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03-12-2019 - Hearing on Future low-cost air travel

TRAN 05-12-2019 - 09:59
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Five speakers representing all sides of the aviation sector briefed the TRAN Members about most recent developments and strategic planning in the low-cost air travel sector. The focus was especially on the main challenges of digitalisation, decarbonisation, competitiveness, safety, climate change and improving working conditions and passenger experience.

The invited speakers tried to answer to the question about the current situation of the sector and its preparedness to face challenges of the near to mid-term future. The hearing took place on Tuesday afternoon, 3 December 2019 in room SPAAK 3C50 from where it was webstreamed.

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