Nov 19, 2014 – News Today

Commercial aviation: 100 years aloft

This year marks the 100th anniversary of commercial aviation. The industry began in 1914 with one passenger — Abram C. Pheil — paying to cross Tampa Bay from Tampa to St. Petersburg aboard a Benoist Flying Boat.Where is the next 100 years of aviation taking us?We speak with Tony Tyler, president of IATA, Air Canada Calin Rovinescu, Aéroports de Montreal’s James Cherry, Transat’s JM Eustache, WestJet Airlines’s Gregg Saretsky and Pierre Jeanniot, former AC and IATA president who is now an aviation consultant. Read More