ERLANGER, Ky. & ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Two top global luxury brands – Porsche and Delta Private Jets, Inc. –
are teaming up to deliver additional high-touch care for customers.
Under a new agreement signed this month, Porsche and Delta Private Jets
will coordinate their efforts to enhance the experience of customers as
they travel the globe.
“Imagine travelling from Louisville to New York via private jet to
connect with a commercial flight to Munich, Germany on Delta Air Lines.
As a Delta Private Jets Card member, in select markets you will be
picked up in a Porsche from the fixed-base operator and transported to
the main airport where you will be escorted and expedited through
security by Delta agents to your connecting flight, while your luggage
is taken care of for you,” described David Sneed, Executive Vice
President and Chief Operating Officer at Delta Private Jets. “We look
forward to partnering with Porsche to provide this high level of
Private-to-commercial transfer services will be available for Delta
Private Jets Card members in select locations, including key Delta Air
Lines North America hubs and markets in Atlanta (ATL), Detroit (DTW),
Minneapolis-St. Paul (MSP), Los Angeles (LAX), Salt Lake City (SLC), New
York (JFK and LGA) and Seattle (SEA), as well as Greater Cincinnati (CVG
– Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport), which has been
Delta Private Jets’ home base for more than 30 years. Additional
locations are also being considered.
Delta Private Jets, a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines, Inc.
(NYSE: DAL), is the only private jet company affiliated with a major
commercial airline – an unmatched competitive advantage in a fractured
marketplace. Jet Card members utilizing a combination of private air
travel through Delta Private Jets and commercial travel via Delta Air
Lines and its airline partners will receive a complimentary transfer in
select locations between the relevant fixed-base operator and the most
expedited airport entry point with personalized assistance from Delta
agents, travelling in high style in one of the latest Porsche models.
This exclusive service offering is an expansion of the existing Porsche
and Delta Air Lines alliance, providing surprise and delight
gate-to-gate transfers in a Porsche for Delta Air Lines’ SkyMiles
Diamond Medallion customers.
For Delta Private Jets Card members, the Porsche experience will be
complimentary with a standard level of customer care. Customers expect
the highest level of service with the best there is to offer, and being
transferred between flights in a Porsche with no additional fees
“At Porsche, we focus on the harmony of design with extraordinary
function,” explained Andre Oosthuizen, VP of Marketing at Porsche Cars
North America. “Our partnership with Delta Private Jets reflects that
same alignment of superior performance and daily, like-minded
application, with the customer at the center.”
“On the ground and in the air, Porsche and Delta Private Jets exude the
highest levels of comfort and care,” said Kelly Love, Vice President of
Corporate Strategy and Business Development for Delta Private Jets.
“Through this exciting partnership, we look forward to exceeding our
customers’ expectations in more ways than ever and to continuing to
provide them with seamless travel solutions before, during and after
About Delta Private Jets
Delta Private Jets, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Delta Air Lines
(NYSE: DAL), provides aircraft charter services, aircraft management and
its distinctive Delta Private Jets Card. The company also operates an
FBO (Fixed Base Operation), the Delta Jet Center, at the
Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG), as well as the
Tech Service Center, a comprehensive Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul
facility (MRO). Delta Private Jets combines more than 30 years of
experience serving the needs of luxury travelers for business and
pleasure with the resources of one of the world’s largest airlines to
provide a truly innovative travel solution. With more than 70 WI-FI
equipped aircraft in the fleet (light, mid-size, super-midsize and
large), Delta Private Jets consistently receives awards for outstanding
customer service and has continuously held the coveted ARGUS Platinum
safety rating longer than any other operator in the world. Flights are
operated by Delta Private Jets, Inc. , an FAA-certificated Part 135 air
carrier, or by another FAA-certificated Part 135 or Part 121 air
carrier. Additional information is available at deltaprivatejets.com.
About Porsche Cars North America Inc. | One Porsche Drive, Atlanta,
GA 30354 USA
Established in 1984, Porsche Cars North America, Inc. (PCNA) is the
exclusive U.S. importer of Porsche 918 Spyder, 911, Boxster and Cayman
sports cars, the Macan and Cayenne SUVs, and Panamera sports sedans.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia since 1998, PCNA is also home to the
first Porsche Experience Center in North America featuring a
module-based 1.6 mile driver development track, business center, human
performance center, and fine dining restaurant. PCNA employs
approximately 300 people who provide parts, service, marketing, and
training for 188 dealers. They, in turn, work to provide Porsche
customers with a best-in-class experience that is in keeping with the
brand’s 65-plus year history and leadership in the advancement of
vehicle performance, safety and efficiency. PCNA is a wholly-owned
subsidiary of Porsche AG, which is headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany.
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