UNCLAS JAKARTA 006810
DEPT FOR EB/TRA/AN (LAURENCE JONES)
DEPT ALSO EAP/IET
DEPT OF TRANSPORTATION WASH DC (FOR DAVID MODESITT)
E.O. 12958: N/A
TAGS: EAIR KTIA ID
SUBJECT: CIVAIR - OPEN SKIES BLANKET DESIGNATION FOLLOW UP
REF: A) 05 STATE 220707, B) STATE 56169
Â¶1. We delivered a diplomatic note to the Ministry of
Foreign Affairs on April 28 designating all U.S. air
carriers as authorized carriers under the Open Skies
Agreement between the United States and Indonesia (reftel).
We also discussed the purpose of the designation with Lilien
Ambarwiyati, Deputy Director, International Air Transport,
Directorate General for Air Communication, Ministry of
Communication, and delivered to her a copy of the diplomatic
note and talking points. Ambarwiyati is the lead GOI
official with responsibility for the Open Skies Agreement.
We told Ambarwiyati the United States is prepared to accept
a similar designation from Indonesia. She said she would
review the proposal and discuss it with MOC officials.