IP/14/446  16-04-2014 - Single European Sky: Commission urges Germany, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg to make a decisive move towards a common airspace 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 April 2014 Today the Commission has formally requested Germany, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg to improve their Functional Airspace Block (FAB), a common airspace arranged around traffic flows rather than state boundaries.
IP/14/444  16-04-2014 - New EU rules to improve transparency of decisions on airport noise 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 16 April 2014 The European Commission welcomes today's decision by the European Parliament to make the rules on noise-related operating restrictions more transparent and evidence-based.
MEMO/14/293  16-04-2014 - April infringements package: main decisions 
European Commission - European Commission MEMO Brussels, 16 April 2014 April April In its monthly package of infringement decisions, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Member States for failing to comply properly with their obligations under EU law.
IP/14/443  15-04-2014 - New EU rules for safer and greener lorries: European Parliament endorses Commission proposal 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 15 April 2014 The European Parliament has endorsed today the Commission's proposal for new EU rules for safer and greener lorries. Vice-President Siim Kallas, in charge of transport, said: "I am pleased with this vote which supports the Commission's goal to make road transport cleaner...
IP/14/442  15-04-2014 - European Parliament votes for more modern inland waterway transport 
European Commission - Commission Press release Brussels, 15 April 2014 European The European Parliament voted today in first reading on two proposals by the Commission regarding inland waterway transport: a proposal to facilitate the use of the Reserve fund and another relating to technical requirements for inland waterway vessels.
IP/14/441  15-04-2014 - Modern marine equipment rules for safer EU ships 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 15 April 2014 The European Parliament has adopted today the Commission's proposed new Directive on marine equipment. Better rules on marine equipment in the EU will result in safer journeys for the ships and their crew, less red tape for Member States, reduced costs for business, and increased...
IP/14/440  15-04-2014 - European Parliament vote "milestone" in the roll out of clean fuels for transport 
European Commission - Commission Press release Brussels, 15 April 2014 European Today the European Parliament gave its final approval to new EU rules to ensure the build-up of alternative refuelling points across Europe with common standards for their design and use, including a common plug for recharging electric vehicles.
IP/14/439  15-04-2014 - Commission welcomes European Parliament's vote for renewed resources for combating pollution at sea 
European Commission - European Press release Brussels, 15 April 2014 Commission The European Parliament adopted today a financial package of €160.5 million for a period of over seven years (2014-2020) for the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) to allow continued action to combat marine pollution.
IP/14/438  15-04-2014 - Vice-President Kallas welcomes Parliament's vote on 112 eCall 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 15 April 2014 Commission Vice-President Siim Kallas, responsible for Mobility and Transport, welcomed the European Parliament's vote today on establishing emergency call response centres for the handling of 112 eCalls. The eCall system automatically dials 112 - Europe's single emergency number - in the event of...
IP/14/425  14-04-2014 - Improve road haulage rules for industry, drivers and the environment, says Commission 
European Commission - European Commission Press release Brussels, 14 April 2014 The Vice-President of the European Commission Siim Kallas, responsible for transport, has called for simplification and clarification of EU rules on road haulage. Mr Kallas' remarks follow the publication today of a report on integrating the internal market for road transport.