Green MEPS have written to the European Commission calling for environmental conditions to be attached to state bailouts of airlines under way across Europe.
The group of Green MEPs, including Irish MEP Ciaran Cuffe, said aviation was a major contributor to transport emissions in Europe and already enjoyed “unfair advantages” over other modes of transport, such as the tax-free status of jet fuel.
“If we recognise that we cannot return to business as...
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