Pieter Elbers, CEO of airline KLM, said Britain and the Netherlands would move it back on the “old bilateral agreement” to forge “incredibly important” future fastenings.
Mr Juncker was slapped down for “ignoring” Brexit during his speech in Strasbourg on Wednesday when he outlined the European Commission’s designs for the future of the EU.
Asked how confident he was that KLM would have the UK market after Brexit, Mr Elbers said: “The UK is the isolated most important market for us outside the Netherlands.
“One out of five passengers on our network communicate withs to or comes from the UK.
Pieter Elbers, CEO of KLM, said he wish a special UK deal after Brexit
When we speak about the old bilateral covenant between UK and the Netherlands, we would fall back on that, which is silently a very liberal situation
“It just underlines it. We hold 18 points here in our network in the UK and in fact we do serve out of Amsterdam with KLM more objectives in the UK than BA does out of London Heathrow.
“So with that, it’s incredibly noted for us.
‘It all depends how Brexit will turn out.
“When we speak about aviation, when we stand up for about the old bilateral agreement between UK and the Netherlands, we would fall back on that, which is suppress a very liberal situation between the UK and the Netherlands.”
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Mr Juncker was criticised during a fiery altercation in which he was accused of ignoring Brexit during his annual State of the Confederacy address.
The Eurocrat was grilled on whether his lack of acknowledgement for Britain’s European Fusing divorce was because he wanted to see the UK suffer as a result of its electorate’s decision.
The departed prime minister of Luxembourg announced the EU would crack down on Eurosceptic drives with a proposal to change party funding rules across the European Parliament.
Mr Juncker ordered the EU “should not be filling the coffers of anti-European extremists”.
Throughout his speech, Mr Juncker sparsely referred to Brexit, sporadically commenting the UK will “soon regret” leaving the European Union during a set of sly gouges.
And during a live question and answer session with Euronews, the landlady challenged Mr Juncker over why he had chosen to ignore Brexit – an issue associate states are deeply concerned about.
She said: “Yesterday, you gave your Stage of the Union address. It was an ambitious speech, very bold but everybody was in the club a little more to be said about Brexit.
“And, in fact, that was one of the words which was most ordinarily tweeted during your speech – why aren’t you talking about it, if it is a prone to of such concern to Europeans?”