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Delta soars on cheap fuel, but hints of a decline in fares

DALLAS - Delta Air Lines' second-quarter profit nearly doubled, to $1.5 billion, as...airline has been able to afford higher wages and new airplanes.Delta Air Lines Inc., based in Atlanta, is the nation's third-largest airline...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-15/delta-soars-cheap-fuel-hin
US stocks rise on optimism over Greek bailout deal

...down from an earlier forecast of 2 percent. American Airlines rose $1.54, or 3.9 percent, to $41.21. Delta Air Lines jumped $1.91, or 4.7 percent, to $42.46.Investors will start focusing on second-quarter earnings next...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-10/us-stocks-rise-optimism-ov
Carnival aims to launch Miami to Cuba cruises in May

...S. visitors. There isn't yet enough infrastructure to handle the demand. But major travel companies including Delta Air Lines, JetBlue Airways, United Airlines, Hilton Worldwide and Marriott International have been closely eyeing developments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-07/carnival-aims-launch-miami
Airline collusion case could be difficult for government

...fares.The government's investigation is in its initial phases. Letters went out this week to American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Southwest Airlines and United Airlines. Those four carriers control more than 80 percent of the domestic seats on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-03/airline-collusion-case-cou
Amid federal probe on airline ticket pricing collusion, Web searches show same air fares between travel booking Web sites

...seeks to determine whether the few remaining carriers have colluded to keep ticket prices high.American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, United Airlines and Southwest Airlines all confirmed that they have received letters from the Justice Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-02/amid-federal-probe-airline
New Georgia laws take effect today, most notably a higher gas tax

...200 yearly user fee on electric vehicles while eliminating the tax credit for purchasing them. Gone, too, is Delta Air Lines' exemption from the sales tax on jet fuel.SPEED TRAPS: Local law enforcement agencies that get more than 35 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-30/new-georgia-laws-take-ef
Aviation mechanics program takes off at Augusta Tech

...Tech campuses.Locally, Augusta Aviation and Standard Aero are the main employers, but nine companies, including Delta Air Lines and Gulf stream, have joined Deal's High-Demand Career Initiative to work with the state's technical college...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-05-31/aviation-mechanics-progra
Confident Delta CEO predicts fewer flight delays this summer

ATLANTA - Delta Air Lines CEO Richard Anderson leans back in his chair, smiles and explains why he's so happy.His airline cancels fewer flights than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-15/confident-delta-ceo-predic
Millions of fliers might want to buy new suitcases under new airline carry-on size guidelines

...deep. That's smaller than the current maximum size allowed by many airlines. For instance, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and United Airlines all currently allow bags up to 22 inches by 14 inches by 9 inches ? although gate agents don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-09/millions-fliers-might-want
CEOs of top US airlines unite to criticize Mideast rivals

...subsidies.The CEOs of American Air lines Group Inc., Delta Air Lines Inc. and United Contin ental Hol dings Inc. made...routes with American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta Air Lines, but they compete heavily with the U.S. carriers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-15/ceos-top-us-airlines-unite