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July 2015

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Fluggastdaten: Grüne wollen Überprüfung durch den Europäischen Gerichtshof NEW
Jan Albrecht 7 Months, 1 Week, 2 Days, 17 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
PRESSEMITTEILUNG – Brüssel, 20. November 2014 Die Grüne Europafraktion unterstützt die Forderung, das geplante Abkommen der EU mit Kanada über den Austausch von PNR-Fluggastdaten dem Europäischen Gerichtshof (EuGH) vorz...
Vorratsdatenspeicherung von Fluggastdaten: Angebliches Drängen der Bundesregierung auf kürzere Speicherdauer ist heiße Luft NEW
NoPNR 7 Months, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
Im Zuge von Maßnahmen gegen “ausländische Kämpfer” wollen die EU-Mitgliedstaaten eine neue Vorratsdatenspeicherung zu Fluggastdaten anlegen. Würde dies beschlossen, müssten Airlines bei jedem interkontinentalen F...
Mavepuster til EU-lov om ground handling NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 10 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
NYT FRA EU-FRONTEN: EU-parlamentets Transportudvalg har idag stemt for at afvise Kommissionens forslag om mere liberalisering i ground handling sektoren - Nyheder / Søren Søndergaard, Nyt fra EU-fronten...
Søren til demo mod EU-liberalisering af ground handling NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 2 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 9 Hours, 32 Minutes ago
NYT FRA EU-FRONTEN: Søren deltog med 3F Kastrup i demo i Bruxelles mod EU-pres på løn og arbejdsvilkår i ground handling sektoren - Nyheder / Søren Søndergaard, Nyt fra EU-fronten...
Getting Single European Sky off the ground (VIDEO) NEW
Blogactiv 2 Years, 8 Months, 1 Day, 3 Hours, 39 Minutes ago
Europe’s air traffic control systems should be urgently modernised and merged into a single European airspace in order to reduce congestion and flight delays as well as cut CO2 emissions, say MEPs in a resolution adopted on Tuesday 23 October.
Antonio Masip 2 Years, 8 Months, 3 Days, 10 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
Las pistas del aeropuerto  holandés de Schiphol están por debajo del nivel del mar. Los altímetros enloquecen en esas circunstancias. Pasó también en los diques de New Orleans cuando el Katrina. Lo más extraño es que, coincidiendo con el...
Cielo unico europeo: cos'è e perché non funziona NEW
L'Europa@TorVergata 2 Years, 8 Months, 4 Days, 4 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
Nuove riforme per il 2013: ecco i propositi della Commissione per far ripartire l'innovativo progetto del “Cielo unico europeo”. L'iniziativa, che mira a regolamentare il settore del controllo dello spazio e del traffico aereo e della sicurezza,...
Ryanair e i contributi NEW
Debora Serracchiani 2 Years, 8 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 5 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
Ryanair è indagata dalla procura di Bergamo, che ha iscritto Michael O’Leary – amministratore delegato della compagnia irlandese e il dirigente Juliusz Komorek, braccio destro di O’Leary per gli affari legali nel registro degli indagati. Risul...
Dix ans après, le ciel unique européen se fait encore attendre NEW
Regards citoyens 2 Years, 8 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 8 Hours, 36 Minutes ago
Le ciel unique européen, projet phare visant à créer un espace aérien européen unique (avec une capacité multipliée par trois et des coûts de trafic aérien divisés par deux) n'atteint pas ses objectifs. Pour accélérer sa mise en place...
Denial is not the right way to avoid troubles... NEW
Recent developments in European Consumer Law 2 Years, 8 Months, 3 Weeks, 7 Hours, 18 Minutes ago
... at least not for airlines. On October 4, the CJEU issued two decisions which help clarify the scope of Regulation 261/04 on Denied Boarding, also in relation to its predecessor Regulation 295/91 (repealed).While Regulation  295/91 was explicitl...
Off to the UK in November NEW
OdessaTalk 2 Years, 9 Months, 5 Days, 1 Hour, 58 Minutes ago
Well, your author has to visit the UK in November.  As much as I would like to avoid it, there is no avoiding it. The upside is that after 10 days in England I will be reminded of just why I emigrated in the first place.  The downside is now lookin...
