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Document E2020C0702(03)

State aid – Decision to raise no objections 2020/C 218/07

OJ C 218, 2.7.2020, p. 12–12 (BG, ES, CS, DA, DE, ET, EL, EN, FR, HR, IT, LV, LT, HU, MT, NL, PL, PT, RO, SK, SL, FI, SV)



Official Journal of the European Union

C 218/12

State aid – Decision to raise no objections

(2020/C 218/07)

The EFTA Surveillance Authority raises no objections to the following state aid measure:

Date of adoption of the decision

30 March 2020

Case No


Decision No


EFTA State


Legal basis

The legal basis of the scheme is the Parliamentary Decision authorising the public guarantee scheme, in accordance with conditions proposed by the Ministry.

Type of measure



The purpose of the guarantee scheme is to alleviate the liquidity shortage faced by the airline industry and ensure that disruptions caused by the COVID-19 outbreak do not undermine the airlines’ viability.

Form of aid

Public guarantees


Estimated NOK 6 billion


31 March – 30 June

Economic sectors

Airline industry

Name and address of the granting authority

GIEK, The Norwegian Export Credit Guarantee Agency

Pb 1763 Vika

N-0122 Oslo


The authentic text of the decision, from which all confidential information has been removed, can be found on the EFTA Surveillance Authority’s website: