The latest generation of the ICE 3 Deutsche Bahn high-speed train, version 407, stands during a media presentation at the main station on February 18, 2014 at Frankfurt/Main, Germany. The operation of version 407 was delayed by two years due to complications with certification. The train, built by Siemens, has a top speed of 320km per hour for the admission in France. In Germany the top speed is around 300km per hour. (Getty Images)
Willie Walsh has always been one of the most outspoken chief executives in the aviation industry but now having steered British Airways and Iberia back into the black, the Irishman is proving there is metal behind his words.