The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine ratified the agreement with the U.S. "open skies" decision on the meeting of Parliament was supported by 235 MPs with the necessary minimum of 226 votes.
The document envisages the removal of restrictions on the number of routes and airlines on flights between the two countries and provides airlines the right to carry out flights without international approval routes, reports RIA "Novosti" agreement between the government of Ukraine and the government of the United States on air transportation was signed in the capital of the US July 14, 2015. The U.S. state Department said that the agreement "open sky" will promote the growth of tourism and trade, will improve performance and will help create high-quality jobs and economic growth. In the U.S. capital also hope that the Treaty will help to reduce the cost, to make more convenient and efficient air travel between the U.S. and Ukraine. Currently the U.S. has a Treaty on "open skies" from 115 countries.