Delta bans shipments of trophies of lions, other big game

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Delta Air Lines banned shipments of lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies on its aircraft on Monday amid international outrage over the killing of Zimbabwe's most famous lion by a American hunter.

The No. 2 U.S. passenger carrier is the only American airline to fly directly between the United States and Johannesburg. Read more at