EU Council: Franco-Dutch call for short-haul flight ban gets frosty reception

A call by France, the Netherlands and others to introduce an EU minimum ticket price or restrict short-haul flights met strong opposition from the European Commission, Germany and peripheral member states.

by Robert Hodgson

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