ATA news release: ATA says European aviation emissions trading scheme illegal, decries legislation as a 'tax grab':

The Air Transport Association voiced harsh opposition Tuesday to the European Parliament approval of legislation to add aviation into the European Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS), pointing out that the proposal violates the Chicago Convention, the treaty governing international aviation, as well as other international laws. ATA also explained why the scheme takes the wrong approach to address aviation emissions. Read more here.

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