ALERTS: STATE AID - EUROPEAN UNION - ITALY - AIR TRANSPORT - ILLEGAL STATE AID - STATE AID RECOVERY

Illegal aid: The General Court of the European Union upholds the decision of the European Commission declaring illegal the measures in favour of the development of air transport and imposing the state aid recovery from the airlines (easyJet Airline; Volotea; Germanwings)

*This article is an automatic translation of the original article, provided here for your convenience. Read the original article. On 13 May 2020, the Court of First Instance of the European Union delivered three judgements following actions brought by three low-cost airlines against the European Commission's decision of 29 July 2016. in favour of which it considered that the State aid implemented by Italy providing compensation for public service obligations - presented by the Italian authorities as an SGEI - in favour of operators of airports located in Sardinia, with a view to strengthening and developing air transport, constituted unlawful and incompatible aid with the internal market and ordered the recovery of the aid from the beneficiaries. Under the terms of the three

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Alain Ronzano, Illegal aid: The General Court of the European Union upholds the decision of the European Commission declaring illegal the measures in favour of the development of air transport and imposing the state aid recovery from the airlines (easyJet Airline; Volotea; Germanwings), 13 May 2020, Concurrences N° 3-2020, Art. N° 94913, www.concurrences.com

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