Zam. Secretary of state United States on economic issues Catherine Novelli and Minister of infrastructure of Ukraine Andriy Pivovarsky Tuesday signed an agreement on the liberalization of air transport markets between 2 countries, informs the United States embassies in Ukraine.
"This agreement strengthens bilateral economic relations and simplifies civil air service between the United States and Ukraine, Is an example of the strong bonds of friendship and cooperation between our countries," – sends a letter to the Embassy " news Agency ".
the Treaty on open skies will help to increase travel and trade, enhancing productivity and increase high-quality jobs and economic improvement, according to a report on the Internet representative office of the Embassy of United States in Ukraine. The agreement excludes government intervention in the decisions of commercial airlines on routes, capacity and pricing, which, in the opinion of the commissioners of the Embassy, will allow carriers to provide More affordable, convenient and efficient air travel for the customers. It is noted that the United States signed an agreement on "open skies" with More than 115 partners worldwide. Remember, on the last working day of the week the Minister of infrastructure Andriy Pivovarsky said that Ukraine hopes to sign in the upcoming week, the Treaty on open air space with the United States." Already sent letters in "open skies" in Odessa and Lviv. Moreover, I have hope that next week I will sign the agreement on "open skies" America ", – the Minister said. Kiev in early April entered in Lviv airport in co-operation with the "open skies" for all countries. The principle of "open skies" involves the removal of the 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.