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SA.34191 Alleged aid to airBaltic

Member State: Latvia
Primary Objective: Restructuring firms in difficulty
Legal basis primary: Art. 107(3)(c) TFEU Certain econ. activities/areas
Legal basis secondary: Rescue and restructuring - Rescue and Restructuring Guidelines, 2004-2012
Sector: H.51.1 - Passenger air transport
Aid instrument: Direct grant
Other forms of equity intervention
Soft loan
Case Type: Ad Hoc Case
Duration: from 03.10.2011
Notification or Registration Date: 09.01.2012
DG Responsible: Competition DG


Decision on 20.11.2012: Decision to initiate the formal investigation procedure
Press release: IP/12/1245
Decision Text: Letter to the Member State - authentic language   lv  pdf
  Letter to the Member State - working language   en  pdf
Publication on 08.03.2013: Official Journal: JOCE C/69/2013


Decision on 09.07.2014: Decision does not constitute aid (after formal investigation procedure)
Positive decision
Press release: IP/14/789
Decision Text: Letter to the Member State - authentic language   en  pdf
Published on 28.11.2014
Publication on 10.07.2015: Official Journal: JOCE L/183/2015
Decision on 11.02.2015: Corrigendum
Decision Text: The public version of this decision is not yet available. It will be displayed as soon as it has been cleansed of any confidential information.

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