The Association of European Airlines (AEA), which will hold its annual general meeting in Brussels Nov. 29, is set to announce Turkish Airlines CEO Temel Kotil as its new chairman. Kotil told ATW his message is clear about the importance of aviation: “What I believe is Europe is a big market and every single person in this world should have [access] to the airline business. We are not asking for money [from governments]. What we [the airlines] are doing is like a civil service.” ...

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