Originally Posted by paintmered
It's actually worse than that because they lost the 6 billion over three months and not over an entire year.
You have to take some of these "losses" with a grain of salt. Many are just "accounting" (as in not cash) losses.
Delta doesn't have a $6 billion dollar overdraft at the bank.
I remember only a few years back Time Warner reported a $50 billion loss, from writing down goodwill from the AOL merger.