Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister meets with Chief Technology Officer of Baykar company Selcuk Bayraktar

25.05.2022 [16:46]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with the Chief Technology Officer of Türkiye’s Baykar company Selcuk Bayraktar, who is on a visit to Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. The Minister of Defense stressed that the military cooperation between Azerbaijan and Turkiye is based ...

Military lyceum hosts track and field athletics competitions

24.05.2022 [19:23]
“Track and field athletics competitions dedicated to the memory of Azerbaijan's National Hero Afgan Huseynov were held at the Military Lyceum named after Jamshid Nakhchivanski,” Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC.“First, the memory of the national leader of the Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister inspects newly commissioned military training infrastucture VIDEO

24.05.2022 [12:50]
As part of the reforms carried out in the Azerbaijan Army under the instruction of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Ilham Aliyev, measures to create a military infrastructure that meets modern standards and increase the combat readiness of the units successfully continue, Azerbaijan’s ...

Defense Ministry: The Azerbaijan Army units continue to dispose expired and unusable ammunition in a planned manner

22.05.2022 [22:18]
“In compliance with safety measures, the Azerbaijan Army units continue to dispose expired and unusable ammunition in a planned manner,” Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry has told AZERTAC. “We inform that the ammunition disposal process will be carried out on 23-28 ...

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijan Army positions were subjected to fire

22.05.2022 [14:44]
On May 21, at about 16:30, the Armenian armed forces units from the positions in the direction of Ashaghi Shorzha of the Basarkechar region of the state border using various caliber weapons subjected to fire the Azerbaijan Army positions in the direction of Yellija settlement of Kalbajar district, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC ...

Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense holds meeting of working group on implementation of communication strategy

21.05.2022 [16:15]
A meeting of the working group established to implement the Ministry's communication strategy approved by the relevant instruction of the Minister of Defense of Azerbaijan has been held. At the meeting, officials of various ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry: Process of transferring weapons and equipment into summer operation mode continues VIDEO

21.05.2022 [10:15]
In accordance with the plan, the process of transferring the weapons, combat, and special equipment into the summer operation mode continues in all military units and subunits of the Azerbaijan Army, the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. “The replacement of fuel and lubricants for combat and special equipment is being ...

Turkiye hosts “Efes-2022” multinational exercises

20.05.2022 [18:59]
Azerbaijani servicemen are taking part in the “Efes-2022” multinational exercises in Izmir, Turkiye, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC. “The international exercises, involving servicemen of the Combined Arms Army and the Naval Forces, will last until June 9,” the ministry said. ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry: More than 950 hectares of liberated territory cleared of mines and UXOs by engineering troops from May 1-19 VIDEO

20.05.2022 [10:23]
Engineering work continues in the territories liberated as a result of the Patriotic War, which ended with the victory of the Azerbaijan Army under the command of President of Azerbaijan, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev, the Ministry of Defense told ...

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijan Army positions were subjected to fire

19.05.2022 [19:05]
On May 19, in the afternoon, the Armenian armed forces units from the positions in the direction of Ashaghi Shorzha of the Basarkechar region of the state border using small arms subjected to fire the Azerbaijan Army positions in the direction of Yellija settlement of the Kalbajar district, Defense Ministry told AZERTAC ...

Defense Ministry: An inspection of "Anatolian Phoenix-2022" Exercises area was carried out VIDEO

18.05.2022 [18:50]
“Representatives of various countries participating in the "Anatolian Phoenix-2022" International Search and Rescue Exercises have familiarized themselves with the areas where flight tasks will be fulfilled,” Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC.“The servicemen were instructed about the rules of conducting exercises, security, and other organizational issues ...

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijan Army Signal Units and subunits hold comprehensive training VIDEO

18.05.2022 [18:09]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov and the leadership of the Ministry have attended the comprehensive training held with the Army's Signal units and subunits”, the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. “In the field control points, the minister, who inquired about the organization and progress of the training ...

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijan Army positions in Kalbajar direction were subjected to fire

18.05.2022 [10:18]
“On the night of May 17-18, positions of the Azerbaijan Army in the direction of Zeylik settlement of Kalbajar district were subjected to intensive fire,” Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC. “The Armenian armed forces units from the positions in Yukhari Shorzha settlement of Basarkechar district ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry holds exemplary classes on socio-political training

17.05.2022 [18:47]
In accordance with the training plan for 2022, exemplary classes on socio-political training have been held in the Military Police Department of the Ministry of Defense, the ministry told AZERTAC. The importance of constantly maintaining fighting spirit among military personnel ...

Briefing on preparation for "Anatolian Phoenix-2022" exercises presented

17.05.2022 [13:34]
A briefing on the preparation for the "Anatolian Phoenix-2022" Flight-Tactical Exercises held in Konya, Turkiye, and the tasks to be fulfilled in stages was presented to representatives of various countries who will take part in the exercises, Azerbaijan’s ...

Defense Ministry: UAV units carried out training flights

16.05.2022 [18:44]
In accordance with the combat training plan for 2022 approved by Azerbaijan’s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) carried out training flights, Defense Ministry told AZERTAC. Theoretical and practical knowledge of servicemen, as well as their ability ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry: Practical exercises on fire training were carried out

16.05.2022 [18:31]
In accordance with the combat training plan for the current year, practical shooting exercises from small arms and grenade launchers were held in one of the military units of the Land Forces of the, Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. The personnel involved ...

Azerbaijani servicemen to take part in “Anatolian Phoenix-2022” international exercises

15.05.2022 [15:53]
The Azerbaijan Air Force servicemen have left for Konya, Turkiye, to participate in the "Anatolian Phoenix-2022" international search and rescue exercises, the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC. Aircraft of the Azerbaijan Air Force are also involved in the military exercises to be held from May 16 to 27. ...

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijan Army positions in the Kalbajar direction were subjected to fire

14.05.2022 [17:13]
On May 14, at 11:30, the Armenian armed forces units from the positions in the direction of Yukhari Shorzha settlement of the Basarkechar region of the state border using small arms subjected to fire the Azerbaijan Army positions in the direction of Zaylik settlement of the Kalbajar district, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC ...