France Seizes Ryanair Aircraft In Payment Dispute

PARIS – France’s civil aviation authority the DGAC seized a Ryanair aircraft at Bordeaux-Merignac airport in a bid to force the LCC to pay back public funds that were judged illegal by the European Commission in 2014. The DGAC said on Nov. 9 it had seized the aircraft on Nov. 8 in a move linked to...
Helen Massy-Beresford

Based in Paris, Helen Massy-Beresford covers European and Middle Eastern airlines, the European Commission’s air transport policy and the air cargo industry for Aviation Week & Space Technology and Aviation Daily.

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