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Delta Air Lines Says March Quarter Total Unit Revenues Expected To Grow About 2 Pct


Tuesday, 2 Apr 2019 

April 2 (Reuters) - Delta Air Lines Inc ::FOR MARCH QUARTER, TOTAL UNIT REVENUES ARE EXPECTED TO GROW APPROXIMATELY 2%.DELTA AIR LINES - EXPECTS TO DELIVER MARCH QUARTER RESULTS OF APPROXIMATELY 7% TOP-LINE GROWTH, MARGIN EXPANSION AND $1.6 BILLION OF SHAREHOLDER RETURNS.FOR MARCH QUARTER, NON - FUEL UNIT COSTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE FLAT TO UP 0.5% YEAR OVER YEAR.DELTA AIR LINES - REMAINS ON TARGET TO RETURN ABOUT $2.5 BILLION FOR FULL YEAR.FOR MARCH QUARTER, SEE ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE OF $0.85-$0.95.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.80 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.FOR MARCH QUARTER, SEE SYSTEM CAPACITY UP 5 PERCENT.DELTA AIR LINES - SEES MARCH QUARTER TRASM, ADJUSTED UP ABOUT 2 %.FOR MARCH QUARTER, SEE CASM-EX FLAT TO UP 0.5 PERCENT.CONTRACT EXTENSION WITH AMERICAN EXPRESS PROVIDES BENEFIT TO TOTAL UNIT REVENUES OF APPROXIMATELY 1 POINT IN MARCH QUARTER.SEES MARCH QUARTER AVERAGE FUEL PRICE PER GALLON, ADJUSTED $2.03 - $2.08.