Judgment of the General Court (Sixth Chamber) of 27 April 2017

Germanwings GmbH v European Commission

State aid — Aid for an airline using Zweibrücken airport — Benefit — Whether imputable to the State — Obligation to state reasons — Legitimate expectations — Access to documents — Documents relating to a procedure for reviewing State aid — Refusal to grant access to the documents requested — Exception relating to the protection of the purpose of inspections, investigations and audits

Case T-375/15


Top of the page Documents in the Case
Document Date Name of the parties Subject-matter Curia EUR-Lex
Judgment (OJ)
02/06/2017 Germanwings v Commission
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Judgment
ECLI:EU:T:2017:289
27/04/2017 Germanwings v Commission
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Judgment (Information)
ECLI:EU:T:2017:289
27/04/2017 Germanwings v Commission
Application (OJ)
25/09/2015 Germanwings v Commission
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Reports of Cases

published in the electronic Reports of Cases (Court Reports - general - 'Information on unpublished decisions' section)

Subject-matter

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Citations of case-law or legislation

References in grounds of judgment

Operative part

  • Modifies : Decision 2016/152 -A01P2
  • Modifies : Decision 2016/152 -A04P4LE

Opinion

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Dates

Date of the lodging of the application initiating proceedings

  • 10/07/2015

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Date of the hearing

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Date of delivery

27/04/2017


References

Publication in the Official Journal

Judgment: OJ C 195 from 19.06.2017, p.19

Application: OJ C 337 from 12.10.2015, p.19

Name of the parties

Germanwings v Commission

Notes on Academic Writings

  1. Idot, Laurence: Aides d'État : preuve de l'avantage et utilisation du critère de l'investisseur privé en économie de marché, Europe 2017 Avril nº 06 p.38 (FR)
  2. Wiemer, Dirk T.: Beihilfe für eine den Flughafen Zweibrücken nutzende Fluggesellschaft — Vorteil — Zurechenbarkeit zum Staat — Begründungspfficht — Vertrauensschutz — Zugang zu Dokumenten — Dokumente, die cm Verfahren zur Kontrolle staatlicher Beihilfen betreffen — Ablehnung des Zugangs zu den angeforderten Dokumenten — Ausnahme zum Schutz des Zwecks von Inspektions-, Untersuchungs- und Audittätigkeiten, Zeitschrift für Beihilfenrecht 2017 p.88-102 (DE)



Procedural Analysis Information

Source of the question referred for a preliminary ruling

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Subject-matter

  • Competition
  • - State aid

Provisions of national law referred to

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Provisions of international law referred to

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Procedure and result

  • Actions for annulment : application granted
  • Actions for annulment : dismissal on substantive grounds

Formation of the Court

sixième chambre (Tribunal)

Judge-Rapporteur

Papasavvas

Advocate General

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Language(s) of the Case

  • German

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