Delta has strong core values of honesty, integrity, respect, perseverance, and servant leadership. Our Rules of the Road define who we are and provide a solid foundation for Delta's culture.
Our family of 75,000+ employees take great pride in the success of our company. Since our humble crop duster beginnings in 1928, we’ve evolved into a global airlineopens in a new window with more than 321 destinations in 52 countriesopens in a new window.
Total pilots: 12,559 and counting!
Pilots hired since 2014: 5,723
Pilots hired since 2020: 410
Mandatory FAA Pilot Retirement Age: 65
Average age of the Delta Pilot group: 50.05
Check out our Interactive Route Mapopens in a new window to see where we fly