Restrictions on powdered substances in hand luggage on flights to/from US

04.07.2018 [17:33]
In accordance with the order of Transport Security Administration (TSA) the passengers flying to/from the US will be banned from carrying powdered substances exceeding 350 ml in their hand luggage ...

President allocates funding for renovation of part of Baku-Guba-Russia road

03.07.2018 [10:55]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order regarding measures to renovate part of the Baku-Guba-Russia road. Under the presidential Order, Azerbaijan Highway State Agency is allocated 7.1 million manats for the renovation work. ...

Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company: Preventive measures are taken against environmental pollution

02.07.2018 [19:19]
Environmental protection is one of the main criteria of sustainable development of Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company. ACSC keeps in the center of constant attention the minimization of environmental impacts of sludges, waste oil, fuel, other liquid and ...

AZAL launches Riyadh-Baku direct flight

17.06.2018 [13:51]
Azerbaijan Airlines, AZAL, has launched a direct flight between Riyadh in Saudi Arabia and Baku. The flight will be carried out by Airbus A320 on Saturdays ...

CANSO-2020 Global ATM Summit to be held in Baku for first time

14.06.2018 [19:34]
The capital of Azerbaijan has been chosen as a host city of the Global ATM Summit of CANSO (Civil Air Navigation Services Organization) in 2020. The candidacy of Baku was unanimously chosen at a meeting of the Executive Committee ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over 1.5 million passengers during the first five months

12.06.2018 [15:44]
During the first five months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 1.56 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 11 percent. National air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 631,000 passengers, while national ...

17th Caspian International Transport, Transit and Logistics Exhibition opens in Baku

11.06.2018 [14:18]
The 17th Caspian International Transport, Transit and Logistics Exhibition TransCaspian/Translogistica 2018 has today opened at Baku Expo Center. The exhibition is one of the leading transport events in the Caspian region, which demonstrates both ...

Azerbaijan pays 5 percent of EU's oil demand

06.06.2018 [10:06]
Azerbaijan pays 5 percent of the European Union's (EU) oil demand, said Rufat Mammadov, deputy economy minister at the EU-Azerbaijan business forum. He said that the trade turnover between Azerbaijan and the EU increased by 15 percent last year. The European Union has 42 per cent stake in Azerbaijan's trade turnover. ...

Online air tickets to Nakhchivan now available for booking on AZAL’s website

05.06.2018 [15:57]
Starting from today, online air tickets for flights from Baku to Nakhchivan and from Nakhchivan to Baku, departing from June 20, 2018, are available on the website of the national airline Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL ...

Azerbaijani Airlines launches direct flight from Baku to Tashkent

04.06.2018 [16:05]
Starting from June 30, 2018, Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) opens direct flights from Baku to Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan. The flights will be carried out once a week (on Saturdays), while from August 1 - twice a week (on Wednesdays and Saturdays) ...

Tickets for flights from Baku to Jeddah and Buraydah available on AZAL’s website

31.05.2018 [15:36]
Air tickets for flights to AZAL’s two new destinations - Saudi Arabia’s cities of Buraydah (Al Qassim International Airport - ELQ) and Jeddah (King Abdulaziz International Airport - JED) are now available on the website of Azerbaijan’s national air carrier ...

AZAL and Buta Airways passengers will get additional free baggage allowance on Ramadan holiday

25.05.2018 [17:44]
On the Ramadan holiday passengers of all flights of AZAL and Buta Airways, which will be carried out on June 15 and 16, 2018, will get one piece of additional free checked baggage allowance. Thus, on the flights of Azerbaijan Airlines depending on the air ticket ...

Romania to launch Baku - Bucharest direct flight

25.05.2018 [10:45]
Romanian national air carrier TAROM intends to launch flights on Bucharest-Baku-Bucharest route. The company informed that the flights to Baku are planned to be carried out by Airbus A318. According to the TAROM, along with Baku, flights to Odessa and Tbilisi ...

Major repair of Russian-made helicopters carried out in Azerbaijan for the first time

23.05.2018 [20:43]
The Service Center for helicopter major repair at Silk Way Helicopter Services carried out the major overhaul of Mi-8AMT/MTV helicopters for the first time. The decision to create such a center in Azerbaijan was taken in 2016 within the framework of the Azerbaijan International ...

Delegation on air traffic network management in Europe gets acquainted with Azerbaijani civil aviation’s achievements

17.05.2018 [10:53]
A delegation of the Network Manager Operations Centre (NMOC) headed by Joe Sultana, Director of the Centre, paid a working visit to Baku to get acquainted with Azerbaijani civil aviation facilities, including “Azeraeronavigation” Air Traffic Control Department ...

President allocates funding for construction of new road in Baku

16.05.2018 [12:13]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order regarding measures to construct a new road in Baku. Under the presidential order, the Azerbaijan Highway State Agency is allocated 45,000,000 manats for the construction of the ...

Warsaw conference stresses advantages of Trans-Caspian international transport corridor

15.05.2018 [10:54]
At the initiative of the Embassy of Azerbaijan in Poland, with participation of the embassies of Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Georgia and organizational support of the Polish Chamber of Commerce, Warsaw hosted a conference titled "New International Transport Corridors" dedicated to the Trans-Caspian international ...

EurActiv: Baku’s new silk road can connect Europe to the east

14.05.2018 [19:02]
EurActiv news portal, an independent European media platform dealing with European news and European-centric topics, has published an article by Benjamin Fox headlined “Baku’s new silk road can connect Europe to the east” ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport’s passenger flow increased by 15 percent

14.05.2018 [12:57]
During the first four months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over 1,239,000 passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 15 percent, the airport said ...