France Moving Toward Banning Short Domestic Flights

Some domestic services from Paris Orly are set to be prohibited.
Credit: Stephane de Sakutin / AFP / Getty Images

France has moved closer to banning short-haul domestic flights on routes than can be covered by train in under 2.5 hrs. as part of efforts to lower carbon emissions. Lawmakers in the National Assembly voted April 10 in favor of the proposals, which are part of a wider climate bill that aims to cut...

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