Delta 757. Photo: Courtesy, Delta Air Lines. With Delta Air Lines leading the way with a $467 million second quarter profit, the nine largest US passenger airlines posted cumulative net income of $1.45 billion for the three months ended June 30, turned around from a net loss of $556 million in the year-ago period, ATW calculated. The carriers enjoyed an 18.5% year-over-year rise in combined revenue to $31.47 billion, outpacing a 9.5% climb in expenses to $28.85 billion that was ...

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