Germany Doubles Aviation Tax, Introduces Minimum Fare Rule

Credit: Eurowings
FRANKFURT—Germany’s coalition government has decided to make sweeping changes to air transport taxation and regulation as the country struggles to achieve its 2030 emissions reduction targets. After marathon negotiations, the government—which consists of three parties—agreed to double the aviation...
Jens Flottau

Based in Frankfurt, Germany, Jens is executive editor and leads Aviation Week Network’s global team of journalists covering commercial aviation.

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