Air France, Airbus want EU to subsidise aircraft sales

Air France, Airbus want EU to subsidise aircraft sales

Air France, Airbus want EU to subsidise aircraft sales — — -Brussels (Brussels Morning) French flag carrier Air France and the Airbus aerospace company want the EU to use its green funds to subsidise aircraft sales, according to documents just released by InfluenceMap, the lobbying watchdog.

The two companies called on European Commission officials to divert funds allocated for the bloc’s green push in order to help subsidise newer models of aircraft as a way of lowering greenhouse gas emissions by replacing older and less fuel-efficient jets, Reuters