AZAL stops its flights to Ganja
Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) has stopped its domestic flights on the Baku–Ganja–Baku air route due to unprofitability on these flights. Daily flights on route Baku–Ganja-Baku have been carried out since August 2013. ...
Turkish Airlines cancels Istanbul-Baku-Istanbul flights due to bad weather conditions

Turkish Airlines cancels Istanbul-Baku-Istanbul flights due to bad weather conditions

10.01.2017 [11:46]
Turkish Airlines (THY) has canceled Istanbul-Baku-Istanbul flights due to bad weather conditions on January 10. The canceled Istanbul-Baku flights had to depart from the Ataturk International Airport in Istanbul at 01:50 and 05:40 while Baku-Istanbul ...
'Construction of Rasht-Astara railway to be launched this year'

'Construction of Rasht-Astara railway to be launched this year'

07.01.2017 [20:42]
"The construction of Rasht-Astara railway will be launched this year. Apart from connecting Azerbaijan's and Iran's railway systems, this railway will increase both countries' import and export operations and trade turnover," said Iranian Deputy Minister of Roads and Urban Development Kheirollah Khademi as he viewed the Astara railway ...
Passenger traffic of Heydar Aliyev International Airport reached record high in 2016

Passenger traffic of Heydar Aliyev International Airport reached record high in 2016

06.01.2017 [21:49]
Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.26 million passengers in 2016, which is a record in Azerbaijan's civil aviation history. 83.5 percent of passenger traffic accounted for international transportation. In 2016, 28 passenger airlines, including national ...
Azerbaijan to consider renewing its air fleet until 2020

Azerbaijan to consider renewing its air fleet until 2020

31.12.2016 [13:12]
Azerbaijan will consider renewing its air fleet until 2020 as the country endorsed the Strategic Road Map for the development of logistics and trade. Azerbaijan Airlines will particularly consider renewing old Airbus and Embraer planes ...
Turkish Airlines cancels Istanbul-Baku-Istanbul flights due to bad weather conditions

Turkish Airlines cancels Istanbul-Baku-Istanbul flights due to bad weather conditions

29.12.2016 [12:20]
The Turkish Airlines has cancelled Istanbul-Baku-Istanbul flights due to bad weather conditions. The Istanbul-Baku flight had to depart at 16:05 while Baku-Istanbul at 20:55 local time on December 29, according to Turkish ...
Shahin Mustafayev: Nakhchivan-Mashhad route will serve annually for more than 12,000 passengers

Shahin Mustafayev: Nakhchivan-Mashhad route will serve annually for more than 12,000 passengers

27.12.2016 [14:06]
Nakhchivan-Mashhad route will serve annually for more than 12,000 passengers said Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev in the 11th meeting of the Azerbaijan-Iran State Commission on economic, trade and humanitarian spheres ...
Nakhchivan-Mashhad railway route to start run on December 29

Nakhchivan-Mashhad railway route to start run on December 29

23.12.2016 [20:11]
Nakhchivan-Mashhad-Nakhchivan train route will start running on December 29. The launch of the railway communication will promote further development of tourism between the two countries ...
Huseyin Muftuoglu: Alat Free Trade Zone will be beneficial for Turkey's economy

Huseyin Muftuoglu: Alat Free Trade Zone will be beneficial for Turkey's economy

16.12.2016 [10:28]
Along with the economy of Azerbaijan, free trade zone to be created in Alat settlement (ATZ) will be beneficial also for Turkey's economy, said Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey, Ambassador Huseyin Muftuoglu. He stressed that, currently, Turkey is closely involved in the project countries ...
Iranian Mahan Air to launch flights from Tehran to Baku

Iranian Mahan Air to launch flights from Tehran to Baku

15.12.2016 [18:20]
Iranian Mahan Air airline has revealed plans to launch regular flights on Tehran-Baku-Tehran route from 2017. The company said the decision was encouraged by the growing number of tourists from Iran ...
Aviation authorities of Azerbaijan and Qatar discuss cooperation prospects

Aviation authorities of Azerbaijan and Qatar discuss cooperation prospects

14.12.2016 [12:52]
President of CJSC Azerbaijan Airlines Jahangir Askerov has met with a delegation led by Chairman of the Civil Aviation Authority of Qatar, Abdullah bin Nasser Turki Al-Subaey. Jahangir Askerov noted that historically warm relations have been established between Azerbaijan and Qatar, as well ...
National low-cost carrier BUTA AIRWAYS to be established in Azerbaijan

National low-cost carrier BUTA AIRWAYS to be established in Azerbaijan

14.12.2016 [12:37]
The Board of CJSC Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) has decided to establish Azerbaijan's own low-cost carrier. The new low-cost carrier, which was named BUTA AIRWAYS, will be part of the CJSC Azerbaijan Airlines and will be a 100-percent ...
Caspian Shipping, Odessa Marine Engineering created joint venture

Caspian Shipping, Odessa Marine Engineering created joint venture

14.12.2016 [10:12]
Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company and the Marine Engineering Bureau of Odessa signed an agreement on establishment of a joint venture. According to the Caspian Shipping Company, the agreement on the Caspian Marine ...
ESCAP Ministerial Conference on Transport held in Moscow

ESCAP Ministerial Conference on Transport held in Moscow

09.12.2016 [11:45]
Moscow hosted the third Ministerial conference of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP). The event was also attended by Azerbaijani delegation led by the minister of transport Ziya Mammadov ...
Azerbaijan, Russia mull reduction of tariffs for cargo transportation

Azerbaijan, Russia mull reduction of tariffs for cargo transportation

09.12.2016 [10:45]
The railway agencies of Azerbaijan and Russia discussed a number of issues, including Azerbaijan’s proposals to carry goods at reduced rates through the Samur-Yalama checkpoint. The issues were discussed at the meeting between head of Azerbaijan Railways JSC Javid Gurbanov ...
Port of Baku, Islamic Corporation for Development of Private Sector sign MoU

Port of Baku, Islamic Corporation for Development of Private Sector sign MoU

08.12.2016 [21:46]
The Baku International Sea Trade Port CJSC and Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD), a member of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group, have today signed a Memorandum of Understanding. The document was signed by Director General ...
AZAL's air ticket rates will not increase

AZAL's air ticket rates will not increase

08.12.2016 [16:26]
The recent increase in aviation fuel prices by the Tariff Council does not affect the current air ticket rates of Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) national flag carrier. Like all airlines, AZAL's air ticket prices are formed on a flexible scheme, depending on departure dates and flight occupancy ...
Prospects of Trans-Caspian international transport route discussed in quadrilateral meeting in Baku

Prospects of Trans-Caspian international transport route discussed in quadrilateral meeting in Baku

08.12.2016 [10:18]
The prospects of Trans-Caspian international transport route (TITR) have been raised in quadrilateral meeting held in Baku, as railway representatives of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Turkey and Georgia met in "Azerbaijan Railways" CJSC ...
Kazakhstan launches Kuryk ferry complex on Trans Caspian route

Kazakhstan launches Kuryk ferry complex on Trans Caspian route

07.12.2016 [19:19]
Kazakhstan has launched Kuryk ferry complex on the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route. With a capacity of 4 million tons of cargo a year, the new ferry complex will focus on handling grain, petroleum products, fertilizers, chemicals and other goods in ...