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Aerodromes traffic exemptions - Article 2(7)

Regulation (EU) 2018/1139

In accordance with Article 2(7) of Regulation (EU) No 2018/1139, Member States may decide to exempt aerodrome that handle no more than 10 000 commercial air transport passengers per Year and with no more than 850 movements related to cargo operations per Year from the scope of this Regulation. In this case the Member State shall notify the Commission and the Agency about their decision to grant an exemption  within one month following the decision being taken.

Member States shall on an annual basis examine the traffic figures of an exempted aerodrome. If the traffic figures at such an aerodrome have exceeded those provided for in Article 2(7) of Regulation (EU) 2018/1139 over the last three consecutive years they shall inform the Commission and the Agency and revoke the exemption.

To notify the Agency, please download the notification form.