NAME: Delta Air Lines Inc.
HUBS: Atlanta, Cincinatti, New York, Salt Lake City.
CEO: Richard Anderson.
YEAR FOUNDED: 1929.
EMPLOYEES: 55,044 total full-time employees as of the end of last year.
2007 REVENUE: $19.15 billion.
LAST QUARTER'S REPORT: $70 million loss for the quarter ended Dec. 31.
NAME: Northwest Airlines Corp.
HEADQUARTERS: Eagan, Minn.
HUBS: Detroit, Minneapolis, Memphis, Tenn., Tokyo, Amsterdam.
CEO: Doug Steenland.
YEAR FOUNDED: 1926.
EMPLOYEES: 32,000, including 12,000 in Minnesota.
2007 REVENUE: $12.53 billion.
LAST QUARTER'S REPORT: $8 million loss for the quarter ended Dec. 31.