VIDEO: Heathrow 3rd runway, airport debate hots up in UK NEW
FSN Reporters Blog 2 Years, 9 Months, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 22 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
Business leaders and politicians agree the UK needs extra airport capacity but disagree on how quickly, and where it should be. A new runway at Heathrow? An entirely new airpot? Either way, it's dividing the coalition government and setting the Prime...
Emirates is NOT a SOE NEW
FT Alphaville 2 Years, 9 Months, 2 Weeks, 4 Days, 23 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
Apparently Emirates boss Tim Clark can say this with a straight face.From a filing to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission.Investment Corporation of Dubai’s...
Ryanair’s O’Leary has the measure of the Irish people. NEW
Jason O'Mahony 2 Years, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 23 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
Ryanair’s foulmouthed CEO Michael O’Leary gets savaged at least once a year when Ryanair treats a customer “unfairly”. This is where someone usely misses one of Ryanair’s many conditions and it ends up with the customer...
Arabic Music on a Spanish Airbus NEW
Yellow Stars blog 2 Years, 10 Months, 4 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
HERE WE GO AGAIN! Sounds of Arabic music from the crew of a Spanish airliner cause Dutch (Islamophobic) security to go insane. This latest incident of keeping Islamophobic fear in the Dutch people and gives Geert Wilders more political life. We can e...
Information About Leaving From Dublin Airport NEW
WeAreProEU Community Blog 2 Years, 10 Months, 8 Hours, 52 Minutes ago
In spite of the proven fact that Eire is a small country it has one of the most important airports in Europe. Dublin Airfield is the largest in the country and provides internal flights and global flights to several destinations around the globe. A l...
NoPNR 2 Years, 10 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 13 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
Beim ersten österreichischen Netzpolitik-Kongress “Daten, Netz & Politik 2012“, der am zweiten Septemberwochenende stattfindet, wird es auch einen Vortrag sowie einen Workshop zum Thema Fluggastdaten geben. Der Vortrag wird unter dem Tit...
EU skal ikke bestemme over regionale lufthavne NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 2 Years, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 11 Hours ago
PRESSEMEDDELELSE: - EU skal ikke blande sig i om kommuner støtter driften af lufthavnene i bl.a. Odense, Esbjerg og Sønderborg, udtaler EU-parlamentariker Søren Søndergaard fra Folkebevægelsen - Nyheder / Tophistorie, Pressemeddelelse, Sør...
Windjet NEW
Debora Serracchiani 2 Years, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 13 Hours, 44 Minutes ago
Non è accettabile che sul territorio dell’Unione Europea vi siano migliaia di viaggiatori, tra cui donne, vecchi e bambini che, senza loro responsabilità alcuna, sono costretti a bivaccare negli aeroporti. Trecentomila persone con un biglietto pa...
Beja Airport – The Analysis Paralysis Infection? NEW
Rubicon Crossing 2 Years, 10 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 5 Hours, 7 Minutes ago
So the sad saga of Beja airport analysis paralysis continues, only one passenger flight fly’s to Beja airport from Heathrow per week? One security guard guards an empty airport, believe me I have been there and seen it. The good news is ANA...
Afrikanere raser over EUs flyveforbud NEW
Folkebevægelsens Fælles Blog 2 Years, 10 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 12 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
NYT FRA EU-FRONTEN: EU's massive forbud mod afrikanske flyselskaber i Europa er diskrimination, der bevidst hjælper europæiske selskaber på Afrika-ruter. Det mener sammenslutningen af afrikanske luftfartsselskaber - Nyheder / Afrika, Søren S
Eesti parem konkurentsivõime sõltub lennuühendustest NEW
Marko Mihkelsoni blogi 2 Years, 10 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 14 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Viimasel ajal on meedias olnud palju juttu Estonian Airi kahjumist, teeninduse kehvapoolsest kvaliteedist ja kohalikule inimesele veidi arusaamatust hinnastrateegiast. Need on kõik asised küsimused ja tähelepanu mõistetav, sest Eesti rahvusvaheli...
