ATA welcomes open skies

The Air Transport Association has issued a
statement welcoming the European Union approval of the Open Skies agreement.“This Open Skies agreement paves the way for much-desired increased
service between the United States and Europe. It has the potential to
provide enormous benefits to our respective customers and economies,”
said ATA President and CEO James C. May. “We appreciate the diligence
and commitment of the representatives from the European Commission and
U.S. government who negotiated this landmark agreement.”