On 4 November 2015, the Verkhovna Rada ratified a number of international treaties in the area of air traffic and air carriage. Ratification is made for the purposes of completion of internal procedures in order to enforce bilateral international agreements.
Thus, the respective ratifications were made in relation to the agreements with the governments of Montenegro, the United Arab Emirates and the United States of America. Pursuant to the ratified agreements, each party provides access for other party to use its air space for the purposes of performance of regular international traffic.
Ratification of the agreements aims at broadening of cooperation in the area of air transportation, expansion of flight geography of Ukrainian air companies and creation of the appropriate legal base.