European Union

New blockchain technology-based project to extend slot swapping

European Union funds a new blockchain technology-based project which should extend the existing slot swapping capabilities between different airlines....


EU-US agree on the temporary suspension of Airbus vs Boeing tariff war

While the pandemic has ravaged the global economy, the EU and US have agreed to suspend tariffs that were cumulatively worth up to $11.5 billion....


European Parliament extends slot relief through summer 2021

The European Parliament decided to extend airline slot relief through summer 2021....


EU to set up humanitarian aid hub at Leipzig/Halle

The European Union plans to set up a new logistics center for humanitarian aid at the Leipzig/Halle Airport.  ...


Post-Brexit aftermath: travel chaos and stranded Britons

As Britain officially leaves the European Union bloc and the UK citizens become third-country nationals, confusion rises in the airports around Europe....


Boeing-Airbus row: Trump administration plans new tariffs

As part of the dispute between Boeing and Airbus over subsidies, the Trump administration will impose new tariffs on European products, including aircraft parts...


How aviation industry is preparing for Brexit

The aviation industry is subject to change as the new Brexit trading rules come into force on January 1, 2021. ...


EU extends Pakistan International Airlines ban

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has extended a ban on Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) for 90 days. ...


European Commission moves to ensure air connectivity after Brexit

While negotiations are chugging on, the European Commission has put forward a proposal to ensure basic air connectivity and measures to ensure the safety of aviation between the UK and EU....


IAI and Airbus to monitor Mediterranean with drones

Israeli Aerospace Industries (IAI) and Airbus Defence and Space Airborne Solutions (ADAS) were awarded a contract to use IAI Heron unmanned aerial vehicles for monitoring the southern border of the Schengen area, operating from bases on Mediterranean coast....