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Delta Air Lines operating revenue $10.8 billion

Staff Writer |
Delta Air Lines reported financial results for the June quarter 2017, Q3.

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Delta's record operating revenue of $10.8 billion for the June quarter was up $344 million versus prior year, despite a $115 million headwind from April's operational disruption.

Passenger revenue increased $261 million, including $100 million from Delta's Branded Fares initiatives.

Passenger unit revenues increased 2.5 percent on 0.4 percent higher capacity.

Cargo revenue increased 11 percent, driven by higher volumes in freight and mail.

Other revenue increased 5 percent primarily due to higher SkyMiles revenue and third-party refinery sales.

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