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Airlines Remain Under Revenue Cloud

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Airlines Remain Under Revenue Cloud

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Airlines Remain Under Revenue Cloud

Airlines Remain Under Revenue Cloud

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Even though air travel has picked up, major airlines continue to lose money, slash flights and face changes in commercial aviation that threaten their viability. United lost $247 million in its latest quarter; Delta and US Airways are each asking for large concessions from their employees. NPR's Jack Speer reports.