The Trans-Pacific Partnership and Its Effect on International Aviation

As the ink dries on the recently-signed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP or Agreement), predictions abound on the impact the Agreement will have on the world economy. One industry that certainly will be impacted by the TPP is aviation. Even though the Agreement does not attempt to address air services, the effects of the Agreement on global aviation will nevertheless be substantial. Ultimately, the trade Agreement will open doors for airlines and manufacturers, leading to new routes, more passengers, and a bigger product market. Additionally, the Agreement promises expanded means for aviation companies to protect their investments. This paper provides an overview of the TPP and a glimpse at how it will benefit airlines and manufacturers of aircraft component parts.


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  • Accession Number: 01605249
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 19 2016 3:15PM