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European Commission approved €1.32 billion in state aid for rail link between Paris and Paris Charles de Gaulle airport

European Commission approved €1.32 billion in state aid for rail link between Paris and Paris Charles de Gaulle airport

The European Commission has approved French support measures for the construction of an express railway line between Paris and the Paris-Charles-de-Gaulle airport. The project will improve the coordination of different modes of transport, in line with the EU’s transport policy objectives. The Commission received from France a notification of its plans to grant state aid […]

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#BrusselsAttacks: Politicians’ thoughts are with victims of attacks and their families

#BrusselsAttacks: Politicians’ thoughts are with victims of attacks and their families

After Madrid, London and Paris, the terror has now hit Brussels, the capital of Europe. On Tuesday morning (22 March), several bombs exploded in the city. Shortly after 8h in the morning, two explosions were reported at Brussels airport (Zaventem) and killed at least eleven people. The number of victims might rise as several injured […]

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Announcement of Brussels airport renovation

Announcement of Brussels airport renovation

Brussels Airport has announced that it will start important renovation works on one of its main runways from 27 May.   So as to minimize the impact on the neighbouring residents and the airport activities, the airport plans these renovation works in several stages and also at night.   Runways have to be thoroughly renovated […]

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Study reveals airports support 4.1% of GDP in Europe

Study reveals airports support 4.1% of GDP in Europe

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last night (20 January), on the occasion of an event in the European Parliament hosted by Gesine Meissner MEP (Germany), Franck Proust MEP (France) and István Ujhelyi MEP (Hungary), ACI EUROPE released a new study on the Economic Impact of European Airports. The study, conducted by InterVISTAS, independently quantifies and documents the economic contribution of the […]

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