An Airbus A350-1000 (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Fabian Behr)

French Government Approves 15 billion Euro Rescue Package

The French state continues to distribute aid to economic sectors impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. After implementing a plan of 18 billion euros to save the tourism industry and another 8 billion euros for the automotive industry, it was the turn for aviation. The Minister of Economy and Finance, Bruno Le Maire, announced recently a plan of massive support for the aeronautical industry for more than 15 billion euros. The French aeronautical industry forms an ecosystem of nearly 300,000 jobs…