UK low-cost carrier (LCC) easyJet expects to finalize plans for a European air operator’s certificate (AOC) over the coming weeks and could place a new AOC in either Portugal or Austria. “Talks with authorities [of both countries] have been held. Besides Austria, Portugal is on the agenda,” a source involved in establishing new AOCs in Austria told ATW. “Portugal, for example, is very agile and cooperative to establish a new AOC, most likely the easiest place in ...

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