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Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Assists Customers Returning to U.S. from Lebanon with Reduced-Rate Travel
BALTIMORE, July 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Delta Air Lines is making it easier for customers returning to the United States from Lebanon to purchase one-way, reduced-rate travel from Baltimore-Washington International Airport. Should Delta's lower fares not be available, Delta is offering a 50 percent off(a) discount on full coach, walk-up fares for one-way travel from Baltimore to any of Delta's 211 destinations in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. These discounts will allow passengers who may be stranded in Baltimore and anxious to return home to take advantage of fares that are significantly lower than those typically available to last-minute travelers.
Harsco Completes Asset Acquisition of Cleton Industrial Services in Europe
HARRISBURG, Pa., July 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Worldwide industrial services and products company Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) announced today that it has completed arrangements with UK-based Cape PLC to purchase the assets of its Cleton industrial maintenance services subsidiaries in Holland, Belgium and Germany. The terms of the transaction provide for an initial cash payment to Cape of EUR8.175 million (approximately $10.3 million), which represents a small premium to the net assets purchased, and is subject to adjustment for final accounts up to a maximum of EUR8.85 million (approximately $11.2 million). Cleton posted 2005 revenues in excess of $50 million and employs close to 400 people.
Oakley's Second Quarter Earnings Per Share, Excluding Previously Announced Restructuring Charges, Exceed Analysts' Consensus Estimate
FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., July 20, 2006 (PRIMEZONE) -- Oakley, Inc. (NYSE:OO) today announced financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2006. Second quarter net sales increased 19.4 percent, to a quarterly record $203.6 million, compared with $170.5 million in the same period of 2005.