CASE COMMENTS : PUBLIC SECTOR – AIR TRANPORT – AIRPORT CHARGES

Air transport: The Court of Justice dismisses an application for annulment lodged by Luxembourg against the Directive 2009/12/EC on airport charges (Luxembourg/Parliament and Council)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. CJEU, 12 May 2011, Luxembourg v. Parliament and Council, case C-176/09 Airport charges are a thorny issue and one of the elements in the price war between traditional and low-cost airlines. The judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union of 12 May 2011 (Case C 176/09, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg v. European Parliament and Council of the European Union) shows that this price war also extends to airport authorities. In that judgment, the Court had to rule on the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg's application for annulment of Directive 2009/12/EC of the European Parliament and of the

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Audrey Blot, Air transport: The Court of Justice dismisses an application for annulment lodged by Luxembourg against the Directive 2009/12/EC on airport charges (Luxembourg/Parliament and Council), 12 May 2011, Concurrences N° 3-2011, Art. N° 38193, p. 211

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