Friday, October 12, 2012

Emirates Fined for Price Fixing in Australia

An Australian Court has hit Emirates with a $10 million fine for price fixing on cargo routes between Indonesia and Australia from 2001 to 2006.

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Thursday, October 11, 2012

Potential ICAO Solution on Emissions?

An intriguing report surfaced in the Economic Times today of a potential ICAO-designed market-based-mechanism for aviation emissions that could prove acceptable to India and presumably other countries that have so far resisted the idea. According to the article, the proposal would only apply to developed countries at first, but would eventually encompass developing countries as well. Once it is fully in place, revenues from developing countries' carriers would be directed back to those countries to be used for aviation emissions reductions while revenues from carriers in developed countries would be shared globally. 

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Wednesday, October 10, 2012

The Argument for Incremental Emissions Regulation

In Defense of Incrementalism for International Aviation Emissions Regulation, by Gabriel S. Sanchez, is now available via the Virginia Journal of International Law.

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Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Regulator Intervenes with Kingfisher Ticket Sales

Kingfisher Airlines, which temporarily suspended operations last week in response to an employee strike, has been prohibited from selling tickets by India's Directorate General of Civil Aviation. The regulator is scrutinizing Kingfisher's continued viability.

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Monday, October 8, 2012

Air France, Etihad Enter Code-Share Agreement

In what may be the first step toward a deeper integration, Air France and Etihad have announced a code-share agreement.

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