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Partner update

Enhanced travel benefit with Delta Air Lines

19 February 2015 

Velocity is pleased to announce that from 1 March 2015 Platinum, Gold and Silver members will enjoy complimentary upgrades to Delta Air Lines new Delta Comfort+**. Delta Air Lines has replaced their current Economy Comfort+** product with the new Delta Comfort+ which is a new class of comfort with upgraded amenities like dedicated overhead space, complimentary beer, wine and spirits, premium snacks on longer flights, complimentary premium entertainment with Delta Studio™ and of course, extra legroom and seats in the front of the cabin.

Subject to availability, Velocity Platinum can request an upgrade on selected Delta Air Lines operated fights 72 hours prior to departure. Velocity Gold and Silver members can request an upgrade within 24 hours of departure. This benefit is in addition to Priority Check In, Screening, Boarding and Priority Baggage as well as recently announced additional baggage allowance.

Please visit Delta Air Lines to request an upgrade to Delta Comfort+ or to find out more. Members can also request Delta Comfort+™ upgrades through the Delta Air Lines reservation centre or a Delta Air Lines’ airport check-in kiosk.


Terms and Conditions
Delta Comfort+™ seating is offered on Delta's two-cabin aircraft, subject to availability. Delta Comfort+ ™ seating is limited and may not be available on all flights. Features differ slightly according to flight type/destination. Velocity Silver and Gold members and up to 8 travel companions on the same reservation are entitled to request an upgrade to Delta Comfort+™ 24 hours prior to departure; Velocity Platinum members and up to 8 travel companions on the same reservation are entitled to request an upgrade to Delta Comfort+™ 72 hours prior to departure. Delta Air Lines reserves the right to assign or reassign a Delta Comfort+™ seat at any time, even after boarding of the aircraft, for operational, safety or security reasons. The final decision resides with the ground staff and the operating crew on the day of the flight. Effective for travel after 1 March 2015. Velocity Points and Status Credits earn will continue to be based on original fare type purchased, and all normal fare and earn rate restrictions apply as outlined at the Velocity Frequent Flyer Website.

* From 28 February 2015 Delta Air Lines Economy Comfort+™ will be replaced with Delta Comfort+ ™. The percentage discount offered to Velocity Silver (25%), Gold (25%) and Platinum members (50%) for travel in Delta Air Lines Economy Comfort™ will no longer be available.

** Subject to availability and on selected routes.