Meetings and Correspondence of DG Clima and International Air Transport Association (IATA)

Ben Youriev made this Informationsfreiheit request to Generaldirektion Klimapolitik

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Dear Climate Action,

Under the right of access to documents in the EU treaties, as developed in Regulation 1049/2001, I am requesting documents which contain the following information:

1) All correspondence, including emails, sent and received since 01/01/2021, between the Commissioner for Climate Action, his cabinet, his officials, and any other representatives of DG CLIMA, and representatives from the International Air Transport Association (IATA).

Should my request be denied wholly or partially, please explain the denial or all deletions referring to specific exemptions in the regulation. Also, I expect the partial release of documents, in case of partial exemption according to article 4.6.

Yours faithfully,
Ben Youriev, EU citizen

1 Long Ln,
SE1 4PG,
United Kingdom, Generaldirektion Klimapolitik

Dear Mr Youriev,

Thank you for email from 9 December 2021. We hereby acknowledge receipt of your application for access to documents, which was registered on 10 December 2021 under reference number GESTDEM 2021/8026.

In accordance with Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding public access to European Parliament, Council and Commission documents, your application will be handled within 15 working days. The time limit will expire on 11 January 2021. In case this time limit needs to be extended, you will be informed in due course.

You have lodged your application via a private third-party website, which has no link with any institution of the European Union. Therefore, the European Commission cannot be held accountable for any technical issues or problems linked to the use of this system.

Please note that the private third party running the website is responsible and accountable for the processing of your personal data via that website, and not the Commission. For further information on your rights, please refer to the third party’s privacy policy.

We understand that the third party running the website usually publishes the content of applicants’ correspondence with the Commission on that website. This includes the personal data that you may have communicated to the Commission (e.g. your private postal address).

Similarly, the third party publishes on that website any reply that the Commission will send to the email address of the applicants generated by the website.

If you do not wish that your correspondence with the Commission is published on a private third-party website such as, you can provide us with an alternative, private e-mail address for further correspondence. In that case, the Commission will send all future electronic correspondence addressed to you only to that private address, and it will use only that private address to reply to your request. You should still remain responsible to inform the private third-party website about this change of how you wish to communicate with, and receive a reply from, the Commission.

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Yours sincerely,

Access to Documents team
European Commission
Directorate-General for Climate Action
Av. de Beaulieu 24
1049 Brussels

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Dear Mr Youriev,


We refer to your request for access to documents dated 9 December 2021,
registered on 10 December 2021 under the above mentioned reference number.


We were not in a position to complete the handling of your application
within the time limit of 15 working days, which expired on 11 January


In accordance with Article 7(3) of Regulation (EC) No 1049/2001 regarding
public access to documents we have to extend the time limit by 15 working
days, the new deadline is set for 1 February 2022.


We apologise for this delay and for any inconvenience this may cause.




Access to Documents team



European Commission

Directorate-General for Climate Action

Av. de Beaulieu 24

1049 Brussels



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Dear Mr Youriev,


Enclosed please find a copy of our reply. We apologise for the delay in
our reply.


Kind regards,


Access to Documents team


European Commission

Directorate-General for Climate Action

Av. de Beaulieu 24

1049 Brussels