In a surprise move that could undermine the work achieved on aviation emissions by the ICAO Assembly earlier this month, the European Commission (EC) is proposing to extend its tax on aviation emissions to the portion of international flights that occurs within European Union  (EU) airspace. The EU emissions trading scheme (EU ETS) currently applies to intra-European flights. In a statement released Wednesday, the EC said the proposed change in legislation would apply from Jan. 1, ...

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