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How to improve air passenger rights during the COVID-19 crisis ?

Regulation (EC) No 261/2004 Wednesday, 14 July 2021, European Parliament, Brussels Joint hearing  Committee on Petitions and Committee on Transport and Tourism Right to compensation and right to information Rafał Milczarski President of AIRE Airlines International...

EU – IATA Winter 2021 Season Slot Utilisation Target

EU – IATA Winter 2021 Season Slot Utilisation Target  The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in an unprecedented decrease in Passenger demand and flying across the world. This had huge implications on airline’s networks, fleet, staff and many other tangible and intangible...

COVID-19 rescue measures; AIRE priorities

    Mr Filip CORNELIS Director Air Transport DG MOVE European Commission Demotstraat 24 1040 Brussels Belgium Brussels 17th March 2020   Subject: COVID-19 rescue measures; AIRE priorities Dear Mr Cornelis, I refer to the conference call that the...

AIRE priorities for the new European Commission

Environment A unique worldwide off-setting scheme to address airlines’ CO2 emissions The airline sector is the only industry having volunteered to set up a very ambitious scheme tackling its CO2 emissions. The agreement within ICAO to set up CORSIA represents an...

Joint Association letter on CORSIA

Commissioner Violeta Bulc European Commission Rue de la Loi 200 1049 Brussels Belgium Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete European Commission Rue de la Loi 200 1049 Brussels Belgium CORSIA & implementation of Annex 16 to the Chicago Convention in EU Member States...

Position Paper on Brexit

Since the creation of the European Single Aviation Market in the 1990s, EU airlines have been operating within a comprehensive common framework comprising rules on safety, security, environment and consumer protection. This has delivered huge benefits in terms of...

EU Smart Borders Package Entry-Exit System / ETIAS / API

  January 2017   EU Smart Borders Package Entry-Exit System / ETIAS / API     In April 2016, the European Commission presented the Communication “Stronger and Smarter Information Systems for Borders and Security” which establishes...