United Airlines is improving first class meal offerings in push to win over business travelers

...airline's merger with US Airways and does expand meals to some US Airways flights that previously only had snacks. Delta Air Lines serves first class meals on flights of more than 900 miles.That means United will offer full meals on more...

Delta Air Lines posts profit of $1.37 billion

MINNEAPOLIS - Delta Air Lines made more than a billion dollars in the third quarter as more passengers...Its cost for jet fuel fell 5 percent to $2.97 per gallon.Delta Air Lines Inc. began paying a dividend during the quarter.

Delta 2Q profit rises 17 percent

ATLANTA - Delta Air Lines Inc. said Wednesday that second-quarter earnings rose 17 percent, topping analysts' expectations, as passengers flew more...

US airfares on the rise, outpacing inflation

...choices today.A wave of consolidation that started in 2008 has left four U.S. airlines ? American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines ? controlling more than 80 percent of the domestic air-travel market...

Sharon Jones lays claim to Brown's performing legacy

...diagnosed with pancreatic cancer, which kept her off the road from late last May to February.She performed on the Delta Air Lines float in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, had her last chemo treatment on New Year's Eve, released her new...

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...first half of the year, offsetting weaker financial performance in its roofing division.In other newsATLANTA - Delta Air Lines Inc. said Wednesday that second-quarter earnings rose 17 percent, topping analysts' expectations, as passengers...

Delta Air Lines reports $19 million 4Q profit

MINNEAPOLIS - Delta Air Lines Inc. reported a fourth-quarter profit of $19 million this morning.The results would have better except for the impact of...

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Delta Air Lines buys refinery in bid to cut its fuel bill by $300 million

Delta Air Lines said Monday that it will buy a refinery near Philadelphia in the hope...refinery would cover about 80 percent of its U.S. jet fuel needs.Delta Air Lines Inc. burned almost 3.9 billion gallons of jet fuel last year at a cost...

Delta Air Lines buying regional commuter Comair

CINCINNATI -- Delta Air Lines said Monday it is buying the rest of regional commuter Comair for about $1.8 billion to better coordinate the airlines' flight...

Delta Air Lines to make its check-in process quicker

ATLANTA -- Delta Air Lines plans to spend $30 million to speed up its passenger check-in process at 81 airports by expanding its use of ATM-like kiosks...