Aid granted by an Austrian airport operator was illegal and gave Ryanair and two other airlines "an undue advantage", the European Commission has said.
Ryanair received improper aid of €2 million from Klagenfurt airport in the south of Austria, it said, while German airline TUIfly owes €1.1 million. Hapag-Lloyd Express (HLX), which since 2007 has been part of TUIfly, received €9.6 million in improper aid.
"Certain airport services and marketing agreements concluded between the airport operator...
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