Although the US and EU remain apart on several key aeropolitical issues such as foreign ownership, airport security and the EU's Emissions Trading Scheme, European Commission VP Transport Siim Kallas expressed optimism that the divide can and will be bridged. "The US and EU should not clash about [these] issues," he told media in Washington on Thursday. "They are 60% of world aviation and it would be very ridiculous and unfortunate and detrimental for our businesses on ...

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