Transport: Aviation Platform on 8 October
The Aviation Platform set up to give strategic advice to Vice President Kallas in order to establish the basis for a sustainable future for air transport met for the fifth time on 8 October.
The top-level representatives of the different branches of the aviation sector gave their input in order to prepare the High Level Single European Sky (SES) Conference which will take place in Limassol on 11-12 October. During this meeting Tom Enders, CEO of EADS reported on the recent adoption of the ACARE Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda. The Members also discussed the Communication on the EU's external aviation policy adopted on 27th of September. The dinner following the platform was dedicated to an open discussion on ETS.