Germany To Keep Tax On Departing Passengers

SINGAPORE—The new German government is expected to retain the country’s contentious aviation tax. Aviation industry representatives have lobbied hard to cut back the air-service tax-per-passenger departing from a German airport. The last German government indicated it was willing to reduce the tax...
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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