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Aviation: Outlook and Opportunities

26 May 2020 – As companies continue to face the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on their business, our experts keep you up to date and provide practical insights on the key developments related to your sector.

Kinstellar Podcasts: How the Covid-19 crisis affects the aviation industry

19 May 2020 – Welcome to our new podcast and thank you for tuning in! This episode features a discussion between Oleksiy Burchevskyy, the head of the aviation sector at Kinstellar and aviation law specialists Isabelle Lelieur, Thierry Mazoyer, both...

Regional: COVID-19 as Force Majeure in Aviation Contracts. Comparative Analysis across 10 Jurisdictions

26 March 2020 – As the COVID-19 pandemic and related decrease in international travel throws the European aviation industry into a standstill, an increasing number of businesses in the aviation supply chain are struggling to meet their contractual obligations....

Ukraine allows private sector involvement in space activities

November 2019 – Ukraine’s space industry has entered a new era. On 25 October 2019 the President signed the recently approved Law of Ukraine “On Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine on the State Regulation of Space Activities”. The main purpose...

Aviation Sector Update, Ukraine

September 2019 – During the summer 2019 the Cabinet of Ministers and State Aviation Service (SAS) of Ukraine adopted several important bylaws further harmonising Ukrainian legislation with European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) standards and...

Kinstellar is singled out as an “established aviation practice” in Ukraine

July 2019 – Kinstellar is honoured to be named as an “established aviation practice” in Ukraine by the legal survey Ukrainian Law Firms: A Handbook for Foreign Clients 2019.

Ukraine introduces new taxation rules for aviation fuel to prevent tax avoidance

January 2019 – Excise duty in Ukraine on aviation fuel has increased by ten times as of 1 January 2019, in accordance with the Law of Ukraine № 2628-VIII “On Amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine and Certain Other Legislative Acts in Relation to...

Kinstellar provides expert overview of aircraft financing in Kazakhstan

December 2018 – Kinstellar is proud to have contributed to the 2018 edition of the Pillsbury World Aircraft Repossession Index with information about Kazakhstan. Now in its third year, the Index provides expert analysis of the legal environment in 102...

Kinstellar successfully defends a leading European low-cost airline in Ukraine

July 2018 – Kinstellar successfully defended a leading European low-cost carrier in Ukrainian commercial courts against Danylo Halytskyi Lviv International Airport. A claim brought by the airport at the request of the State Audit Service of Ukraine...

Kinstellar provides legal advice in the field of security to European GNSS Agency (GSA)

June 2018 – Kinstellar has succeeded in a consortium with BHO Legal, a boutique firm focusing on satellite and aviation projects, in an international competitive tendering for legal services to the GSA in the area of security. The focus of Kinstellar...