The European Regions Airline Assn. said that last week's vote by the European Parliament's Committee on the Environment, Public Health and Food Safety to auction 100% of emissions certificates by 2020 will cost the "typical" regional airline €6 million ($8.2 million) per year (ATWOnline, Oct. 10). "The fact that more than 1,100 amendments to the mother directive were proposed without any form of impact assessment when so much is at risk--company survival, jobs, international access for ...

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