World Economic Forum panel discussions highlight Baku International Sea Trade Port’s importance

22.01.2020 [23:33]
Director-General of Baku International Sea Trade Port CJSC Taleh Ziyadov has highlighted the important role of the Baku Port in the East-West transport corridor (Middle Corridor) as he addressed the panel discussions on "Caspian transport corridors in the light of global change” as part ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport named most punctual airlines for December 2019

14.01.2020 [15:05]
Heydar Aliyev International Airport has compiled a rating of the most punctual airlines for December 2019. Etihad Airways, Kuwait Airways and UIA (Ukraine International) achieved 100% punctuality rate in December 2019 when ...

Azerbaijan's airports set new record in 2019

09.01.2020 [14:01]
Azerbaijan’s international airports served record number of passengers. The total passenger traffic in 2019 hit 5.56 million people. Heydar Aliyev International Airport also set the record and served 4.73 million passengers last year ...

AZAL President, Jordanian ambassador discuss launch of new flight

27.12.2019 [21:11]
President of Azerbaijan Airlines Jahangir Asgarov has met with Ambassador of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to the country Sami Abdullah Ghosheh. The meeting was held following the official visit of King of the Hashemite Kingdom ...

British Airways flight makes emergency landing in Baku

27.12.2019 [15:47]
A captain of British Airways' Boeing B787-8 Dreamliner, flying from London to Islamabad, decided to land at Baku`s Heydar Aliyev International Airport on December 27 due to heavy fog at the Islamabad International Airport. The plane landed safely at around 9:11 a.m. local time. Due to the duration of the flight and according ...

AZAL to open its sky to all airlines

27.12.2019 [15:06]
For the first time in the history of Azerbaijan's civil aviation, the so-called fifth and seventh freedoms of the air will start operating at all international airports of the country. From January 1, 2020, these degrees of freedom will enable flights from Azerbaijani ...

Russia`s IrAero Airlines to launch Samara-Baku direct flights

24.12.2019 [18:23]
Russian IrAero Airlines will launch direct flights from Samara to Baku. The flights will be operated once a week on Wednesdays by Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft ...

Deputy minister: Iran and Azerbaijan are determined to expand relations

22.12.2019 [12:56]
"Iran and Azerbaijan are determined to expand the bilateral relations," Iranian Deputy Minister of Economic Affairs and Finance Ali Mahmud Mousavi has said. He met with businessmen during a visit to Parsabad province. He said the two countries decided to build ...

Azerbaijani airports served more than 5 million passengers

11.12.2019 [12:26]
Azerbaijani international airports’ passenger traffic has hit 5.15 million passengers since the beginning of the year, press service of the Heydar Aliyev International Airport Told AZERTAC. Of these, more than 4 million 390,000 passengers accounted for Heydar Aliyev International Airport ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport expands geography of flights and attracts new airlines

10.12.2019 [16:55]
To develop the route network and increase passenger traffic, Heydar Aliyev International Airport is carrying out large-scale work on attracting large passenger airlines and opening new destinations, as reported at the airport. The airport management is actively negotiating with international passenger airlines, which ...

Foundation stone laid for Helicopter Service and Repair Center in Azerbaijan

09.12.2019 [19:50]
A ceremony of laying a foundation stone for a Helicopter Service and Repair Center has today been held at Zabrat airport. The new Helicopter Service and Repair Center will be built under joint projects in accordance with the decisions ...

Five airlines have shown 100% punctuality at Heydar Aliyev International Airport

05.12.2019 [15:12]
Heydar Aliyev International Airport has compiled a rating of the most punctual airlines in November 2019. Several airlines - Etihad Airways, Iraqi Airways, Lufthansa, Kuwait Airways and China Southern - achieved the highest rate of ...

New air corridor between Azerbaijan and Turkey named as "Friendship Corridor"

04.12.2019 [13:53]
The new air corridor between the two fraternal states – Azerbaijan and Turkey was named as "Friendship Corridor". A new air route between the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic and Turkey was launched this August ...

Low-cost airline Buta Airways launches direct flights to Lviv

29.11.2019 [13:37]
Starting from December 23 low-cost airline Buta Airways will launch direct flights from Baku to Lviv. Thus, the number of the airline's destinations in Ukraine will reach four. Buta Airways already operates flights to Kiev, Kharkiv and Odessa ...

Azerbaijani delegation attends Transport Week-2019 in Russia

22.11.2019 [18:52]
A delegation led by Minister of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ramin Guluzade has paid a visit to Moscow to attend the Transport Week-2019. The annual traditional Transport Week covers all-Russian and international ...

Azerbaijan Airlines reaches key agreements at Dubai Air Show 2019

21.11.2019 [11:53]
Dubai, the largest city in the United Arab Emirates has hosted the annual Dubai Air Show 2019 – one of the most prestigious and significant air shows in the world. More than 60 countries, represented by companies from different spheres of aviation ...

New flight safety management system implemented at Heydar Aliyev International Airport

12.11.2019 [20:35]
A delegation led by Director Safety and Flight Operations for Europe at the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Giancarlo Buono has visited Baku. The purpose of the visit was to complete the joint project of AZANS and IATA on introduction of three-level safety ...

Azerbaijani airports’ passenger traffic hit another record

12.11.2019 [13:50]
Azerbaijani international airports’ passenger traffic hit the record number of 4.7 million passengers during the first ten months of 2019. Of these, more than 4 million passengers accounted for Heydar Aliyev International ...

Etihad Airways and China Southern become most punctual airlines of October at Heydar Aliyev International Airport

06.11.2019 [16:33]
Azerbaijan`s main airport – Heydar Aliyev International Airport has compiled a rating of the most punctual airlines for October 2019. Etihad Airways, the UAE`s national carrier, and China Southern Airlines achieved the highest ...