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July 27, 2021, 12:37 PM

European Commission Approves Massive Aid Injection to Condor

EU antitrust regulators conclude that German state and restructuring aid to Condor comply with European state aid rules.

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Jul 27, 2021 - 12:37 PM
EU antitrust regulators conclude that German state and restructuring aid to Condor comply with European state aid rules.
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European Union antitrust regulators green-light the combination of world’s two largest aircraft lessors without concessions.
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Jul 26, 2021 - 11:46 AM
IATA condemned the European Commission as "out of touch with reality" in its decision to set a 50 percent threshold for "use it or lose it" slot rules.
Jul 22, 2021 - 10:41 AM
Rolls-Royce has delivered the generator and related power electronics for its new electric propulsion system to its testbed in the UK.
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Jul 22, 2021 - 6:14 AM
The New England-based regional airline sees strong benefits from electric aircraft services but admits the business case for the switch is not yet proven.
Jul 21, 2021 - 12:33 PM
United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby predicts that increasing vaccination rates will mitigate any negative affect on demand caused by Covid’s Delta variant.