UNODC and ICAO sign partnership to strengthen airport security against crime, terrorist threats

05.05.2018 [12:53]
The Executive Director of the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Yury Fedotov, and the Secretary General of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Fang Liu, signed a memorandum of understanding today ...

Baku to host 2018 IAHP World Ports Conference

02.05.2018 [10:51]
An international World Ports Conference under the theme “Ports of Future: Building Hubs, Accelerating Connectivity” will be held in Baku from May 8 to 11. The Baku International Sea Trade Port is the first port in Central Eurasia to host IAPH conference ...

Turkish and Uzbek presidents stress importance of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway

30.04.2018 [21:12]
President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev and President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan have emphasized the great significance of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railroad to boosting trade between the two countries as they met in Tashkent ...

Bulgaria can open "New Silk Road" to Central and Western Europe

30.04.2018 [12:55]
Bulgaria could become a bridge for Chinese cargo and open the "New Silk Road"(One Belt One Road Initiative) to Central and Western Europe, said the country’s Transport Minister Ivaylo Moskovski in response to a question on the Trans-Caspian transport ...

Saudi Arabia’s Flynas launches flights to Azerbaijan

24.04.2018 [13:23]
Flynas, the national Saudi Arabian carrier and leading low cost airline in the Middle East, announced that it will soon be launching its new and direct flights to Azerbaijan, Georgia and Greece from Jeddah, Riyadh and Dammam ...

Group Chairman and CEO of DP World to visit Baku

24.04.2018 [13:17]
Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, the Group Chairman and CEO of DP World will visit Baku to attend the conference of International Association of Ports and Harbors (IAPH) on the theme “Ports of Future: Building Hubs, Accelerating Connectivity ...

Azerbaijani Airlines plans to fly to six cities in Saudi Arabia

23.04.2018 [23:44]
Azerbaijan Airlines has revealed plans to operate flights from Baku to four more cities in Saudi Arabia. Negotiations are currently underway with partners from Saudi Arabia to carry out regular flights to the airport in Medina, Jeddah Airport (from May 18), Gassim Airport ...

AZAL announces three new destinations within summer flight schedule

19.04.2018 [17:50]
Within its summer flight schedule Azerbaijan Airlines will launch direct flights to new destinations of its route map – to Dammam and Riyadh cities of Saudi Arabia (from June 15 to September 1), as well as to Tivat, the popular resort of ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served about 900,000 passengers for first quarter of 2018

13.04.2018 [18:34]
During the first three months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over 897,000 passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 15 percent ...

SalamAir launches Muscat-Baku flights

09.04.2018 [20:26]
Oman`s SalamAir will launch flights on the route Muscat-Baku from June 14, Heydar Aliyev International Airport said. The flights will be operated during the summer season ...

China supplies Azerbaijan with equipment worth more than $60 million

05.04.2018 [10:50]
“China has supplied Azerbaijan with equipment worth more than $60 million, according to grant agreement,” said Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Abid Sharifov. He noted that in accordance with the grant agreement, the equipment will be brought in ...

AZAL opens direct flight from Lankaran to Moscow

03.04.2018 [15:52]
Starting from June 8, Azerbaijan Airlines will launch direct flights on the route Moscow-Lankaran-Moscow. Flights will be operated weekly on Fridays with Airbus A320 airplanes. Departure from the Vnukovo International Airport (VKO) at 10:00 local time ...

Silk Way West Airlines re-launches Budapest service

31.03.2018 [20:31]
After a break of nearly two years, Azerbaijan`s cargo airline Silk Way West Airlines has again introduced scheduled service into Budapest, according to the company. The first flights will be executed with Boeing 747 twice a week on Thursday and Sunday. “We have recognized an increasing demand for scheduled services to and from ...

China to build railway through Aktau or Atyrau to Azerbaijan

27.03.2018 [20:54]
China is considering the construction of a railway through Aktau or Atyrau to Azerbaijan, KAZINFORM quoted the ambassador of China to Kazakhstan Zhang Hanhui as saying at a press conference. The diplomat pointed out that China has big plans in Central ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport once again recognized as best airport in post-Soviet space

27.03.2018 [16:06]
For the second year in a row Heydar Aliyev International Airport was awarded the prestigious Skytrax World Airport Awards, the most prestigious award for the airport industry. The solemn Skytrax award ceremony took place in Stockholm, Sweden. Azerbaijan's main airport again topped the list of the best airports among Russia ...

Buta Airways launches flights to famous resort in Turkey

13.03.2018 [16:03]
Buta Airways will launch direct flights to the popular resort of Turkey - Alanya starting from June 7, 2018. The minimum fare for Baku-Alanya flight (Gazipasha airport) like for other destinations of the Airline, will cost 29 euros (one ...

Passenger traffic of Heydar Aliyev International Airport exceeded half a million in first two months

12.03.2018 [15:26]
During the first two months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over 545,000 passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 16 percent. In January-February this year, national air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) ...

"Azeraeronavigation" and IATA to cooperate in a number of key areas

07.03.2018 [17:10]
"Azeraeronavigation" Air Traffic Control Department (AZANS) of Azerbaijan Airlines and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) have today signed a memorandum of understanding and cooperation in a number of key areas ...

Registration for 2018 World Ports Conference in Baku launched

06.03.2018 [10:50]
Registration for the 2018 World Ports Conference due in Baku on May 8-11 has launched. The main theme for the IAPH Baku 2018 World Ports Conference is “Ports of Future: Building Hubs, Accelerating Connectivity ...