Organisations

In case of delay, the airline which must pay the EU compensation is not the airline performing the flight under a wet-lease contract, but the airline on which passengers booked their flight

A remarkable ruling of the European Court of Justice: in the case of a long delay, the airline which must pay the compensation owed to...

A4E Applauds ICAO CORSIA Implementation Agreement

A4E applauds EU efforts to secure landmark implementation agreement on future Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme for International Aviation (CORSIA) Global ICAO scheme should replace...

ACI EUROPE Best Airport Award winners for 2018 announced

The 14th Annual ACI EUROPE Best Airport Awards were announced during the Gala Dinner of the joint ACI World/28th ACI EUROPE General Assembly, Congress...

IATA: Slot allocation achieves unprecedented choice and competition in Europe

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) provided evidence that the current system for allocating capacity at Europe's airports is benefiting consumers with greater choice...

A4E: “ATC strikes are destroying air traffic and economies across Europe”

300 per cent increase in ATC strikes in France versus 2017 24 strike days in 2018 have caused 5,000 flight cancellations and thousands of delays,...

Brussels Airport achieves carbon neutrality under the ACI Airport Carbon Accreditation Programme

Brussels Airport has obtained the carbon neutrality certification, the highest possible Airport Carbon Accreditation certificate from ACI, Airport Council International. This certification affirms that...

Europe’s airports report strong growth, but rising costs & emerging risks

Brussels became the Global meeting point for the airport industry this week, as the joint ACI EUROPE & WORLD Annual Congress & General Assemblies...

New restrictions on carrying powder on board for flights to the U.S. from 30th June 2018

From 30 June 2018, new TSA rules will restrict the transport of powders for all passengers traveling to the United States. - Passengers will not...

ERA supported by the European Commission on prioritised approach to ADS-B

A threat to regional air connectivity recedes following ERA meeting with the European Commission ERA’s Director General Montserrat Barriga and ERA’s President Andrew Kelly...

European Commission removes all airlines from Indonesia from EU Air Safety List

The European Commission today cleared all air carriers from Indonesia from the EU Air Safety list. In addition, a new system, warning the Air...

Brussels Airport welcomes more than 800 aviation representatives for the ACI World and ACI Europe Congress in Brussels

As host of the ACI World and ACI Europe Congress, Brussels Airport is receiving more than 800 aviation professionals from all over the world,...

Europe’s airports report passengers up 5%, freight up 3.9% during April

European airport trade association ACI EUROPE releases its traffic report for April 2018, during which average passenger traffic in geographical Europe grew by +5% compared...

EU-wide rules for safety of drones approved by European Parliament

MEPs backed new EU-wide rules to ensure the safe use of drones and to update aviation safety rules. Common safety level across EU Legal...

Korean Air to host 75th IATA AGM in Seoul

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Korean Air will host the 75th IATA Annual General Meeting (AGM) and World Air Transport Summit...

Akbar Al Baker new IATA board chairman​

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency Akbar Al Baker, has assumed his duties as Chairman...

IATA: Passenger demand growth slows in April

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic data for April 2018 showing that demand (revenue passenger kilometres or RPKs) rose by...

IATA: Air freight growth recovers slightly in April, up 4.1%

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing that demand, measured in freight tonne kilometres (FTKs), rose 4.1%...

A4E statement regarding the most recent French ATC strike on 21-22-23 May 2018

Air traffic controllers (ATCs) in France have called for a nationwide strike which began Monday, 21 May at 17:00 (UTC) and that lasted until...

Brussels Airlines pilot strike: The Belgian Cockpit Association BeCA supports their pension claims

On May 4, a survey organised by the pilot representatives revealed that the vast majority of Brussels Airlines pilots reject the proposals that their...

ACI Europe: First quarter brings further gains in air traffic, with passengers up 7.6%

European airport trade body, ACI EUROPE today released its air traffic report for March and Q1. The report is the only air transport report...