By Keith Laing - 12/12/12 02:00 PM EST
Your morning transportation speed-read:
Delta Airlines has purchased 49 percent of England's Virgin Atlantic Airlines.
Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport is buying $40 million worth of new de-icing equipment.
Chicago is considering increasing fees for renting cars at O'Hare and Midway airports.
Airlines' on-time performance in October was affected by Hurricane Sandy.