Leaving on a jet plane NEW
Recent developments in European Consumer Law 2 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Tomorrow, 4th of July, European Consumer Centres (ECC-net) will be offering advice to passengers at 28 airports across Europe. The purpose of the event is to inform European citizens of their air passenger rights, a topic that is among the ones most...
Airbus se prépare à défier Boeing sur son terrain en produisant américain NEW
Regards citoyens 3 Years, 2 Days, 6 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Le constructeur aéronautique Airbus se prépare à défier son concurrent Boeing sur son terrain en ouvrant une chaîne d'assemblage aux Etats-Unis, ont indiqué jeudi plusieurs sources chez l'avionneur européen. D'après le si...
Southwest Airlines File: Still Flying NEW
The Flemish newspaper Het Laatste Nieuws (which of course means “the latest news”) is a unique beast: tabloidy in the range of news items it chooses to cover, to be sure, but at the same time lacking that sleazy tinge common to most of th...
Conflicting Business Models at Singapore’s Airport NEW
The Worden Report 3 Years, 6 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 14 Hours, 10 Minutes ago
Singapore’s Changi may be “the world’s most fabulous airport,” according to Scott McCartney of the Wall Street Journal. To be sure, the airport’s amenities are amazing. How they are operated, however, detracts in certain respects with the g...
Ryanair Again NEW
The Honeyball Buzz 3 Years, 7 Months, 3 Weeks, 2 Days, 11 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
It’s that time of year again. But it’s nice to know that the reach of Ryanair’s infamous calendar has spread far and wide. You may like this piece on the NY Daily News. BY Lindsay Goldwert NEW YORK DAILY NEWS … Continue reading →...
USA übergeht EU-Parlament NEW
NoPNR 4 Years, 1 Month, 4 Days, 21 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
Der amerikanische EU-Botschafter William E. Kennard erklärt die PNR-Verhandlungen laut Wiener Zeitung für “abgeschlossen”. Am Donnerstag wurde der Verhandlungsentwurf für die Übermittlung von Fluggastdaten an die USA durch die Bürgen...
Eyjafjöll perturbe toujours le ciel européen NEW
L'Europe décalèe 4 Years, 2 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 12 Hours, 33 Minutes ago
Un an après l’arrêt du trafic aérien à cause de l’éruption du volcan islandais, compagnies aériennes et autorités européennes simulent un nouveau nuage de cendres. Objectif : une meilleure coordination. Mais ce n’est pas gag...
Datenschutzrat gegen EU-PNR NEW
NoPNR 4 Years, 3 Months, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 7 Hours, 16 Minutes ago
Der österreichische Datenschutzrat hat sich gegen die EU-Fluggastdatenspeicherung ausgesprochen. In einem Schreiben an das Bundesministerium für Inneres kritisiert der Datenschutzrat den Vorschlag der EU-Kommission scharf: „Zusammenfassend ist so...
Denied boarding? Don't let them deny you compensation as well! NEW
Recent developments in European Consumer Law 4 Years, 4 Months, 1 Week, 1 Day, 17 Hours, 19 Minutes ago
Recently many students approached me to ask to write their master thesis about rights that consumers have while they book a flight, which then gets delayed or cancelled. They claim that they and their friends (aka: consumers) are not familiar with th...
Rubbish airlines league table – Viking, you win NEW
Jon Worth's Euroblog 4 Years, 8 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 59 Minutes ago
There’s nothing quite like sitting for 5 hours in an uncomfortable seat with a fat, tattooed lump of a man reclining the seat in front of you, forcing a sharp ridge of protruding aluminium into your shin. The distance between my face and seat i...
Addressing C02 emissions from air traffic NEW
Eberhard Rhein 4 Years, 8 Months, 2 Weeks, 2 Days, 10 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
On October 9th 2010, the 192 member governments of the ICAO have agreed on a resolution to address C02 emissions from air traffic, which has rightly been dubbed “historic”. It calls upon • a 2 percent annual improvement of fuel efficiency up to...
The airplane of the future NEW
Euroscientist Blog 4 Years, 8 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 5 Hours, 22 Minutes ago
A simple white paper napkin depicts the future: at an informal dinner with aviation professionals the lead technical design engineer of Boeing sketches his personal vision of the airplane of the future, which is so futuristic that it even outranges t...
