Malev Hungarian Airlines 737-700. By Rob Finlayson Hungarian state-owned Malev Hungarian Airlines (MA) must pay back the equivalent of up to $350 million in illegal state aid between 2007 and 2010, the European Union's competition watchdog said Monday (ATW Daily News, Oct. 6, 2011). In a statement, the European Commission (EC) said the loss-making carrier would not have been able to obtain similar financing from the market on terms granted by Hungarian authorities, and was ...

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