Sibiu County Council calls for applications for state aid for supporting the activity of air operators

posted on 7th January 2021 by Eddie Saunders
Sibiu County Council calls for applications for state aid for supporting the activity of air operators

Sibiu International Airport plays an important role in the regional and international connectivity of the country, being a strategic pillar within Southern Transylvania that generates new opportunities as a key regional asset, and a propeller for the local community. Over more, Sibiu Airport serves an up-growing region that boasts a catchment area of about 2,6 million people.

Sibiu International Airport launches a CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR STATE AID UNDER THE STATE AID SCHEME FOR SUPPORTING THE ACTIVITY OF AIR OPERATORS IN THE CONTEXT OF THE ECONOMIC CRISES GENERATED BY COVID-19 PANDEMIC. The objective of the measure is to support the activity of air operators and to support the economic recovery and structural viability of the region in the context of the coronavirus outbreak.

Starting now and until 31st of June 2021, all airlines can apply for the financial support, granted by the Sibiu County Council and approved by the European Commission. The budget of the State aid scheme is the equivalent in RON of the amount of 1.660.000 EUR. The aid per company will not exceed 800.000 EUR.

The announcement of opening of the call for applications for state aid under the State aid scheme for supporting the activity of air operators in the context of the economic crisis generated by the COVID-19 pandemic together with the appropriate documentation are available on Sibiu County Council website and Sibiu International Airport website www.sibiuairport.ro

STATE AID SCHEME FOR SUPPORTING THE ACTIVITY OF AIR OPERATORS IN THE CONTEXT OF ECONOMIC CRISIS GENERATED BY THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC – http://www.cjsibiu.ro/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/EN_Schema-de-ajutor-de-stat-notificare.pdf

ANNOUNCEMENT of opening of the call for applications for state aid under the State aid scheme for supporting the activity of air operators in the context of the economic crisis generated by the COVID-19 pandemic, authorized by the European Commission by Decision no. SA.59156 of 20.11.2020 – Appendix 1 – http://www.cjsibiu.ro/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Traducere-RO-EN_Anexa-1.pdf

Self-Declaration Form – Appendix 2 – http://www.cjsibiu.ro/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Traducere-RO-EN_Anexa-2.pdf

Self-Declaration Form – Appendix 3 – http://www.cjsibiu.ro/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Traducere-RO-EN_Anexa-3.pdf

Operational capacity allocation plan to/from Sibiu International Airport – Appendix 4 – http://www.cjsibiu.ro/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/Traducere-RO-EN_Anexa-4.pdf

Any questions regarding the call for applications must be sent during the call for applications to the following email address: secretariat@sibiuairport.ro.