The Final Commitments can be downloaded directly from the European Commission website using this link: Final Commitments PDF.
Further information about the case is available from the Commission’s Case Page.
The general responsibilities of the Trustee are set out in section 5.2 of the Commitments. The Trustee also has specific responsibilities with respect to each commitment which are set out in the relevant sections of the Commitments.
Slot Release Procedure
The Trustee will open the applications process for the IATA Summer Season 2018 on 20 July 2017. Applications for slots for the Summer Season 2018 under the Slot Release Procedure of the Commitments must therefore be received by the Trustee by Close of Business (COB) on Thursday 17 August 2017. The COB deadline for applications is 6pm British Summer Time (BST). Applications received after this deadline will be rejected.
Availability of Slots for IATA Summer Season 2018
The Trustee is inviting applications for slots (max. 7 Slots) on the Frankfurt – New York route (JFK or Newark airports).
To facilitate the submission of Slot Requests and processing of application information, the Trustee has prepared a Slot Request Application Form a copy of which may be requested by emailing the Trustee at firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants for Slot Requests are allowed to request anonymity, as set out in Clauses 1.3.1(c) and 1.3.5 of the Commitments.
Applicant Airlines that DO NOT require anonymity for their slot request/s at Frankfurt and New York are strongly encouraged also to contact (i) Airport Coordination Federal Republic of Germany (FHKD), for Frankfurt airport and (ii) The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for New York airports (or any other relevant U.S government agency administering capacity limitations at JFK and Newark Liberty airports) at the earliest opportunity.
In the first instance, prospective Applicants should contact Armin Obert, whose details are provided below:
FHKD Airport Coordination Federal Republic of Germany
Postbox 37 60549
In the first instance, prospective Applicants should contact Rob Hawks, whose details are provided below:
Federal Aviation Administration
Office of the Chief Counsel
800 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, DC 20591
Applicant Airlines that REQUIRE ANONYMITY under the terms of Clauses 1.3.1(c) and 1.3.5 of the Commitments should ONLY CONTACT THE MONITORING TRUSTEE through the email address email@example.com
Other contact information for the Monitoring Trustee:
A++ Monitoring Trustee
FAO Alex Lewis
Tower Bridge House
St Katherine’s Way
Tel: +207 063 4596/ +44 7881 284 080