Austria flight tax

This item appears on page 69 of the January 2011 issue.
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As of Jan. 1, passengers boarding flights in Austria are being charged an “ecological air travel levy” similar to the levies in Germany and the UK (Nov. ’10, pg. 67). The charge is €8 (near $10.50) for European flights and €40 ($52) for long-distance flights.

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As of Jan. 1, passengers boarding flights in Austria are being charged an “ecological air travel levy” similar to the levies in Germany and the UK (Nov. ’10, pg. 67). The charge is €8 (near $10.50) for European flights and €40 ($52) for long-distance flights.