Tag: EU Commission

Ryanair Delivers “Protect Overflights – Keep Eu Skies Open” Petition to EU Commission

Ryanair today (31st May) delivered its ‘Protect Overflights: Keep EU Skies Open’ petition to EU Commission President, Ursula von der Leyen’s office, having collected more than 1.1 million signatures from fed-up passengers demanding that the EU Commission protect overflights and EU citizens’ ...

Ryanair signs 5-year deal with Enilive for access to up to 100,000 tonnes of sustainable aviation fuel

Ryanair And Over 700,000 Passengers Call On EU Commission To Protect Overflights After 52nd Day Of French ATC Strikes In 2023

Ryanair and the fed-up passengers of Europe have today (04 May) called on the EU Commission yet again to take immediate action to protect European citizen’s Freedom of Movement and overflights during French ATC strikes following the 52nd day of French ATC strikes on Mon, 1 May. Despite only lau...

Ryanair Calls On Ursula Von Der Leyen And EU Commission To Protect EU Single Market For Air Travel

Ryanair Calls On Ursula Von Der Leyen And EU Commission To Protect EU Single Market For Air Travel

Ryanair today (Mon 27th Mar) condemned the continuing cancellation of flights over France due to repeated French ATC strikes. As always, French Minimum Service Legislation is used to protect French domestic flights, but EU overflights from Germany, Spain, Italy, the UK and Ireland are cancelled s...

Ryanair Calls On The EU Commission To Stop Exempting the EU’s Most Polluting Flights

Ryanair Calls On The EU Commission To Stop Exempting the EU’s Most Polluting Flights

Ryanair today (7 Dec) condemned the EU Commission’s failure to support the vote of the European Parliament to extend ETS (enviro taxes) onto long haul flights which account for over 54% of EU aviation emissions but deliver just 6% of EU passengers. As a result of this indefensible exemption for...

The EU Commission approve 50 million euros of the hybrid loan to Finnair

Finnair announced on 17 March 2021 that the company and the State of Finland had signed an agreement on a hybrid loan of maximum 400 million euros to support Finnair. The decision was made by the Plenary Session of the Government on 18 February 2021. The arrangement has the approval of the EU Co...

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