CAAS: Singapore Concludes Open Skies Agreement with Armenia.
Singapore concluded an Open Skies Agreement (OSA) with Armenia on 12 July 2017. Under the OSA, airlines of Singapore and Armenia will be able to operate any number of services between both countries as well as beyond to any third country, with no restrictions on capacity, frequency, aircraft type and route schedule.In addition, cargo carriers of both countries will be able to base aircraft in the other country for operations to any third country.
The OSA was signed in Singapore by the Director-General of the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore, Mr Kevin Shum, and the Director-General of the General Department of Civil Aviation of Armenia, Mr Sergey Avetisyan.
Singapore adopts a liberal aviation policy in order to further enhance its connectivity to the rest of the world. This enables businesses to extend their market reach and forge partnerships, and people to foster cultural links and personal ties that span the globe. With the signing of the Singapore-Armenia OSA, Singapore has concluded Air Services Agreements with more than 130 States and Territories, of which over 60 are OSAs.