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[Coronavirus] A4E welcomes European Parliament and Council’s decision to extend temporary airport slots waiver through 24 Oct. 

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Europe’s airlines need additional government support measures to manage unprecedented COVID-19 crisis. A4E fully welcomes today’s decisive action by members of the European Parliament --...

[Coronavirus] The airline sector addresses an open letter to EU Transport Ministers

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Open letter to EU Transport Ministers ahead of the EU Transport Ministerial Meeting of 18 March 2020 Dear Transport Ministers, COVID-19 will have a severe...

A4E welcomes European Commission proposal for airport slots waiver through 30 June, but asks for extension

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A4E welcomes today’s swift action by the European Commission and Transport Commissioner Adina Vălean granting airlines a temporary waiver on the airport slots 80/20...

Airlines for Europe: “European governments must act now to reduce COVID-19 impact on aviation”

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Urgent measures needed include: Immediate passing of temporary airport slots waiver through the summer season Deferment or waiver of new aviation taxes at EU...

A4E airline CEOs lay out prerequisites for Green Deal success at Annual Summit

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- Urgent implementation of Single European Sky (SES) and updated SES Regulation; - Dedicated EU industrial policy for Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAFs); - Stepped up global...

[Study] Fully implementing Europe’s Single Aviation Market could save the EU economy €37 billion per year

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A new study1 found that Europe’s 25-year old single aviation market is incomplete, costing EU airlines, their passengers and society up to €37 billion...

A4E CEOs lay out priorities in first meeting with new EU Transport Commissioner – TUI joins A4E

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Dedicated EU industrial policy for sustainable aviation fuel development urgently needed New cross-sector industry roadmap will contribute to Green Deal targets EU leaders...

Airlines for Europe (A4E) Cargo CEOs ask EU leaders for greater support in first-ever policy manifesto

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Airline transformation efforts in sustainability, efficiency and digitalisation need political backing  Europe’s leading air cargo CEOs today unveiled a set of key policy asks...

EU Transport Ministers compromise and agree to update blocked Single European Sky regulation from 2013

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Updates will enable greater airspace efficiencies and reduce delays in the future Regulatory update needs to be swiftly finalised for improvements to take...

Aviation taxes requested by 9 EU Finance Ministers will not reduce CO2 emissions, says Airlines for Europe (A4E)

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Statement by EU Finance Ministers requesting EU coordination on aviation pricing is full of flaws Unilateral national taxation measures such as those introduced by...

European airlines against proposed German climate tax on aviation

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A4E statement on German climate proposals A4E airlines are committed to achieving carbon-neutral growth. Proposals to raise aviation taxes -- whether on domestic flights in...

EU Aviation stakeholders sign joint declaration on the future of the Single European Sky

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The signatories call on the EU Institutions and Members States to take the necessary steps to implement the joint declaration adopted today, outlining their...

European Commission report confirms stronger regulation of powerful airports would benefit European passengers by preventing monopoly abuse

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Lack of competition gives large EU airports significant market power Limited effectiveness of EU framework due to lack of strong mandate for regulators,...

The Airlines for Europe CEO meeting complains about ATC delays and environmental taxes, suggests improvements

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At its annual CEO meeting held on 10 July 2019 in Brussels, Airlines for Europe (A4E) observed that European airlines will pay over €5...

Taxing Aviation is not a solution to tackle the industry’s CO2 emissions, says Airlines for Europe

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EU Ministers meeting to discuss proposals for EU-wide environmental taxes on aviation in the Netherlands on 20-21 June. A4E members including Europe’s largest...

EU industry efforts to tackle climate change undermined by flawed aviation tax proposals, says Airlines for Europe

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New EU-commissioned report contains a flawed analysis of the economic and environmental impact of aviation taxes in Europe. The aviation industry has had...

A4E welcomes the recommendations of the European Commission’s “Wise Persons Group” report on the future of the Single European Sky

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EU ATC is in crisis and in urgent need of reform Airlines seek more detail and greater involvement and ability to direct in...

Following record 2018 delays, EU member states approve weakest targets ever for air traffic controllers’ performance

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Governments extend EU-wide delay targets from 0.5 minutes to 0.9 minutes per flight New targets will lead to increased delays and more CO2...

The European aviation industry complains about the poor targets for EU air traffic management

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Airspace users’ statement on the EU Air Traffic Management (ATM) performance targets 2020-2024 The weakest levels of ambition in the history of the Single European...

Airlines for Europe (A4E): “Europe’s inefficient airspace cost the EU €17.6 bn in 2018; 334 million passengers affected”

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Air Traffic Control (ATC) capacity and staff shortfalls responsible for >75% all 2018 delays Airlines for Europe (A4E) airlines working to mitigate passenger...