In its first quarterly report since filing for bankruptcy last month, Northwest Airlines Corp. said its net loss widened to $475 million for the three months to Sept. 30 compared to a loss of $46 million in the year-ago period. Excluding $82 million in pension curtailment charges and $159 million in charges related to its Chapter 11 reorganization, net loss for the current period was $234 million. The airline did not address the impact of its continuing mechanics strike on the quarter's ...

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