A Hoffman X-4 will take off from St Petersburg, Florida and fly across the bay to Tampa at 10:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Standard Time, re-tracing the exact path taken by pilot Tony Jannus and passenger Abram Pheil 100 years ago.

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The International Air Transport Association estimates that the Icelandic volcano crisis cost airlines more than $1.7 billion in lost revenue through Tuesday, April 20 — six days after the initial eruption.

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The world has a historic opportunity to make real progress on curbing aviation’s carbon emissions, Willie Walsh, chief executive of British Airways, told a United Nations forum on climate change in New York on September 22.

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The International Air Transport Association (IATA), the worldwide trade body for airlines, has revised downwards its forecast for the overall financial performance of the world’s airlines in 2009.

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