Sakshi 46 Questions 34 Answers 26 Best Answers 233 Points View Profile Sakshi Asked: February 7, 20212021-02-07T01:39:36+05:30 2021-02-07T01:39:36+05:30In: UPSC PRELIMS What is the Open Sky Agreement? Why it is in news in India? What are India’s policies on Open Sky Agreement? current affairsinternational relations Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Sagar 31 Questions 177 Answers 34 Best Answers 572 Points View Profile Best Answer Sagar 2021-02-07T01:48:04+05:30Added an answer on February 7, 2021 at 1:48 am About Open Sky Agreement: The Open Sky Agreements are bilateral agreements signed by two countries to give airlines the right to offer international passengers and cargo services. The extension of international passengers and cargo flights. The Open Sky Agreement offers an unrestricted number of flights between the two countries for airlines to fly. Why in News: The UAE has recently shown interest in making an open sky agreement with India. Under the bilateral Air Service Agreement, there are about 1,068 flights a week between India and the UAE operated by the airlines of the two countries. India’s Stand on Open Sky Agreement: The National Civil Aviation Policy,2016, requires the government on a mutual basis to enter into an ‘open sky’ air services arrangement with SAARC nations as well as countries outside New Delhi’s 5,000-kilometer radius. Open-air agreements with Japan, the US, Greece, Jamaica, Guyana, the Czech Republic, Finland, Spain, and Sri Lanka have already been signed by India. 1 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is Pathalgadi? What is Bodo Accord?