Air cargo carriers try to push out pre-2004 claims

Tom Webb

10 July 2017

Air cargo carriers try to push out pre-2004 claims

Air Canada shipping containers, iStock / SimplyCreativePhotography

Defence counsel for multiple airlines have argued that claimants could not recover potential damages from air cargo flights between EU and non-EU states prior to 1 May 2004, because at that time EU competition law did not cover air transport.