EasyJet said yesterday it was "forced" this week to cancel plans to operate daily Paris Orly-Ajaccio service from July (ATWOnline, March 8) after being informed that French authorities "had granted a monopoly to Air France/CCM under a Public Service Obligation," according to the London-based LCC. Most PSO routes are operated by only one carrier, but EasyJet claims the route can support two airlines. "There is a huge demand for flights from Paris to Corsica, as we have seen over the past few ...

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