foreign air carrier


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foreign air carrier

One registered in a foreign country. Multinational carriers are foreign carriers in countries other than collaborating countries.
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The length of time to process to obtain a foreign air carrier permit is unclear.
And it needs the US Department of Transportation (DoT) to make a determination that granting it a foreign air carrier permit - it applied for this on 2 December 2013 - is in "the public interest".
or a permit.' Only a domestic 'air carrier' provides air transportation under a certificate, and only a 'foreign air carrier' provides air transportation under a permit.
True, more foreign air carriers fly more flights than their U.S.
Several times McGuire uses the security program of a small, government-controlled foreign air carrier as his model of security perfection.
US Department of Transportation (DOT) records show that it filed a response dated May 21 to a letter from Alaska Central Express (KO, Anchorage Ted Stevens), which uses the trademark ACE Air Cargo, objecting to a May 2 DOT show cause order that granted the Belgian start-up exemption authority and, tentatively, a foreign air carrier permit.
US Department of Transportation (DOT) records show that a near-namesake carrier, Alaska Central Express (KO, Anchorage Ted Stevens), has objected to a May 2 DOT show cause order that tentatively granted the Belgian start-up a foreign air carrier permit.
which holds that an 'air carrier or foreign air carrier may not subject a person, place, port, or type of traffic in foreign air transportation to unreasonable discrimination,'" Blane Workie, DOT's assistant general counsel for enforcement said in a letter to the airline.
Efforts to repatriate some 4,000 Filipinos still in war-torn Libya have become more dangerous and difficult, as no foreign air carrier is now flying into that country, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA).
Taiwan's TransAsia Airways applies for US traffic permits TransAsia Airways, based at Taipei Sung Shan, has submitted an application to the US Department of Transportation (DoT) for Route Exemption in addition to a Foreign Air Carrier Permit.

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