Azerbaijan becomes connecting hub for European air transit flows

06.09.2019 [17:31]
Members of the European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation (EUROCONTROL) and the Civil Air Navigation Services Organization (CANSO) have met in Brussels. Azerbaijan was represented in this meeting by Director of “Azeraeronavigation” Air Traffic Control (AZANS) Farhan Guliyev ...

Buta Airways to launch flights to new destinations in the Middle East

05.09.2019 [15:46]
Azerbaijan's airline Buta Airways will expand its route network with new destinations in the Middle East. Thus, starting from September 18, flights to the capital of Saudi Arabia - Riyadh (on Wednesdays and Saturdays), and from ...

AZAL, Chinese company sign three year charter flights agreement

03.09.2019 [20:25]
Azerbaijani national airlines company AZAL and Chinese leading tourism company “HCG International Travel Group” have signed a three-year agreement on the implementation of charter flights on the Baku-Beijing-Baku route. The document was signed by AZAL passenger airline`s Director ...

'Iranian, Azerbaijani railway authorities enjoy fruitful cooperation`

17.08.2019 [09:34]
“Iranian and Azerbaijani railways authorities enjoy fruitful cooperation,” said President of the Railways of the Islamic Republic of Iran Saeid Rasouli. Rasouli highlighted Azerbaijan Railways` involvement in the implementation of infrastructure projects in Astara ...

Since the beginning of the year, over 3 million air passengers have been served in Azerbaijan

09.08.2019 [17:57]
Azerbaijani international airports’ passenger traffic hit 3.06 million people in the first seven months of 2019. Of these, 2.6 million accounted for the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, which is 9% more than the same figure last year ...

AZAL to continue Baku-New York flight

24.07.2019 [09:29]
Azerbaijan Airlines, AZAL, has said it will extend the operation of Baku-New York flight for another year. The flight will be carried out twice a week on Mondays and Saturdays by Boeing 787 Dreamline planes ...

Baku-Sharm el-Sheikh direct flight launched

20.07.2019 [12:05]
Azerbaijan and Egypt have started a direct flight between Baku and a resort city of Sharm el-Sheikh. A ceremony to mark the occasion was attended by Egypt`s ambassador to Azerbaijan Adel Ibrahim Ahmed Ibrahim, director of the Heydar Aliyev International ...

® GULF AIR appoints PASHA Travel to GSA role in Azerbaijan

15.07.2019 [12:07]
The national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, Gulf Air has appointed PASHA Travel, one of the leading Travel Management Companies in Azerbaijan, as its GSA representative in Azerbaijan. With this alliance, Gulf Air plans to introduce a robust ...

Kuwait Airways to start Al-Kuwait-Baku-Al Kuwait flights

13.07.2019 [16:15]
Kuwait Airways will launch Al-Kuwait-Baku-Al Kuwait flights starting from August 1. The flights will be carried out twice a week – on Thursdays and Sundays by Airbus A320-100/200 airplanes. The minimum fare for the flight will cost AZN 285 (one way) ...

President of European Council Donald Tusk visits Baku International Sea Trade Port

09.07.2019 [19:52]
President of the European Council Donald Tusk has familiarized himself with the Baku International Sea Trade Port located in the Alat settlement. Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev informed Donald Tusk of the activity of the port ...

Azerbaijan's international airports served 2.4 million passengers in the first six months of 2019

09.07.2019 [18:02]
Azerbaijani international airports’ passenger traffic hit 2.4 million people in the first half of 2019. Of these, 2 million accounted for the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, which is 73,000 passengers more than the same figure last year. The second busiest airport was Nakhchivan - 284 thousand passengers, the third - the airport ...

Freight train from Xi'an arrives in Azerbaijan

06.07.2019 [21:08]
Absheron Logistics Center in Azerbaijan has held a ceremony to welcome a freight train from the Chinese city of Xi'an. Azerbaijan’s Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev, Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov ...

‘Heydar Aliyev International Airport- first airport in the world completely switching to cloud technologies’

04.07.2019 [16:50]
A delegation of Amadeus, led by Tomás López Fernebrand, Senior Vice-President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Amadeus IT Group has paid a working visit to Baku. Amadeus is one of the world's largest providers of IT services in the airline industry and global distribution systems ...

AZAL, IATA co-organize international event “Aviation Day Azerbaijan”

03.07.2019 [19:45]
Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) and International Air Transport Association (IATA) have jointly organized a prestigious forum in the field of civil aviation in Baku. Entitled “The Aviation Day Azerbaijan”, the event was attended by senior management of AZAL and IATA ...

AZAL President attends Paris Air Show 2019

20.06.2019 [17:39]
AZAL President Jahangir Asgarov has taken part in the International Paris Air Show 2019 in Le Bourget, and held a number of important negotiations. The Paris Air Show is the oldest air show in the world and one of the most significant and prestigious international ...

CANSO 2020: BAKU officially presented in Geneva

19.06.2019 [15:59]
A delegation of Azerbaijan Airlines headed by the Director of Azeraeronavigation ATC, Farkhan Guliyev have attended the World Air Navigation Summit and the 23rd annual meeting of CANSO (Civil Aviation Organization for Air Navigation Services) ...

All Buta Airways flights to Kyiv to be temporarily operated to Boryspil Airport

19.06.2019 [13:31]
Due to the temporary closure of Juliani International Airport, from September 2 to September 12, 2019, all Buta Airways flights to Kyiv will be operated to Boryspil International Airport. Within the summer schedule for 2019 (from March 31 to October ...

Azerbaijani airports’ passenger traffic hit 1.85 million people in the first five months

12.06.2019 [12:56]
In the first five months of 2019, Azerbaijan’s airports served 1.85 million passengers. Of these, 1.57 million accounted for the capital’s airport - Heydar Aliyev International Airport, which is 10,000 passengers more than the same figure last year. During this period, the base air carriers of Baku airport ...

Azerbaijan Airlines to operate flights from Baku to Delhi

11.06.2019 [11:32]
Starting from June 25, AZAL will launch regular and charter flights from Baku to one of the largest cities in India - Delhi. AZAL flights will be operated once a week on Tuesdays on Boeing-757 aircraft with economy and business class configurations ...