*NPR Reporter in Chicago, Ill.
*Director of the Aviation Institute, George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
*President, International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers
*Chief Economist, Air Transport Association (ATA)
*Host, "The Savvy Traveler" on Marketplace
It's a turbulent time for America's airline industry. Major layoffs, failing stocks and one bankruptcy ... so far. So, where's the aviation industry headed and why is it having so much trouble? Join Neal Conan on the next Talk of the Nation from NPR News.