Medeiros, Delta's Vice President - Seattle. "As the Official Airline of the Seahawks, we look forward to supporting our Hawks and the 12s both at the airport and on the field for many years to come."
As part of the partnership extension, the Seahawks rebranded their five-state, 48 station radio network the Delta Air Lines Radio Network. Steve Raible and Warren Moon call the action with Jen Mueller as sideline reporter every game during the preseason and regular season.
Delta is also giving 12s the opportunity to win a trip to see the Seahawks play at every road game in 2015. Fans may enter throughout the season at www.seahawks.com/delta or in the Delta Sky360 Club level during home games at CenturyLink Field.
Delta is the second largest carrier at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, offering customers more than 100 peak-day departures to more than 30 destinations, including eight long-haul international destinations in Europe and Asia. By June 2016, Delta will operate more than 140 peak-day departures to 44 destinations, up from 43 peak-day departures to 18 destinations in June 2013, and the airline's expansion at Sea-Tac is estimated to contribute $571 million annually in total economic output.
The airline has also invested $15 million in its facilities at Sea-Tac, including its Delta Sky Club and lobby renovations, Sky Priority services, new gate area power recharging stations, expanded ticket counters and enhancements to the international arrivals area.
About Delta Air Lines
Delta Air Lines serves more than 170 million customers each year. Delta was named to FORTUNE magazine's top 50 World's Most Admired Companies in addition to being named the most admired airline for the fourth time in five years. Additionally, Delta has ranked No.1 in the Business Travel News Annual Airline survey for four consecutive years, a first for any airline. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 318 destinations in 58 countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs nearly 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 800 aircraft. The airline is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and participates in the industry's leading trans-Atlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia as well as a joint venture with Virgin Atlantic. Including its worldwide alliance partners, Delta offers customers more than 15,000 daily flights, with key hubs and markets including Amsterdam, Atlanta, Boston, Detroit, Los Angeles, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New York-JFK, New York-LaGuardia, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City, Seattle and Tokyo-Narita. Delta has invested billions of dollars in airport facilities, global products and services, and technology to enhance the customer experience in the air and on the ground. Additional information is available on the Delta News Hub, as well as delta.com, Twitter @DeltaNewsHub, Google.com/+Delta, Facebook.com/delta and Delta's blog takingoff.delta.com.
The Seattle Seahawks announced today a multi-year partnership extension with Delta Air Lines as the Official Airline of the Seattle Seahawks. Take a look at the photos of the announcement and the team leaving for their business trip to the Bay Area.