May 2008

Aviation Interest

Air Transport Association’s Latest Fairytale Smells of Manure

In a mass e-mail message dated May 19, Air Transport Association (ATA) President and CEO James May expresses admiration for Kentucy Derby winner Big Brown, the thoroughbred that easily loped to victory this year. Unlike Big Brown, the airlines still find themselves stuck at the starting gate, unable to move forward with a user fee agenda that has no legs.