(AFX UK Focus) 2005-09-01 18:39 GMT: Wall Street airlines - Airline sector losses steepen - UPDATE 1 (Interactive Investor)

SAN FRANCISCO (AFX) -- Airline stocks sank Thursday as Northwest Airlines and Delta Air Lines led a retreat driven in part by concern about petroleum-industry infrastructure damage caused by Hurricane Katrina. The Amex Airline Index lost 4.9% to 45.06 points.


Posted September 01, 2005

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