Ships, boats and cruise liners moored in London ahead of Olympics
HMS Ocean moored on the River Thames close to Greenwich Village on July 25, 2012 in London, England. Britain's helicopter carrier HMS Ocean, the Royal Navy's largest ship, is currently moored on the River Thames outside Greenwich where it will stay during the 2012 Olympic Games to provide airspace and maritime security capabilities. (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.