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Old Jul 19, 19, 12:42 pm
Join Date: Apr 2019
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Originally Posted by DL-Don View Post
I booked a trip yesterday and the receipt wasn't emailed for 6 hours. The on-line receipt wasn't available until after the email was received. Delta has changed a lot about their booking system recently including the removal of a way to search by fare class. This change in ticketing may be a part of that larger change.
It's just a website front-end update (which they had been testing out on people for a very long time). Very much doubt it involved actual changes to the "booking system". You can still get to the old advanced search page with option to specify fare class at

If OP can't see it in the App, it sounds like it hasn't actually ticketed yet. Note that there can sometimes be SMTP MTA (message transfer agent) delays with email. The Received: headers in the raw email message will indicate if there were possibly queuing delays in delivering the email. In the example below, it only took two seconds to send from Delta to my Yahoo account

Received: from (EHLO (
by with SMTPS; Mon, 18 Feb 2019 17:32:44 +0000
Received: (qmail 19074 invoked by uid 108 (TLS)); Mon, 18 Feb 2019 17:32:42 -0000

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