EU Matters

Editorial: Airport investment – the right thing for growth

Editorial: Airport investment – the right thing for growth

By Olivier Jankovec, Director General, ACI EUROPE

Brexit – Over & Out

Brexit – Over & Out

Frontier Economics’ Dan Elliott explores the implications of the vote for the aviation industry both in the UK and across Europe.

Editorial: Welcome to  the new normal

Editorial: Welcome to the new normal

By Olivier Jankovec, Director General, ACI EUROPE

Editorial: Marking a moment, all together

Editorial: Marking a moment, all together

By Olivier Jankovec, Director General, ACI EUROPE

Elevating the airport charges debate above the usual airline rhetoric

Elevating the airport charges debate above the usual airline rhetoric

Last year was a busy, tumultuous one in European aeropolitical affairs. The European Commission opened a consultation in advance of developing its Aviation Strategy and then refined and released the final result in December. Then at the end of January this year – nearly 2 months after the launch of the strategy, a new airline association presented itself, made some sensationalist accusations about airport charges and called for more airport regulation. ACI EUROPE’s Economics Manager Donagh Cagney reports on what happened next.