WASHINGTON—Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian downplayed the threat posed by higher jet fuel prices in the wake of weekend attacks on Saudi Arabian oil fields, saying it is “too soon” to speculate about the possibility of a sustained move upward in oil prices. “Oil prices in the range of $60-80 is what we’ve been accustomed to operating with. We’ve built our company for durability and resilience and being able to withstand a short-term shock like that, so I ...

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