Delta Air Lines will limit access to its Sky Clubs for American Express Platinum Card and Delta Reserve American Express Card holders starting from February 1, 2025 

Platinum Card holders will be allowed six visits per year to Delta's Sky Clubs 

Delta Reserve Card holders will have the privilege of up to 10 visits annually to Sky Clubs 

Basic economy ticket holders will lose access to Delta's lounges effective January 1, 2024 

Delta plans to open a second lounge at JFK Airport to address overcrowding issues 

The changes in lounge access were reported by the Associated Press 

The news about the lounge access restrictions was initially leaked on a Portuguese-language website 

American Express' Platinum Card is highly popular, especially among Millennials and Gen-Z, partly due to its travel-related benefits 

Access to Delta's Sky Clubs has been a significant selling point for the American Express Platinum Card, potentially prompting cardholders to reassess their annual card expenditure