Australian Transport Minister Anthony Albanese will meet with EU officials next month to finalize an open skies agreement, the impact of which remains uncertain. Last week, European transport ministers approved a mandate for the European Commission "to negotiate an EU-wide open skies air services agreement with Australia," Albanese told Australian parliament this week. The agreement will cover only Australian and European carriers, although only British Airways operates to Australia on its ...

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