IATA worried no-deal Brexit plans not enough to avoid flight disruption

FILE PHOTO: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) logo is seen at the International Tourism Trade Fair ITB in Berlin, Germany, March 7, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/File Photo

DUBAI (Reuters) – Measures to allow flights to continue between the European Union and Britain in the event of a disorderly Brexit are unlikely to be enough to avoid some disruptions and cancellations, the head of the world’s leading air transport group warned on Thursday.

Britain is set to leave the EU on March 29, but with less than three months to go UK Prime Minister Theresa May has failed to gain support at home for an exit agreement, increasing the prospects of a “no-deal” break in relations.

“We are a bit worried because the first guidelines have been issued and, I think, represent a constraint on traffic,” said International Air Transport As

Read More at reuters.com

 » Read More at reuters.com