Commentary

70 Scope of the Regulation

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70 Scope of the Regulation

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E: COUNCIL REGULATION (EC) 1107/2006 CONCERNING THE RIGHTS OF DISABLED PERSONS AND PERSONS WITH REDUCED MOBILITY WHEN TRAVELLING BY AIR

70 Scope of the Regulation

Disabled persons and persons with reduced mobility have the same rights as other citizens to free movement whilst travelling by air1. Council Regulation (EC) 1107/2006 establishes the obligations of airports and air carriers to support these passengers when they travel by air, both to protect them against discrimination and to ensure that they receive assistance suitable to their particular needs2.

The Regulation applies to disabled persons and persons with reduced mobility using

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