At the invitation of Azerbaijan Airlines, President and Chief Executive Officer of Boeing Commerical Airplanes, Kevin McAllister arrived in Baku on February 22. During the negotiations, the parties expressed satisfaction with the strong partnership ...

Caspian European Club transport committee holds session

22.02.2018 [15:57]
Baku has hosted the closed session of the transport committee operating within the Caspian European Club. In the course of the session held under the chairmanship of head of the transport committee Rashad Abasov, the executives and ...

AirBaltic to resume flights to Baku

21.02.2018 [11:30]
The AirBaltic company is said to resume its seasonal flights to the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, Baku. The seasonal flights will be carried out from 2 May to 25 October ...

European company to pass through hub in Azerbaijan

15.02.2018 [13:13]
Hupac has launched a new service connecting Europe and Central Asia, as well as Turkey and Iran. Intermodal Express in cooperation with Azerbaijan's ADY Container and Hupac Intermodal connects networks between Europe ...

Azerbaijan, Great Britain discuss cooperation in civil aviation

15.02.2018 [11:00]
A delegation led by UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy Baroness Emma Nicholson has held negotiations at the Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC (AZAL). The sides expressed satisfaction with cooperation of the two countries in the political and economic spheres. Azerbaijan’s civil ...

Azerbaijan wants to attract 10-15 percent of goods sent from China to Europe

14.02.2018 [22:11]
“Azerbaijan wants to attract 10-15 percent of goods sent from China to Europe,” said Azerbaijan's Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev at a press conference. He stressed that more than 100 million tons of cargo were transported from China to Europe in 2016. ...

Azerbaijan’s Minister of Economy: Armenia isolated from all regional projects

14.02.2018 [12:40]
Armenia, who has occupied the Azerbaijani lands, is completely isolated from all projects carried out in the region, including transport corridors, as a result of the policy of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, said Azerbaijan's Economy Minister ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 19 percent more passengers since beginning of 2018

13.02.2018 [15:49]
Since the beginning of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport has served 305,000 passengers. It is 19 percent more than the similar indicator of the previous year. In January this year, national air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 129,000 ...

Ports of Future: Building hubs, accelerating connectivity

11.02.2018 [11:30]
The main theme for the IAPH Baku 2018 World Ports Conference is "Ports of Future: Building Hubs, Accelerating Connectivity." Four-day conference will focus on the important and interesting topics like emerging transport corridors in the region and around ...

Azerbaijan to purchase two new trains from Stadler Rail Group this year

09.02.2018 [22:08]
“Azerbaijan will purchase two new trains from Stadler Rail Group this year,” chairman of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov told reporters. He noted that two more trains will be delivered to Azerbaijan in 2019. ...

More than 500 containers transported via Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway so far

09.02.2018 [21:40]
“More than 500 containers have been transported via the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway so far,” said chairman of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov. He noted that cargo carriers are greatly interested in BTK, adding the railway will play ...

Javid Gurbanov: Austria is expected to transport goods via BTK in April

09.02.2018 [20:20]
“Austria is expected to transport goods via the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway in April,” chairman of Azerbaijan Railways Javid Gurbanov told AZERTAC. Gurbanov noted that Austria intends to send a freight train that will run to Kazakhstan ...

Russia interested in transporting iron products via BTK

09.02.2018 [19:16]
“Russia is interested in transporting iron products via the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway,” chairman of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov told AZERTAC. He said that he held talks with representatives of Russian metallurgical companies during his visit to Moscow ...

First pilot freight train sent off from Azerbaijan's Astara to Iran

09.02.2018 [10:50]
As earlier reported, the international railway line Astara (Azerbaijan) - Astara (Iran) will be put into operation in March. The first freight train was sent off from Azerbaijan’s Astara city to Iran’s Astara city, the Azerbaijan Railways CJSC said ...

Another success of Azerbaijan's civil aviation: ASEC opened at Heydar Aliyev International Airport

08.02.2018 [17:47]
An official opening of Azerbaijan Airspace Supervision & Efficiency Center (ASEC) took place at Heydar Aliyev International Airport on February 8. The Intergovernmental Memorandum on the construction of the ASEC in Baku was signed in March 2017 within the framework of President ...

Azerbaijan Railways CJSC, China Road and Bridge Corporation sign memorandum

08.02.2018 [10:21]
Azerbaijan Railways CJSC and the China Road and Bridge Corporation (CRBC) have signed a memorandum, within the framework of the visit of Azerbaijani delegation consisting of officials and businessmen headed by Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev to the People's Republic of China ...

President of Boeing Commercial Airplanes to pay working visit to Baku

07.02.2018 [18:53]
“President of Boeing Commercial Airplanes Kevin McAllister will pay a working visit to Baku,” said President of Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) Jahangir Asgarov at a meeting with President and CEO of Cargolux Richard Forson. ...

AZAL, Cargolux discuss historical cooperation

07.02.2018 [13:40]
President of CJSC Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) Jahangir Asgarov has met with President and CEO of Cargolux Richard Forson in Baku. The sides expressed satisfaction with the fruitful 17-year cooperation between the two airlines, which was ...

Beijing hosts conference on Trans-Caspian International East-West Trade and Transit Corridor

06.02.2018 [21:21]
An international conference on the role of the Trans-Caspian International East-West Trade and Transit Corridor in implementing the “Belt and Road Initiative” has been held in Beijing, China. Co-organized by the Ministry of Economy of Azerbaijan, the Embassy of Azerbaijan ...