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A Delta Air Lines aircraft is seen landing at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport.
Delta Air Lines announced second-quarter earnings that exceeded analysts' expectations.
Looking at the current quarter ending in September, Delta forecasts between $ 1.65 and $ 1.85 per share and expects $ 5.35 and $ 5.70 per share for the full year, after one in January Forecast of $ 6.35 to $ 6.70 per share due to high fuel costs.
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