European airlines – some of the European Union’s biggest polluters – have sought an unprecedented €32.5 billion (and counting) in government bailouts since the beginning of the Covid-19 crisis, as governments and the EU fail to impose binding green conditions.

This airline bailout tracker by Greenpeace, Transport & Environment, and Carbon Market Watch uses publicly available data and will be regularly updated.

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