In response to a letter opposing an end to the trade cheating behavior of three government-owned Gulf airlines, the Partnership for Open & Fair Skies released the following statement.
Utah State and Federal Elected Officials Urge Trump Administration to Enforce Open Skies Agreements and Protect U.S. Aviation Industry
Rule-breaking actions by the Gulf carriers threaten 28,000 Utah jobs.
Seven U.S. Senators Call on the Administration to Enforce Open Skies Agreements and Stop Gulf Carrier Trade Cheating
285 current members of Congress have sent letters of support, including 25 U.S. Senators
Bipartisan Texas Congressional Delegation Asks Trump Administration to Address Gulf State Airline Carriers’ Trade Cheating
Gulf carriers’ billions in market-distorting subsidies threaten nearly 50,000 Texas jobs.
Etihad Airways’ Financials Show Airline Lost $2 Billion in Fiscal Year 2015 – Despite Receiving $1.4 Billion in Additional Subsidies
Airline continues to rely on government subsidies and interest-free loans to cover major losses.
The House Appropriations Committee approved the annual THUD funding bill and report, which urges the Trump administration to explore the subsidization of three state-owned Gulf carriers.