- Delta lost $5.2 Billion in 2004.
- Delta lost $2.2 Billion in the fourth quarter 2004.
- Fuel expenses increased $385 Million in the quarter.
The $5.2 Billion loss is the worst in the airline industry's history. Delta blames it on fuel, low fares, and a low economy. These wild cards are what will determine Delta's fate in 2005...