[UPDATED STORY] France’s civil aviation authority the DGAC has seized a Ryanair aircraft at Bordeaux-Merignac airport in a bid to force the LCC to pay back public funds that were judged illegal by the European Commission (EC) in 2014. The DGAC confirmed it had seized the aircraft Nov. 8 in a move related to public aid Ryanair received from a group of airports in the Charente administrative department of France in relation to its flights to Angouleme airport in 2008-2009. The aid was ...

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