Citing "dynamic" passenger activity, "buoyant unit revenues" and a "favorable economic backdrop" that included a drop in oil prices to year-ago levels, Air France KLM Group reported that its net profit tripled to €229 million ($297.4 million) for the fiscal third quarter ended Dec. 31 from €77 million in the year-ago period. Group revenue rose 5.9% to €5.75 billion and operating costs were up 5% to €5.5 billion, or 4.2% excluding fuel. The fuel bill rose 8.3% to ...

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