Ronken met Ryanair NEW
Brussels Log 4 Years, 8 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 12 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Stakingen waren weer rond. Met name in Frankrijk, waar de bonden langdurige acties met name in het vervoer plannen tegen verhoging van de pensioenleeftijd. Maar ook in België dreigen treinen niet (op tijd) te rijden. Dat komt door problemen bij...
EU rules to increase costs of travels to Ireland NEW
England Expects 4 Years, 9 Months, 4 Days, 20 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
Oh that single market - why does it always round costs up?THE cost of taking a flight both within Ireland and to a range of UK cities is set to increase by €8 per ticket.The Sunday Independent has learned that the EU Commission issued a formal noti...
Know Before You Go! NEW
The Honeyball Buzz 4 Years, 11 Months, 1 Week, 3 Days, 16 Minutes ago
As schools in London break up for the summer, it’s worth remembering your rights before you leave for your holiday in Europe. From air travel to mobile phones, there are plenty of ways in which EU rules ensure people are treated fairly while tr...
Georgia joins Europe in aviation NEW
Ideas on Europe 4 Years, 11 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 12 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Last 5th March Georgia and the European Union initialled a comprehensive air services agreement between Georgia and the EU. The agreement is very important both for the EU and for Georgia. It will bring our aviation relations to an entire new level.
Can “Open Skies” Open Wider? NEW
Real Time Brussels - WSJ 5 Years, 1 Week, 13 Hours, 40 Minutes ago
The EU and U.S. today sealed a second phase of their 2007 Open Skies pact, but talks on hot issues will continue in the new aviation joint committee established in 2008.
Rêvons un peu ! Installez-vous aux commandes d'un Airbus A380 ! NEW
Regards citoyens 5 Years, 3 Weeks, 17 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
Vous voulez découvrir la cabine de pilotage de l'Airbus A380, le dernier fleuron du constructeur aéronautique européen ?   Alors rendez-vous à l'adresse suivante : http://www.gillesvidal.com/blogpano/cockpit1.htm...
Försenad mot Florens NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 5 Years, 1 Month, 5 Days, 6 Hours, 49 Minutes ago
MADRID: Det verkat som om några flygledare i Frankrike har vaknat på fel sida denna dag. Och en konsekvens av detta är att jag sitter och dricker kaffe, läser papper och kommunicerar via nätet på flygplatsen Barajas utanför Madrid. Hur länge...
Volcanic Ashes and EU Risk Regulation NEW
Ideas on Europe 5 Years, 1 Month, 6 Days, 24 Minutes ago
More than twenty years after the EU eliminated its internal land borders, the Union still lacks an integrated airspace. This seems to the most immediate regulatory lesson learnt from the recent volcanic ash crisis, but of course there is much more to...
Vänt tillbaka NEW
Carl Bildt (SE) 5 Years, 1 Month, 1 Week, 2 Days, 4 Hours, 25 Minutes ago
TBILISI: Att flyga till Batumi var lättare sagt än gjort. Halvvägs konstaterades att vindarna var så kraftiga att det inte skulle gå att landa. Så nu har jag återvänt till Tbilisi. Fortsättning – av okänt slag – följer.
Volare/2 NEW
Debora Serracchiani 5 Years, 1 Month, 2 Weeks, 5 Hours, 35 Minutes ago
A seguito di alcune preoccupanti segnalazioni di viaggiatori disabili, a fine aprile ho presentato un interrogazione che richiede l’intervento della Commissione europea, volto a far cessare gli atti discriminatori e a rendere più facile la vita de...
Willie Walsh: an “over-reaction”? NEW
Shiraz Socialst 5 Years, 1 Month, 2 Weeks, 17 Hours, 48 Minutes ago
Strange, isn’t it, how BA boss Willie Walsh thinks that restrictions on flying through dangerous ash-clouds are an “over-reaction“, but outlawing a strike  that’s been democratically endorsed in a ballot by the vast majori...
7ème ciel NEW
L'Europe en Blogs (ARTE) 5 Years, 1 Month, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 7 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
7ème cielJouer les filles de l'air...
