Access + $$$ + Control

Through ownership stakes (equity stakes), Delta gains control and access to tighter coordination. Equity can mean a seat on the board of directors, allowing for influence into how the partner runs its business. Equity stakes are often combined with joint ventures for sharing revenue. Visit the Scope Scorecard page to review ownership stakes.

There is a potential for income as a shareholder and if this income is realized, it has to be reported, and would be available for profit sharing payout.

Read about Ownership Stakes at Delta

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 One Mile At A Time Blog recently covered Delta pilots' scope concerns Delta Air Lines has spent the past many years building up a global network of airline partners, through a combination of joint ventures and equity investments...Delta’s joint venture partners are...

Cranky Flyer Takes Stock of Delta’s Investments

Craky Flier covers Delta and The Perils of Investing in Partners It Can’t Control Delta Air Lines and LATAM Airlines have signed their highly anticipated joint venture agreement. The deal promises new levels of interconnectivity when traveling throughout the Americas....