March 25, 2010

Today, the United States and European Union (EU) initialed a “Second Stage” civil aviation agreement, expanding the historic 2007 “Open Skies” agreement by providing for greater U.S.-EU cooperation on a wide range of aviation issues. Pictured below, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Transportation Affairs and U.S. delegation head John Byerly (right) and European Commission Directorate-General for Energy and Transport, Director for Air Transport, and EU Delegation head Daniel Calleja exchange congratulations. Press Release» Memorandum of Consultations»

Date: 03/25/2010 Description: Deputy Assistant Secretary for Transportation Affairs and U.S. delegation head John Byerly (right) and European Commission Directorate-General for Energy and Transport, Director for Air Transport, and EU Delegation head Daniel Calleja exchange congratulations following the signing of a Second Stage U.S.-EU civil aviation agreement. - State Dept Image