U.S. Airline Profits Rise

A 5% decline in fuel expenses enabled the U.S. airline industry to turn a modest profit in the first six months of 2013. Trade group Airlines For America reports the 10 largest carriers posted a collective net profit of $1.6 billion on revenue of $72.8 billion, up from a $1.2 billion profit in the...

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