Skyggen fra Island NEW
Europabloggen.no 5 Years, 1 Month, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 8 Hours, 55 Minutes ago
Det er ikke måte på hvordan lille Island herjer med Europa om dagen. Nylig brakte VG denne skremmende grafiske fremstillingen av askeskyen fra vulkanen Eyjafjallajökull. Monsteret som svever over Europa rammer stadig nye områder og koster milliar...
European Court of Justice Sets Absolute €1134.71 Liability Limit on Lost Baggage of Airline Passengers NEW
EU Pundit 5 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 5 Days, 3 Hours, 12 Minutes ago
Stephanie Bodoni at BusinessWeek.com writes that EU Airline Passengers Can’t Get More Than $1,450 for Lost Bags.The European Court of Justice in Luxembourg has issued press release 43/10, dated 6 May 2010, in the case C-63/09, Axel Walz v Clickair...
Flüssigkeiten wieder an Bord NEW
Die Euros 5 Years, 1 Month, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 23 Hours, 28 Minutes ago
Ab 2013 dürfen Passagiere in europäischen Flughäfen wieder Flüssigkeiten mit an Bord nehmen. Diese Entscheidung wurde Ende April von der Europäischen Kommission bekannt gegeben. Bis zu dem Zeitpunkt sollen neue Untersuchungstechniken zur Aussond...
Volcano ash crisis highlights impact of trade disruption for ACP countries NEW
CTA Brussels Weblog 5 Years, 1 Month, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 44 Minutes ago
Over the last week, the Icelandic volcano ash cloud crisis caused major disruption in air traffic, not only for passenger transport but also for freight carriers. 19% of EU imports are carried by air. In a globalised economy that relies heavily on 'j...
Iceland volcano ashes result of marketing stunt gone wrong NEW
the Brussel Jungle 5 Years, 2 Months, 1 Week, 4 Days, 7 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
As large parts of Europe are cut off by the cloud of ashes hanging in the air and stopping all in- and outbound airline traffic, a senior executive of an unnamed PR & Marketing firm has been arrested by the Reykjavik police. At a press conference...
Europe versus the volcano NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 5 Years, 2 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 14 Hours, 34 Minutes ago
As you're jetting around the world this week, Americans, think of us poor souls in Europe, trapped in our respective cities. We're now in the 5th day of the flight ban caused by the giant ash cloud covering Europe, and many are the stories of the "as...
Perspectives on airspace closures. NEW
European Tribune 5 Years, 2 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 17 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Chris Cook has a diary with a rather scattered discussion thread asking whether or not...
Airlines pressing to fly NEW
Gavin Hewitt's Europe (BBC) 5 Years, 2 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 20 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
The carriers are desperate to get back into the skies. Their losses are rising. Some now say they are collectively losing $250m (£163m; 185m euros) a day. What they are doing is challenging the national civil aviation authorities to ease...
The EU Reacts to the Volcano Situation NEW
European Union Law 5 Years, 2 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 21 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
The consequences of the eruption of the Eyjafjallajökull Volcano are strongly felt throughout Europe, with most of the EU airspace still closed because of the volcanic ash in the atmosphere that can damage airplane engines. The question now is what...
Iceland's volcanic eruption and 'European travel chaos'. Time for a political response? NEW
Centre for European Politics 5 Years, 2 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 14 Minutes ago
As millions of passengers both in Europe and across the world face continued severe disruption to the daily lives, due to the volcanic eruption in Iceland, I ask why the political response has been so slow? This evening reports are emerging that...
Eyjafjallajokull and the economics of the EU NEW
EU for US 5 Years, 2 Months, 1 Week, 6 Days, 10 Hours, 56 Minutes ago
I and a special guest that has been with me for three weeks are now stranded in Brussels.We had plans to finish his vacation in Dublin (not enough rain here in Brussels, you see). But now my week of hard-earned vacation may be spent...well, possibly...
European destructuring NEW
Stanley Crossick 5 Years, 4 Months, 1 Week, 13 Hours ago
Two items struck me in tonight’s newscasts. Lufthansa pilots are striking for four days, costing the company €100 million.  They are demanding a 6% pay increase and that pilots in Lufthansa’s foreign subsidiaries be paid at their rates...
