Urmia-Gabala flight may be launched
A direct flight may be launched between Gabala in Azerbaijan and Urmia, the capital of Western Azerbaijan Province, Iran, according to Azerbaijani Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev. He noted that opening the flight will be considered given great tourism ...
Azerbaijan, Djibouti sign intergovernmental agreement on civil aviation

Azerbaijan, Djibouti sign intergovernmental agreement on civil aviation

24.02.2017 [18:39]
Azerbaijan and Djibouti have today signed a bilateral intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in civil aviation The document was signed by President of CJSC Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) Jahangir Asgarov and Minister for Foreign Affairs and ...
Air Arabia to carry out Sharjah-Baku-Sharjah flights

Air Arabia to carry out Sharjah-Baku-Sharjah flights

22.02.2017 [20:18]
The UAE’s Air Arabia airline will carry out Sharjah-Baku-Sharjah flights since March, 2017. In January, Sky Star Travel and Air Arabia signed an agreement in this regard. Air Arabia manager Konstantin Kurilo said at the presentation of a new project of Sky Star Travel that as a result of successful ...
AZALJET launches new flights from Moscow to Azerbaijan's regions

AZALJET launches new flights from Moscow to Azerbaijan's regions

16.02.2017 [21:40]
AZALJET (low-cost brand of Azerbaijan Airlines) will launch regular flights from Moscow Vnukovo Airport to Azerbaijani regions - Ganja and Gabala starting March 15. Moscow-Ganja flights will be operated on Wednesdays and Saturdays, and Moscow-Gabala flights - on Thursdays by Airbus A320 aircrafts ...
Azerbaijan sets up State Inspection for Civil Aviation Flight Safety

Azerbaijan sets up State Inspection for Civil Aviation Flight Safety

02.02.2017 [21:47]
President Ilham Aliyev has today signed an order to establish the State Inspection for Civil Aviation Flight Safety legal entity of public law under the State Civil Aviation Administration of the Republic of Azerbaijan. The State Inspection is established in order to ensure more effective organization ...
Silk Way West Airlines successfully passes IOSA audit

Silk Way West Airlines successfully passes IOSA audit

02.02.2017 [16:44]
Azerbaijani cargo airline Silk Way West Airlines has once again passed audit procedure of the International Air Transport Association (IATA) for compliance with the IOSA standard (IATA Operational Safety Audit) and extended the certificate for another two years ...
Azerbaijan, Iran: railways to be connected in March

Azerbaijan, Iran: railways to be connected in March

01.02.2017 [20:43]
“Railways between Iran and Azerbaijan will be connected in March and Iranian goods will be exported to Europe via Russia by this itinerary,” said Minister of Communications and Information Technology of the Islamic Republic of Iran, co-chairman of Azerbaijan-Iran State Commission ...
Charter flights launched between Azerbaijan and Kuwait

Charter flights launched between Azerbaijan and Kuwait

30.01.2017 [12:04]
As was reported earlier, in accordance with agreement on flight connection between the two countries, charter flights were launched between Azerbaijan and Kuwait. The airbus liners A320 will connect the Heydar Aliyev International Airport in Baku and ...
Azerbaijan plays role of most profitable and reliable logistics centre in Caspian Sea region

Azerbaijan plays role of most profitable and reliable logistics centre in Caspian Sea region

23.01.2017 [21:42]
Azerbaijan plays role of the most profitable and reliable logistical centre in the Caspian Sea region, has said former Culture and Tourism Minister of Turkey, Chief Advisor to the President Erdogan Yalchin Topchu. He highlighted that the shortest and most profitable ground itinerary from Turkey to the ...
Azerbaijan, Kuwait launch charter flights

Azerbaijan, Kuwait launch charter flights

21.01.2017 [21:41]
Azerbaijan and Kuwait have started charter flights. The first flight was carried out on January 20. Under an agreement with Kuwait’s Al-Kazemi Group, the next charter flights will be carried out in February, April, June, July and August, the Embassy of Azerbaijan ...
AZAL stops its flights to Ganja

AZAL stops its flights to Ganja

12.01.2017 [14:01]
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 ...