06 April 2020 – Financed domestic flights on critical domestic routes

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Domestic travel
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Swedish Government decided to partially fund critical domestic routes.

Negotiations will commence between the Transport Authority and relevant airlines to ensure that these routes can remain trafficked despite other cuts being made within airlines due to Covid-19.

Funding for these routes is limited to SEK 105 million.
Full details here: https://www.regeringen.se/pressmeddelanden/2020/04/regeringen-tryggar-samhallsviktigt-flyg/