Delta Air Lines Inc. will pay $50,000 to settle a federal complaint that its air crews on two flights engaged in discriminatory conduct against Muslim passengers.

In a Jan. 24 consent order filed by the U.S. Department of Transportation, federal investigators contend Delta (NYSE: DAL) flight crews in July 2016 violated federal regulations prohibiting airlines from subjecting any air traveler to discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex or ancestry.

The order directs…

Atlanta Business Journal
Delta to pay ,000 to settle U.S. allegations air crews twice discriminated against Muslim passengers