Delta Named Most Profitable Airline

Published 05/23 2014 05:45PM

Updated 05/23 2014 05:48PM

It appears the nation's airlines are bouncing back, especially Delta.

The airline is now the most profitable in the world followed by American, United, and Southwest. That's according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

Just 5 years ago, Singapore Airlines and Lufthansa were top earners.

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