Air Transport Services Agreement Between the Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Russian Federation (Moscow, January 14, 1994)

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AIR TRANSPORT SERVICES AGREEMENT
BETWEEN THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION

(Moscow, January 14, 1994)

The Government of the United States of America and the Government of the Russian Federation hereinafter referred to as the "Parties";

DESIRING to facilitate the expansion of international air transport opportunities;

DESIRING to ensure the highest degree of safety and security in international air transport and reaffirming their grave concern about acts or threats against the security of aircraft, which jeopardize the safety of persons or property, adversely affect the operation of air transportation, and undermine public confidence in the safety of civil aviation;

BEING Parties to the Convention on International Civil Aviation, opened for signature at Chicago on December 7, 1944;

and

DESIRING to conclude an Agreement for the purpose of establishing air services between and beyond their respective territories;

HAVE AGREED AS FOLLOWS:

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Protocol of April 5, 1999 replaced Annexes 1 - 4 to this Agreement by Annexes I - IV