21-Jun-2010 12:42 PM

France rejects UAE airlines' requests for landing slots

French Government has reportedly rejected requests to permit UAE-based airlines to obtain more landing slots at Paris (Zawya Dow Jones/La Tribune, 18-Jun-2010). Emirates, Etihad and Air Arabia were reportedly seeking a total of seven new slots at the airport. French authorities reportedly agreed to one new landing slot, between Dubai and Lyon.