Azerbaijan’s Boeing 747 freighter lands at new Istanbul New Airport for the first time

29.04.2019 [16:13]
The Boeing 747-8F aircraft of the Azerbaijani cargo airline Silk Way West Airlines became the first F-category large cargo airliner that landed at the recently opened New Istanbul Airport. Baku-Istanbul-Baku flight was served by the Turkish “Çelebi” ground handling company ...

AZAL and Buta Airways flights will be operated on modified schedule on May 29 and 30

26.04.2019 [15:40]
Due to the workload of the Heydar Aliyev International Airport during the Europa League Final on May 29, 2019, changes are made to the flight schedule of Azerbaijan Airlines and Buta Airways ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport named best according to Sky Travel Awards

25.04.2019 [12:31]
The award ceremony of the prestigious Sky Travel Awards 2019 has been held in Moscow on the sidelines of the 4th International SKYSERVICE 2019 Forum. Heydar Aliyev International Airport is recognized as the best airport with a passenger traffic of less than 10 million, according to ...

Turkish Airlines launches direct flights to Baku

23.04.2019 [19:11]
Turkish Airlines has launched direct flights between Esenboga Airport in Ankara and Heydar Aliyev International Airport in Baku, Azerbaijan. A cocktail party was held at Heydar Aliyev International Airport on Monday to mark the maiden flight of the service ...

Azerbaijan Airlines in-flight magazine receives prestigious “National Heritage” award

23.04.2019 [12:47]
Azerbaijan Airlines in-flight magazine received the “National Heritage” award of the Azerbaijan Ministry of Culture for its merits in the promotion of Azerbaijan’s cultural heritage. The award was handed out at the presentation of the book “Stone Guards” of the IRS series ...

AZAL, PASHA Travel agree on charter flights to three cities of Saudi Arabia

19.04.2019 [17:55]
The presentation “Azerbaijan through the eyes of a falcon” of Azerbaijan Airlines, which was recently held in Riyadh, aroused great interest among Arab citizens and tour operators. As the first result of this major event, AZAL is pleased to announce its partnership with the country's leading ...

AZAL presents its new regular flight in Almaty

19.04.2019 [13:18]
Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) has held a presentation of its new regular Baku-Almaty-Baku route for travel operators and agents of Kazakhstan in Almaty. In his opening remarks, head of the AZAL Marketing and Production Department Fuad Yusifov noted that the new destination ...

Azerbaijan's national air carrier presents new destinations to Saudi Arabia in Riyadh

15.04.2019 [11:56]
Azerbaijan’s national air carrier has held a presentation in Riyadh entitled “Azerbaijan through the eyes of a falcon”, which presented new routes of Azerbaijan Airlines to a number of cities in Saudi Arabia. The event was attended by a delegation of AZAL, led by Vice-President Eldar Hajiyev ...

AZAL President meets Mayor of Batumi

12.04.2019 [16:42]
AZAL President Jahangir Asgarov has today met with Mayor of the city of Batumi Lasha Komakhidze, who is in Baku on a working visit. The sides hailed the opening of direct regular flights starting from June 14, 2019 by the Azerbaijani low-cost airline Buta ...

Azerbaijan joins 34th Conference of Directors General of Organization for Cooperation between railways in Seoul 

11.04.2019 [22:11]
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways Javid Gurbanov is taking part in the 34th Conference of Director Generals of the Organization for Co-operation between Railways (OSJD) in Seoul, South Korea. ...

Turkish Airlines to launch Ankara-Baku-Ankara flight

10.04.2019 [10:35]
Turkish Airlines will launch direct flights on Ankara-Baku-Ankara route from April 22. The flights will be carried out on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from Ankara to Baku, and on Tuesdays, Thursdays and ...

AZAL launches Baku-Almaty-Baku flight

04.04.2019 [10:31]
Azerbaijan Airlines, AZAL, has launched regular flights on Baku-Almaty-Baku route . The flights will be carried out twice a week on Tuesdays and Saturdays by Airbus planes. Tickets are available at ...

Baku hosts IAC Air Navigation Commission’s meeting

03.04.2019 [20:03]
The 19th meeting of the Air Navigation Coordination Commission of the Interstate Aviation Committee (IAC) has got underway in Baku. The main topic of the meeting, which is held with the support of Azerbaijan Airlines, is “Innovative technologies ...

Tickets for regular flights from Baku to Jeddah now available

29.03.2019 [12:55]
Air tickets for Baku-Jeddah-Baku flights (King Abdulaziz International Airport - JED) are now available on the website of Azerbaijan’s national air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) www.azal.az. Direct flights will be carried out within the summer schedule starting from ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport once again recognized as best airport in CIS

28.03.2019 [11:33]
Heydar Aliyev International Airport was awarded the prestigious Skytrax World Airport Awards for being the best among all airports in the post-Soviet space. Azerbaijani capital’s airport retains leadership in this nomination for the third year in a row ...

Starting from April 7, all AZAL flights to Istanbul will be operated to the new Airport

19.03.2019 [16:08]
Due to the closure of Ataturk Airport, starting from April 7, 2019, all AZAL flights to Istanbul will be operated to Istanbul New Airport. It should be noted, that within the summer schedule for 2019 (from March 31 to October 26), Azerbaijan Airlines ...

Delegates of AZANS and EUROCONTROL meet in Madrid

13.03.2019 [16:18]
A meeting has been held between representatives of “Azeraeronavigation” Air Traffic Control Department (AZANS) and a delegation of EUROCONTROL, headed by Joe Sultana, Director of Airspace Management Center in Europe (Network Manager ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport to implement new air traffic control technologies

12.03.2019 [20:06]
Director of “Azeraeronavigation” Air Traffic Control (AZANS) Farhan Guliyev has met with Vice-President of SITA Stephan Egli, the leading organization in the sphere of communication and information technologies in aviation industry, on the sidelines of the World ATM Congress in 2019 in Madrid ...

Jahangir Asgarov: AZAL is in close contact with Boeing in connection with crash of Boeing 737 MAX-8

12.03.2019 [17:53]
The national air carrier of Azerbaijan is in close contact with Boeing Corporation in connection with the investigation of Boeing 737 MAX-8 crash in Ethiopia. Commenting on journalists’ numerous requests to the airline, President of ...