Flight Notifications FAQs

Flight Notifications FAQs

Below are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Flight Notifications. If your question or comment has not been addressed, feel free to contact us.

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  • What is One-Time Flight Notification?

    What is One-Time Flight Notification?

    One-Time Flight Notification is a service that keeps you informed about upcoming flights.

    To receive notifications for a specific flight, sign up now at One-Time Flight Notification.

    If you are a SkyMiles member, you can also subscribe to get updates on all of your flights through your SkyMiles Profile.

    If you called Delta's automated FlightLine for your flight status, and selected "Yes" to receive alerts for that flight via text, you will receive notifications for that specific flight.

  • What types of communication devices can receive notifications?

    What types of communication devices can receive notifications?

    A One-Time Flight Notification can be viewed on any device that receives email.

    If you called Delta's automated FlightLine for your flight status, and selected "Yes" to receive alerts for that flight via text, you will be able to view the notification on any device that receives text messages.

  • Will I still get a notification if my flight number changes after I register for One-Time Flight Notification?

    Will I still get a notification if my flight number changes after I register for One-Time Flight Notification?

    You will receive a notification of the flight number change, however, to get updates for the new flight, you need to re-register using the new flight number.

  • Can someone call me when I need to be notified instead of sending me an e-mail?

    Can someone call me when I need to be notified instead of sending me an e-mail?

    We will call you if your flight has been canceled. SkyMiles members who subscribe to receive notifications on all of your flights through your SkyMiles Profile also have the option of receiving a voice message.

  • I am a SkyMiles member. How can I tell if I have subscribed to flight notifications?

    I am a SkyMiles member. How can I tell if I have subscribed to flight notifications? 

    SkyMiles members can log into your Profile with your SkyMiles number and password. You will be able to verify if you have subscribed to receive notifications on all of your flights.

  • My flight plans have changed and I want to cancel my flight notification. How do I do this?

    My flight plans have changed and I want to cancel my flight notification. How do I do this?

    If you subscribed through your SkyMiles Profile to receive notifications on all of your flights, you will only receive notifications for flights that you have a reservation for. You can unsubscribe from these notifications through your SkyMiles Profile.

    If you signed up for a One-Time Flight Notification, it will expire upon flight departure or arrival (depending on the chosen notification type).

    If you called Delta's automated FlightLine for your flight status, and selected "Yes" to receive alerts for that flight via text, the alert will expire upon flight departure or arrival (depending on the chosen notification type).