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Open Skies Agreement

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    10Pointer
  • Categories
    World Affairs
  • Published
    11th Jul, 2020
  • India – UAE have an open sky agreement.
  • India has an open skies policy with SAARC countries and those beyond the 5,000-km radius.
  • Open Sky Agreements are bilateral agreements that the two countries negotiate to provide rights for airlines to offer international passenger and cargo services. It expands international passenger and cargo flights.
  • India has Air Service Agreements (ASA) with 109 countries including UAE. But, India does not allow unlimited number of flights between two countries.
  • Open skies between India and UAE will allow unlimited number of flights to the selected cities of each other’s countries.