Thursday, March 17, 2005

The Global Environment for Aviation

  • Economic Outlook (MS PowerPoint) — Mark Zandi, Chief Economist, Economy.com
  • Financial Outlook (MS PowerPoint) — Gary Chase, Senior Airline Analyst, Lehman Brothers
  • Infrastructure
    • Landside (MS PowerPoint) — David Z. Plavin, President, ACI-NA,
    • Airside/ATC — Russ Chew, COO, Air Traffic Organization, FAA

The Increasing Role of General Aviation in Our Nation’s Air Transportation System

Government Initiatives

  • Marion C. Blakey,  Administrator, Federal Aviation Administration, Remarks, Video
  • Norman Y. Mineta, Secretary, U.S. Department of Transportation, Remarks, Video

Luncheon and Keynote Address

  • The Honorable Ted Stevens, Chairman, Committee on Science, Commerce and Transportation, United States Senate, Video

U.S. Strategies for Growth

  • U.S. Large Carrier — Doug Blissit, V.P. Network Analysis, Delta Air Lines
  • Regional Carrier (MS PowerPoint) — Warren Wilkinson, V.P. Government Affairs & Corporate Communications
  • Republic Airways Holdings (MS PowerPoint)
  • Low-Cost Carrier (MS PowerPoint) — Mark Kahan, Executive V.P. and General Counsel, Spirit Airlines
  • Air Cargo (MS PowerPoint) — Ron Lane, Senior V.P. and Chief Marketing Officer, Atlas Air Worldwide Holding

The Success of International Low-Cost Low-Fare Carriers

  • Europe (MS PowerPoint) — Christian Mandl, CEO, SkyEurope
  • Latin America (MS PowerPoint) — John H. Jackson, Senior V. P., Marketing, AvGroup, Inc.