European Union

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....


Ryanair to take six airlines to European Court of Justice

Ryanair has appealed to European Court of Justice, challenging state aid given by their respective countries to SAS, Finnair, TAP, Air France, KLM, and Lufthansa....


European Commission blacklists all Armenian airlines

The European Commission added all airlines certified in Armenia to the EU Air Safety List, essentially banning them from flying in the European skies. ...


European Union approves French aid of €7 billion to Air France

The European Commission approved the aid proposed by the French government to Air France. The €7 billion will be used by the carrier to alleviate the consequences of the coronavirus crisis....