Delta Air Lines

Ticker DAL

Today's data summary

Market closed
% change
+0.08%
Price US dollars
50.77
Change
+0.04
As of 06:15 14 Jul 2018
Market cap. US dollars
35,613.98 million
As of 06:15 14 Jul 2018

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Why was an airline passenger fined for having an apple?

US customs have fined a woman for not declaring an apple in her bag as an agriculture item
A woman who took a flight from Paris to the United States faces a $500 fine from U.S. Customs for failing to notify them she had an apple in her bag. She faces the penalty for failing to declare an agricultural item.

Crystal Tadlock says cabin crew on a Delta Airlines flight gave passengers a free snack and she saved the apple to eat later on a connecting flight.

Travel expert Simon Calder tells us many countries have strict rules on importing food to protect farming crops.

(Picture: Apples on display in France. AFP/Getty Images.)

Delta Air Lines penalised in NRA row

Delta Air Lines
Reuters

Georgia lawmakers have passed a bill fulfilling a Republican threat to deny Delta Air Lines a tax break after the firm cut ties with the US gun lobby.

Delta Air Lines ended its discount for members of the National Rifle Association (NRA) after a Florida school shooting left 17 people dead.

Georgia Republicans vowed to strip a bill of a jet fuel tax exemption that would benefit the carrier as a result.

Delta is one of several firms to end relations with the NRA in recent days.

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