A Delta Air Lines Inc. McDonnell Douglas MD-90 airplane departs Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C., last July. After rising steadily for years, airfares this summer are expected to be, on average, about the same as last summer.
A Delta Air Lines Inc. McDonnell Douglas MD-90 airplane departs Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C., last July. After rising steadily for years, airfares this summer are expected to be, on average, about the same as last summer. Andrew Harrer Bloomberg file photo
A Delta Air Lines Inc. McDonnell Douglas MD-90 airplane departs Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C., last July. After rising steadily for years, airfares this summer are expected to be, on average, about the same as last summer. Andrew Harrer Bloomberg file photo

Airfares take a pause in their long flight upward

April 20, 2015 08:47 AM