Buta Airways launches Baku-Sofia direct flight

17.01.2018 [10:06]
Azerbaijan's low-cost air carrier Buta Airways launched direct flight Baku-Sofia-Baku. Baku-Sofia flights of Buta Airways will serve as a basis for the development of tourism, business and relations between Azerbaijan and Bulgaria, Director of Buta Airways ...

NordStar airlines to carry out Norilsk-Baku flight via Samara

12.01.2018 [23:51]
Russian NordStar airlines will carry out the flight from Norilsk to Baku via Samara starting from March 5 on a weekly basis. Presently the flights between two cities are carried out via the city of Ufa. There will be two flights per week from Norilsk ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport hits new record - 4 million passengers a year

11.01.2018 [16:15]
In 2017, Heydar Aliyev International Airport – the main air gate of Azerbaijan's capital - hit a new record. In 2017 4.06 million passengers were served. It exceeded last year's figure by 23 percent. In 2017 a total of 55 airlines carried out regular and charter flights. Heydar ...

'Estonia can join the North-South transport route'

05.01.2018 [13:01]
"Both Azerbaijan and Estonia sit at the crossroads of trade routes. Estonia can join the North-South transport route," said Chargé d'Affaires of Estonia to Azerbaijan Indrek Kiverik as he highlighted the possibilities ...

The Jakarta Post calls Heydar Aliyev International Airport most beautiful airport

04.01.2018 [12:43]
Indonesian "The Jakarta Post" newspaper has called Heydar Aliyev International Airport the most beautiful airport. The author reminds that designed by Turkish architecture studio Autoban, Heydar Aliyev International Airport in Baku, Azerbaijan, boasts ...

Kazakhstan sees great prospects of Trans-Caspian transport route

26.12.2017 [13:01]
“The National Chamber of Entrepreneurs of Kazakhstan “Atameken”, as well as Kazakhstan`s Association of Carriers see great prospects in using the opportunities of the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route. Especially after the opening of the ...

C-Check performed on Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner in Azerbaijan

21.12.2017 [12:44]
Azerbaijani "Silk Way Technics" company, for the first time among the CIS countries has performed base maintenance in the C-Check volume on a modern Boeing 787-8 "Dreamliner". As part of the C-Check base maintenance, a total of 1,679 hours were spent ...

Azerbaijan-Abu Dhabi direct flights to be launched on March 2, 2018

21.12.2017 [10:36]
Direct flights between Etihad Airways, considered to be one of the top ten world airlines, and Azerbaijan will be opened soon. It was stated by Vice President of Etihad Airways Amer Khan in the meeting held with Azerbaijan’s Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates Dashgin Shikarov ...

Astara Iran-Astara Azerbaijan railway line to go into service on December 25

16.12.2017 [10:48]
“Astara Iran-Astara Azerbaijan railway line connecting the Iranian-Azerbaijani railway systems will be commissioned on December 25,” said head of International Affairs Department at Iran Railways Abbas Nazari. He noted that the sides also reached ...

Azerbaijani delegation joins ICAO international conference

15.12.2017 [19:16]
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Director of the State Civil Aviation Administration Arif Mammadov has participated in the 10th conference on Air Services Multilateral Negotiations (ICAN/2017) of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) held in Colombo, Sri Lanka ...

Silk Way West Airlines carries out charter cargo flight between Azerbaijan and Brazil

15.12.2017 [18:32]
Azerbaijan's cargo airline Silk Way West Airlines carried out the first direct flight from Baku to Sao Paulo, Brazil. A 15-hour flight from Heydar Aliyev International Airport to Viracopos International Airport on the modern Boeing 747-8F aircraft became the longest one in the history of the airline ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 25 percent more passengers

13.12.2017 [17:01]
In January-November 2017, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.75 million passengers. This indicator grew by more than 25 percent compared to the same period last year. During this period Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 2.1 million ...

British Airways Mumbai - London flight makes emergency landing in Azerbaijan

12.12.2017 [11:28]
A Mumbai-London British Airways flight Boeing-777 declared an emergency over Iranian airspace and was rerouted to land at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport in Baku, on December 11. The apparent reason, by a passenger who seems to be on the ...

Azerbaijan National Confederation of Entrepreneurs, Chinese Council for Promotion of International Trade sign MoU

05.12.2017 [10:37]
The Azerbaijan National Confederation of Entrepreneurs and the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) have signed a memorandum of understanding. The document was signed as a part of CCPIT Yunnan Sub-Council and China ...

Hugues Krafft's stunning 19th century views of Baku unearthed in Reims

28.11.2017 [12:48]
Some unique – and hitherto unseen – photographs of 19th century Baku have been exhibited at the Musée-Hôtel Le Vergeur in Reims, France, as an initiative of the French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) Foundation. The private ...

Turkmen parliament ratifies agreement on Lapis Lazuli transport corridor

27.11.2017 [19:48]
The Turkmen parliament has ratified the agreement on “Lapis Lazuli” transport corridor signed by Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey. The corridor will connect the city of Torgundi in the Afghan province of Herat with Ashgabat, then with the port of Turkmenbashi ...

Lapis Lazuli route to transport Turkmen and Afghan shipment to Europe via Azerbaijan

21.11.2017 [12:58]
“Azerbaijan plays a special role for international corridor and routes,” the Director General of the Baku International Sea Trade Port Taleh Ziyadov told the journalists. At his words, the Lapis Lazuli route is mostly to transport loads in the direction ...

Head of EU Delegation to Azerbaijan: BTK railway increases importance of Baku port

21.11.2017 [12:13]
“Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway adds to the importance of the Baku port,” Kestutis Jankauskas, Head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan, has told journalists. He said the railway will play an important role in cargo and passenger transportation from Asia to ...

Azerbaijan Airlines announces recruitment of female flight attendants

21.11.2017 [11:34]
CJSC Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) announces admission of documents from females for flight attendant position. The documents will be received from 10:00 to 12:00, from November 22 to December 22 ...