NYC's St Patrick's cathedral celebrates special mass for election of new Pope
Bishop Gerald Walsh (C) blesses the alter with incense during a Mass for the Election of a New Pope at Saint Patrick's Cathedral on February 28, 2013 in New York City. Catholics are preparing for the start of the Conclave to elect a new Pope following Pope Benedict XVI's retirement. (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.