Sécurité aérienne : les limites du débat sur les scanners corporels NEW
Regards citoyens 5 Years, 5 Months, 4 Days, 5 Hours, 27 Minutes ago
Les dirigeants occidentaux ont, à la hâte, décidé de réagir à la tentative d'attentat survenue sur le vol Amsterdam-Detroit, comme à chaque épisode depuis le 11 septembre 2001. Le président Barack Obama a résumé la situation en que...
European airport security conference 2009 NEW
NeoConOpticon: Notes on the EUropean security research programme 5 Years, 5 Months, 3 Weeks, 3 Days, 5 Hours, 45 Minutes ago
All the usual suspects participated in the the 8th annual ACI EUROPE Security Summit on the theme of “Aviation Security – How Well Does It Work?“, which took place in November 2009. Looking at the list of speakers it’s tempting t...
Les passagers victimes de retards de vols ont droit à une indemnisation NEW
Quoi de neuf en Europe 5 Years, 7 Months, 18 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
  Normal 0 21 Un retard de trois heures (ou...
Hidden and rip-off airline charges NEW
Glenis Willmott (MEP) 5 Years, 9 Months, 3 Weeks, 6 Days, 22 Hours, 15 Minutes ago
I'm currently campaigning to put an end to all the hidden and rip-off charges levied by airlines on their often unsuspecting passengers..such as myself!On a flight out for my summer holiday I was stung for an extraordinarily large fee for excess bagg...
Low cost airlines lend citizens a 'European' identity NEW
Babelblogs reviews 5 Years, 10 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Hours, 54 Minutes ago
Budget travel is a reality for modern Europeans, a part of everyday life. Accounting for its environmental impact may affect the as yet fragile common European identity it lends to flying citizens...
Airlines, EU carbon trading scheme and Biofuel NEW
JMECE Lab EuroBlogFest 6 Years, 4 Months, 2 Weeks, 3 Days, 16 Hours, 58 Minutes ago
Airlines prepare for EU carbon trading scheme source: EuroActive [edited] A directive incorporating aviation into the EU emissions trading scheme (EU ETS) entered into force today (2 February), obliging member states to put in place appropriate legis...
Vlieg minder, betaal meer NEW
EU.blog.nl 6 Years, 8 Months, 1 Week, 5 Days, 5 Hours, 13 Minutes ago
Wat is het duurst? Een KLM-kaartje vanaf Duuml;sseldorf via Schiphol naar New York kopen of een KLM-ticket van Schiphol naar New York? ...
Complete incompetence from Thomas Cook airlines NEW
Jon Worth's Euroblog 6 Years, 10 Months, 4 Weeks, 1 Day, 10 Hours, 20 Minutes ago
This is the view at 0725 EDT at Ottawa International Airport. The plane pictured is the Thomas Cook Airlines Boeing 757 I was supposed to be flying on from Montréal Trudeau to London Gatwick at 1800 yesterday but almost 14 hours on we’re still...
New crackdown on airline's hidden costs NEW
Richard Corbett 6 Years, 11 Months, 2 Weeks, 6 Days, 21 Hours, 51 Minutes ago
Amid the Conservative's infighting and the adoption of my parliamentary rule change on groups, I haven't had time to mention the new regulations governing how air-fair prices are advertised, which was adopted by the European Parliament in Strasbourg...
EU verbietet Lockangebote NEW
Europa-Transparent 6 Years, 11 Months, 3 Weeks, 1 Day, 21 Hours, 38 Minutes ago
Fluggesellschaften und Reiseveranstalter müssen künftig den Gesamtpreis der angebotenen Flüge nennen. Damit sollen die Fluggäste in Europa die Preise für Flugtickets besser vergleichen können. Bei der Buchung im Reisebüro oder über das Intern...
Europe Goes After the Skies NEW
Gulf Stream Blues 7 Years, 4 Days, 9 Hours, 9 Minutes ago
Amid all of the hand-wringing and fear that the Ireland ‘no’ vote will bring the EU to a chaotic standstill in January, judging by the news yesterday Brussels isn’t ratcheting down its ambition in the mean time.After much negotiation, the EU at...