JOINT COMPLIANCE AND INSPECTION COMMISSION
AGREEMENT NUMBER 42

KC-10 AND KC-135 INSPECTION AIRPLANES

The Government of the United States of America, the Government of the Republic of Belarus, the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Government of the Russian Federation, and the Government of Ukraine,

In accordance with the treaty between the United States of America and the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics on the Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms of July 31, 1991, hereinafter referred to as the Treaty,

To improve the viability and effectiveness of the Protocol on Inspections and Continuous Monitoring Activities Relating to the Treaty, hereinafter referred to as the Inspection Protocol,

Have agreed as follows:

Article One

Subparagraph 2(a) of Annex 10 to the Inspection Protocol shall be superseded by the following provision:

"for the United States of America, for flights to the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Russian Federation, or Ukraine, types known as the C-9, C-130, C-141, KC-10, KC-135, and T-43; and"

Article Two

Subparagraph 3(a) of Annex 10 to the Inspection Protocol shall be superseded by the following provision:

"for the United States of America, for flights to the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Russian Federation, or Ukraine, types known as the C-5, C-130, C-141, KC-10, and KC-135; and"

Article Three

This Agreement shall enter into force on the date of its signature, and shall remain in force as long as the Treaty remains in force.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, the undersigned, being duly authorized by their respective Governments, have signed this Agreement.

DONE at Geneva on July 29, 1998, in five copies, each in the English and Russian languages, both texts being equally authentic.

FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA:

FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS:

FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN:

FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION:

FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF UKRAINE:
 
 
 
 
 

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