Violation Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
Delta Air Lines
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded (ticker symbol DAL)
Headquartered in: 
Georgia
Major Industry: 
airlines
Specific Industry: 
airlines
Penalty total since 2000: 
$283,985,338
Number of records: 
588
Top 10 Primary Offense TypesPenalty TotalNumber of Records
aviation consumer protection violation$231,675,00022
price-fixing or anti-competitive practices$38,000,0001
aviation safety violation$7,531,800533
wage and hour violation$5,665,4442
employment discrimination$650,2503
workplace safety or health violation$262,19521
environmental violation$176,9003
motor vehicle safety violation$12,7501
Family and Medical Leave Act$5,9991
railroad safety violation$5,0001
Notes: 

Parent-subsidiary linkages are based on relationships current as of the latest revision listed in the Update Log, which may vary from what was the case when a violation occurred. The penalty dollar total above may be adjusted to account for the fact that the list of entries below may include both agency records and settlement announcements for the same case; or else a penalty covering multiple locations may be listed in the individual records for each of the facilities. Duplicate penalty amounts are marked with an asterisk in the list below.

Associated Names: 

COMAIR; COMAIR D / B / A DELTA CONNECTION; DAL GLOBAL SVC; DELTA AIR LINES; DELTA AIR LINES AND NORTHWEST AIRLINES; MESABA AVIATION; MESABA AVIATION / HANGER; MIPC; MLT VACATIONS; MONROE ENERGY; NORTHWEST AIRLINES; NORTHWEST AIRLINES / TECHNICAL OPERATIONS; SEGRAVE AVIATION

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Subsidy Tracker data on financial assistance to this company by federal, state and local government agencies can be found here.


Individual Penalty Records:

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Northwest Airlines, Inc., aviation consumer protection violation 2004 ACPD $225,000,000
Northwest Airlines LLC price-fixing or anti-competitive practices 2010 DOJ_ANTITRUST $38,000,000
Delta Air Lines wage and hour violation 2017 private lawsuit-federal $4,250,000
Delta Air Lines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2011 ACPD $2,000,000
Delta Air Lines wage and hour violation 2014 private lawsuit-federal $1,415,444
Delta Air Lines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2003 ACPD $1,350,000
Delta Air Lines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2013 ACPD $750,000
Northwest Airlines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2002 ACPD $700,000
Northwest Airlines, Inc. employment discrimination 2004 EEOC $510,000
Delta Air Lines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2009 ACPD $375,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2009 FAA $280,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2009 FAA $276,250
Comair, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2010 ACPD $275,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2005 FAA $200,000
Delta Air Lines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2017 ACPD $200,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2009 FAA $186,800
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2009 FAA $160,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2014 FAA $130,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $125,000
Mesaba Aviation, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2011 ACPD $125,000
Delta Air Lines aviation consumer protection violation 2017 ACPD $120,000
Delta Air Lines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2007 ACPD $115,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $114,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2002 FAA $110,000
MIPC LLC environmental violation 2016 PHMSA $108,900
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2005 FAA $100,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2002 FAA $100,000
Delta Air Lines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2014 ACPD $100,000
Delta Air Lines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2010 ACPD $100,000
DAL Global Services LLC employment discrimination 2009 OFCCP $100,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2000 FAA $90,000
Delta Air Lines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2017 ACPD $90,000
COMAIR INC aviation safety violation 2014 FAA $81,250
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $80,000
Delta Air Lines, Inc. and Northwest Airlines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2010 ACPD $80,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $77,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2016 FAA $76,000
Comair, Inc., d/b/a Delta Connection aviation consumer protection violation 2007 ACPD $75,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2004 FAA $60,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2006 FAA $55,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2000 FAA $50,000
MLT Vacations, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2002 ACPD $50,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2005 FAA $49,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2005 FAA $49,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES, INC. environmental violation 2002 EPA $48,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2005 FAA $47,500
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $42,500
Northwest Airlines employment discrimination 2002 EEOC $40,250
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2011 FAA $40,000
MESABA AVIATION INC aviation safety violation 2009 FAA $40,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $40,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $40,000
Delta Air Lines aviation consumer protection violation 2016 ACPD $40,000
Delta Air Lines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2010 ACPD $40,000
Northwest Airlines, Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2007 ACPD $40,000
COMAIR INC aviation safety violation 2012 FAA $37,500
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2013 FAA $36,000
MESABA AVIATION INC aviation safety violation 2008 FAA $35,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $35,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2000 FAA $34,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2005 FAA $33,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2005 FAA $33,000
DAL GLOBAL SERVICES INC workplace safety or health violation 2012 OSHA $33,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $31,500
COMAIR INC aviation safety violation 2012 FAA $30,000
COMAIR INC aviation safety violation 2012 FAA $30,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2011 FAA $30,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2006 FAA $30,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2004 FAA $30,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2016 FAA $30,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $27,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $26,500
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $26,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2000 FAA $25,500
MESABA AVIATION INC aviation safety violation 2012 FAA $25,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2004 FAA $25,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $25,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $25,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $25,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2000 FAA $25,000
Delta Air Lines aviation consumer protection violation 2001 ACPD $25,000
Northwest Airlines Inc. aviation consumer protection violation 2001 ACPD $25,000
MESABA AVIATION INC aviation safety violation 2010 FAA $25,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2012 FAA $24,500
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2013 FAA $23,000
MESABA AVIATION INC aviation safety violation 2012 FAA $22,500
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $22,500
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $22,500
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2005 FAA $22,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $22,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2010 FAA $20,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2010 FAA $20,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2010 FAA $20,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2005 FAA $20,000
MESABA AVIATION INC aviation safety violation 2005 FAA $20,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2004 FAA $20,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $20,000
NORTHWEST AIRLINES INC aviation safety violation 2001 FAA $20,000
DELTA AIR LINES INC aviation safety violation 2000 FAA $20,000
DELTA AIR LINES environmental violation 2000 EPA $20,000
DELTA AIR LINES, INC. workplace safety or health violation 2014 OSHA $19,110
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