This airline is changing its look in the skies by Ben Geier @FortuneMagazine April 30, 2015, 2:52 PM EDT E-mail Tweet Facebook Google Plus Linkedin Share icons Flight attendants and customer service agents for Delta Airlines DAL are about to get much more fashionable, courtesy of designer Zac Posen. Posen will be designing new uniforms for the airline’s staff, and will be advising on new uniforms for many other uniform-wearing employees of the company. “With Zac’s talent and expertise, and in partnership with Delta people worldwide, we look forward to creating a timeless, fashionable and functional new collection that will continue to be a point of pride and symbol of our brand for the 170 million customers who fly with us each year,” said Tim Mapes, Delta’s senior vice president for marketing, in a statement. Pilots were not mentioned in Delta’s press release. The new uniforms are expected to debut in early 2018. In a recent report, Delta had quarterly adjusted pre-tax income of $594 million.