The World Trade Organization issued a confidential 1,000-page preliminary ruling Friday regarding the legality of subsidies received by Airbus during development of the A380, with statements and press reports indicating that it may have found at least some problems with the aid. The report followed five years of deliberations and was sent to the European Commission and the US government. Early indications were that the WTO sided with the latter, with a source telling The Wall Street Journal ...

Subscribe to Access this Entire Article

"WTO ruling reportedly finds problems with A380 aid" is part of ATW Plus, our online premium membership. Subscribing will provide you access to exclusive news, carefully researched airline financial, fleet and traffic data, plus the option to receive our popular, award-winning print magazine. To learn more, click here. If viewing via ATW Mobile, please login and click "Read web article" to view fully. Questions? ATWPlus@penton.com.

Already registered? here.