Locked content LOT claims Ukrainian routes are safe. Offers refunds

Polish state-controlled airline LOT issued a statement that all of its routes over the Ukrainian airspace are safe. All of our Ukrainian destination (Kiev, Lviv and Odessa) are far away from the Eastern Ukraine territory where the armed conflict has been taking place. … long haul flights, such as Be...

Locked content LOT to receive second tranche of state aid this summer?

Polish state-owned airline LOT might receive another tranche of state help. “The Treasury Ministry has conditionally approved the handout,” said Deputy Minister Rafał Baniak, adding that the treasury wants to delay the second tranche as much as possible, “possibly not giving it at all, as this would...

EC may soon approve aid for LOT

EU competition commissioner Joaquin Almunia said on Wednesday that he expected a positive decision to come soon regarding the state aid issued to LOT Polish Airlines.

Brussels approves of Polish national airline’s course

The European Commission has given the Polish authorities a nod in the case of the national air carrier, LOT. According to Rzeczpospolita and a subsequent news report from ISBnews, Brussels sees positively the current overhaul of Polish Airlines LOT and has issued a letter of comfort to the Polish au...