Lapis Lazuli transit route is set to emerge as an economic corridor for an inclusive development by which Afghanistan could connect to Europe via Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey, according to The Economic Times. The first track of Lapis Lazuli project was inaugurated by President ...

ICAO: Azerbaijan achieved best result in complying with international civil aviation standards in Europe and CIS region

13.12.2018 [10:54]
Azerbaijan has achieved the best result in Europe and CIS region in terms of compliance with international standards in the field of civil aviation, according to an audit conducted by the International Civil Aviation Organization ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over 4 million passengers during eleven months of 2018

11.12.2018 [16:10]
During eleven months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 4.1 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 9 percent. National air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 1 million 756,000 ...

Ankara will be fourth destination of Buta Airways in Turkey

06.12.2018 [16:24]
Starting from March 31, 2019, the low-cost airline Buta Airways will launch direct flights to Turkey’s capital Ankara. Ankara will be the low-cost Airline’s forth destination in Turkey. The Airline is already operating regular flights from Baku to ...

Baku hosts first ICAO EUR Environment Project Team meeting

04.12.2018 [16:22]
Baku hosts the first ICAO EUR Environment Project Team meeting (ICAO EUR ENV PT) on December 4-5. At this meeting, which is attended by experts from the ICAO accredited countries in Europe and international aviation agencies, important issues on the environmental protection ...

“Buta Airways” replenished its fleet with another Embraer E-190

04.12.2018 [15:52]
Azerbaijan's low-cost airline Buta Airways received another new Embraer E-190, which was delivered to the airline’s fleet directly from the manufacturer in Brazil. It is the eighth in the low-cost airline’s fleet and will allow add more flights to the ...

Special Representative of UN Secretary-General: Lapis Lazuli Corridor – another contribution to fight against terrorism

01.12.2018 [18:25]
Agreement on Transit and Transport Cooperation (Lapis Lazuli) is a significant contribution to regional stability and it would support the economic development of Afghanistan, according to orient.tm. Natalia Gherman, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG), Head of the UN Regional Center for Preventive ...

International conference of ministers of transport kicks off in Avaza

28.11.2018 [12:06]
An International Conference of Ministers of Transport of the States Parties to the Agreement on Transit and Transport Cooperation (Lapis Lazuli) has kicked off in the Avaza National Tourist Zone in the city of Turkmenbashi. A congratulatory message from the President of Turkmenistan ...

Silk Way Airlines expands fleet with another Boeing 747 freighter

27.11.2018 [17:25]
Azerbaijan's national cargo carrier Silk Way has taken delivery of another Boeing 747-400 freighter. This is the 10th Boeing-747 aircraft, which will be operated by the Airline. With the additional aircraft the Airline will further grow its schedule network ...

Azerbaijan, Russia and Iran set up working group on further development of transportations

26.11.2018 [11:56]
Azerbaijan, Russia and Iran created a joint working group on solution of the issues of further development of transportations between the countries and also a relevant system of monitoring. The issue was focused on within the Transport Week-2018 which ...

Azerbaijan-Turkmenistan establish Joint Commission for transport, transit and logistics

24.11.2018 [11:00]
A joint Commission for Transport, Transit and Logistics between Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan has been established, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev told a press conference ...

AZAL launches regular flights to Kuwait City

19.11.2018 [15:04]
Starting December 22, 2018, Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) will launch regular flights on the route Baku-Kuwait-Baku. AZAL flights J2 -119/J2-120 will be operated twice a week on Wednesdays and Saturdays by Airbus A319 Aircrafts with economy-class and comfort-club configurations ...

AZAL top-managers to attend CEO Lunch Baku as honorary guests

16.11.2018 [15:19]
Vice-President of Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC, Executive Director of AZAL passenger airline Eldar Hajiyev will attend CEO Lunch Baku as an honorary guest. The event will be organized by the Caspian European Club on November 27 at Hyatt Regency Baku ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.8 million passengers during ten months of 2018

13.11.2018 [16:14]
During the first ten months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served a total of 3.8 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 10 percent. National air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 1 million 628,000 ...

Baku-Sharm El Sheikh charter flight launched 

12.11.2018 [20:10]
A direct charter flight from Baku to Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, has been launched. The flight will be carried out by Pasha Holidays and Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) on Thursdays. The flights between the two countries will give impetus to the expansion of tourist exchange and ...

First flight departs Istanbul Airport to Azerbaijan

08.11.2018 [21:30]
National flag carrier Turkish Airlines' first flight from Istanbul Airport to Azerbaijan's capital Baku departed on Thursday, Anadolu Agency reported. The TK 1132 scheduled flight took off at 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT) with 121 passengers on board ...

AZAL, KPMG discuss Open Skies project between Azerbaijan and Europe

06.11.2018 [20:05]
President of AZAL Jahangir Asgarov has met with representatives of KPMG Azerbaijan – Senior Managers, Farid Bakhshiyev and Andrey Ivanov. The main topic of the negotiations was the details of Open Skies Agreement between Azerbaijan ...

India, Russia, Iran to meet on North-South Corridor

31.10.2018 [16:29]
India, Russia and Iran will hold a trilateral meeting on the International North South Transport Corridor (INSTC) on November 23 to make the 7,200-km-long ship, road, and rail route operational soon, according to NDTV, an Indian television media company ...

Azerbaijan – guarantor for security in European sky

29.10.2018 [16:54]
A meeting of the heads of European countries’ air navigation bodies took place in Brussels, in which AZANS Air Traffic Control Center took part. Following the meeting, AZANS was elected to European Air Navigation Organizations CEO committee ...