Azerbaijan Airlines, AZAL, plans to increase the number of regular flights on the Baku-Tel Aviv route (extra J2-021/022) starting from December 6, 2018. The flights will be implemented on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served about 3.5 million passengers during nine months of 2018

11.10.2018 [14:12]
During the first nine months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.49 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 10 percent. National air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 1 million 512,000 ...

AZAL, HungaroControl to cooperate in air traffic management

09.10.2018 [17:44]
A delegation of HungaroControl headed by its Executive Director Kornel Szepessy arrived in Baku for a working visit on October 9. By observing the active development of air navigation system and introduction of innovative technologies in Azerbaijan ...

Russia, India to set up joint operator for rail traffic via North-South corridor

05.10.2018 [14:51]
Russian Railways and Indian Railways will sign a memorandum to set up a joint operator for rail cargo traffic via the North-South corridor, the railroad monopoly's First Deputy Director General Alexander Misharin told reporters on Friday, according to Tass ...

Buta Airways opens direct flight to Georgia’s popular resort

05.10.2018 [14:40]
Starting from June 14, 2019, the low-cost airline Buta Airways will launch direct flight to Georgia’s popular resort Batumi. Batumi will be the low-cost airline’s second destination in Georgia. The airline is already operating regular flights from Baku to Tbilisi ...

Baku, Makhachkala to open direct flights

30.09.2018 [12:01]
Azerbaijan and Dagestan will open direct flights between Makhachkala and Baku, said assistant to Makhachkala airport chief Kamila Gamzatova. According to her, a memorandum on the establishment of direct air communication between Dagestan and Azerbaijan was signed ...

AZAL signs agreement to hold CANSO-2020 Global Summit in Baku

27.09.2018 [19:20]
A delegation of the senior management of CANSO (Civil Air Navigation Services Organization), headed by Director General Jeff Poole, arrived in Baku on a working visit on September 27 ...

AZAL to acquire flight simulators for new aircraft types

25.09.2018 [18:26]
AZAL President Jahangir Asgarov has today met with Robin Glover-Faure, President of Commercial Training Solutions of L-3 Technologies. The sides discussed prospects for cooperation. The guests noted that the opportunities created in Azerbaijan’s civil aviation by ...

Silk Way West Airlines opens new flight from Baku to Tianjin

21.09.2018 [19:30]
Azerbaijani cargo air carrier Silk Way West Airlines opens a new flight from Baku to major Chinese city of Tianjin. The Airline will carry out a new flight to Tianjin twice a week - on Fridays and Sundays. This route will connect the airline’s ...

Buta Airways replenishes its fleet with new Embraer E-190

19.09.2018 [12:13]
Azerbaijan's low-cost airline Buta Airways received a new Embraer E-190, which was delivered to the airline’s fleet directly from the manufacturer in Brazil. It is the seventh in the low-cost airline’s fleet and will allow add more ...

Silk Way West Airlines increases flights to Chinese city of Zhengzhou

17.09.2018 [19:44]
Azerbaijani cargo air carrier Silk Way West Airlines increases the number of flights to China. The number of Baku-Zhengzhou flights will be increased from four to six times a week. The appropriate agreements were reached at ICAO Cargo Conference in Zhengzhou held ...

AZAL will resume flights to Geneva

17.09.2018 [15:49]
Starting from October 30 this year, Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) will start Baku-Geneva-Baku flights. AZAL flights will be carried out as part of a joint charter program for the classic transportation scheme, which includes free baggage and hand luggage and meals on board ...

Azerbaijan proves its status as region's leader in passenger and cargo air transportation

13.09.2018 [16:03]
Azerbaijan Airlines held a meeting on the results of eight months of 2018 and preparation for the autumn-winter period in Baku on September 13. The meeting discussed the tasks and prospects for the near future ...

TRASECA, CAREC sign MoU

11.09.2018 [15:18]
The Permanent Secretariat of the TRACECA Intergovernmental Commission in Baku and the Central Asian Regional Economic Cooperation Organization (CAREC) have signed a memorandum of understanding ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over 3 million passengers during eight months of 2018

11.09.2018 [12:09]
During the first eight months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over 3.08 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 12 percent, press service of Azerbaijan Airlines has told AZERTAC ...

AZAL will restore flights on Baku-Tbilisi-Baku route

15.08.2018 [16:31]
Starting October 28, Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) will restore flights on route Baku-Tbilisi-Baku. AZAL flights will be operated according to the classical transportation scheme, including free baggage, hand luggage and onboard meals ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over 2.5 million passengers during first seven months of 2018

09.08.2018 [15:08]
During the first seven months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 2.5 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 14 percent. National air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 1,070,000 passengers ...

President allocates funds for continuation of construction of new Baku port and passenger terminal

07.08.2018 [15:55]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order to provide funds for the continuation of the construction of the New Baku International Sea Trade Port and a passenger terminal on its territory. Under the presidential Order, the Ministry of Economy is allocated 10.2 million manats for the ...

Russian government OKs agreement on transport cooperation among Caspian littoral states

02.08.2018 [21:45]
The government of the Russian Federation has OK’d a draft agreement on cooperation in the field of transport among the Caspian States, according to the website of the Russian government. “The purpose of the future agreement is the formation and development ...