American Airlines and Southwest Airlines were not alone in posting profitable third quarters.
Here's a run down of the rest of the airlines who reported third quarter earning on Thursday.
-United Airlines reported $924 million in net income, or $2.37 per share, an increase of 144 percent compared to $379 million in net income posted in the third quarter of 2013. Total revenues grew 3.3 percent to $10.56 billion for the quarter.
-Alaska Airlines said its net income dropped to $198 million compared to $289 million in the third quarter of 2013. Revenues also declined slightly to $1.465 billion compared to $1.557 billion in the same period last year.
-Net income at JetBlue Airways grew to $79 million, up from $71 million in the third quarter of 2013. Revenues at the carrier increased almost 6 percent to $1.529 billion.