Shares of Delta Air Lines (DAL) trade 1.6% higher premarket following the announcement of the...

|About: Delta Air Lines, Inc. (DAL)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Delta Air Lines (DAL) trade 1.6% higher premarket following the announcement of the carrier's strategic alliance with Virgin Atlantic Airways. Industry watchers say the deal is a minor blip on the radar while they wait for the real game changer to come down the pipe, the still-percolating US Airways-American merger.