(WCBD) – Delta Airlines on Tuesday announced a partnership with Miles4Migrants to support Afghan evacuee resettlement by matching up to 10 million miles donated by customers.
Customers can donate miles at this link, which “will be used to help fund Delta flights for refugees in need of airfare to relocate and reunite families around the world.”
Delta will match the miles through September 30.
Since the activation of the Civil Reserve Air Fleet on August 22, Delta has been assisting with transporting Afghan refugees from intermediate staging areas in the Middle East.
As of Tuesday morning, Delta reported 18 flights completed carrying a total of 4,551 passengers. 17 additional flights are expected.