IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 21 Apr 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Labour market access

On 21 April 2014, President Vladimir Putin signed Federal Law "On Amending Article 56 of the Air Code of the Russian Federation and Article 14 of the Federal Law "On the Legal Status of Foreign Citizens in the Russian Federation". It introduces the possibility of foreign citizens being hired as a flight crew, including as a flight commanders, on board of a civil aircraft of a Russian legal entity or an individual entrepreneur who carries out commercial air transportation services. The law has the stated aim of eliminating staff shortages in the local civil aircraft transportation industry. 

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