More speakers announced for AOA conference

IAG Cargo new hires
British Airways and Iberia aircraft at Heathrow Airport on November 2010 (Picture by Nick Morrish/British Airways)

More speakers have been announced for the Airport Operators Association (AOA) UK Aviation Conference, which takes place on 23-24 November.

The AOA’s annual event will see airports, airlines and aerospace come together to discuss the key aviation issues of the day.

Speakers confirmed for the line-up include the chief executive of International Airlines Group Willie Walsh; the UK government’s aviation minister, Robert Goodwill MP; Gatwick Airport chief executive officer, Stewart Wingate; Boeing UK and Ireland president, Sir Michael Arthur; and Airbus Group UK president Paul Kahn.

The conference will take place at the Hilton Metropole Hotel in London, and will be moderated by ITN news anchor and presenter Natasha Kaplinsky.

The separate awards ceremony on the evening of 23 November will be hosted by the Independent newspaper’s journalist and travel broadcaster Simon Calder.

Visit for more information.