Inside an air traffic control tower (Photo: Copyright NAV CANADA)

U.K. and European Governments Defer ATC Charges for Airlines

The U.K. government has supported action by European authorities to allow airlines to defer the payment of charges for air navigation services. This will include charges for both the U.K. and European airspace being deferred for up to 14 months for the period between February to May 2020. According to the U.K. government’s official website, in February alone the top ten airlines in the U.K. would have paid a total of £47.2 million ($58.8 million) in charges for operating within…