Kuwait Airways to launch Baku flight this summer

16.02.2019 [21:11]
Kuwait Airways has revealed plans to begin a flight to Baku this summer. The company`s Chairman of Board of Directors Yousuf Al-Jassim told Kuna news agency that Kuwait Airways will operate direct flights to several new directions in Europe ...

Baku to host first meeting of Azerbaijan-EU high-level transport dialogue

16.02.2019 [00:50]
The first meeting of the Azerbaijan-EU high-level transport dialogue will be held in Baku, the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies has told AZERTAC. A delegation led by the European Commission Director-General for Mobility and Transport Henrik Hololei is expected to visit ...

‘Azerbaijan-Dagestan railway will contribute to development of tourism’

15.02.2019 [21:51]
Head of Dagestan Republic of the Russian Federation Vladimir Vasilyev has expressed his hope that the launch of a new railway line between Dagestan and Azerbaijan will give impetus to the development of tourism in the region. “We hope that the new line will be very important ...

Business-forum of Caspian European Club and Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies postponed

12.02.2019 [17:23]
The joint business forum of the Caspian European Club and the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies, scheduled for February 13, has been postponed, First Deputy Chairman and CEO of the Caspian European Club Telman Aliyev ...

Afghan products to be displayed in Azerbaijan as part of Lapis Lazuli Corridor project

11.02.2019 [18:43]
A group of at least 1,000 Afghan investors is preparing to travel to Lapis Lazuli member nations within the next two months to display the country’s products in multiple exhibitions in Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey – which are the members of the trade ...

Advantageous travelling with Buta Airways mobile app is easier now

31.01.2019 [16:03]
Henceforth, all owners of Android-based smartphones (version 5.0 and higher), as well as iPhones (iOS 9.0 and higher) can download Buta Airways official mobile app. The application offers a simple and convenient user interface, available in ...

Official: Mumbai-Chabahar-Bandar Abbas shipping line launched

29.01.2019 [17:25]
"The Mumbai-Mundra-Kandla-Chabahar-Bandar Abbas shipping line officially kicked off work after the TEU 3700 container ship berthed at Shahid Beheshti port of Chabahar city (today)," said Director General of the Sistan-Baluchestan Ports and Maritime ...

Buta Airways to change rules for check-in and seating of passengers 

29.01.2019 [16:27]
Starting from February 1, the rules for check-in and seating of passengers will be changed on all flights of Buta Airways. Henceforth, within automatic check-in for a flight, all passengers who have purchased air ticket in the same booking will be seated free of charge next to each ...

AZAL’s Baku-Geneva-Baku flight schedule updated

24.01.2019 [15:40]
Starting from February 5, AZAL's J2-5009/J2-5010 flights from Baku to Geneva will be carried out twice a week according to the updated flight schedule. Starting from this date, on Tuesdays, departure from Baku will be at 07:00 in the morning, while arrival in Geneva at 09:00 local time ...

Buta Airways announces new destination in Russia

22.01.2019 [18:56]
Azerbaijan’s low-cost airline Buta Airways announced another new destination in Russia. Starting from May 12, the Airline will launch direct flights from Baku to Ufa. Flights will be operated twice a week on Thursdays and Sundays ...

AZAL’s winter campaign: Free air tickets for children traveling with parents

21.01.2019 [17:14]
Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) announces a new winter campaign for those traveling with their families. When purchasing two air tickets for adults (passengers should be parents and guardians) for the dates from February 1 to February 28, 2019, the airline provides a free air ticket ...

Silk Way Helicopter Services operates flight in difficult weather conditions to save passenger’s life

18.01.2019 [20:16]
Silk Way Helicopter Services (SWHS MMC) Airline carried out a flight to the Shah Deniz Bravo platform at night, in bad weather conditions (storm) with minimal visibility for urgent medical evacuation of an ill passenger. The flight was carried out successfully ...

Buta Airways to launch flights to Odessa and Kharkiv

18.01.2019 [17:34]
The low-cost airline Buta Airways will launch direct flights from Baku to two more cities of Ukraine - Odessa and Kharkiv. Flights to Odessa will be operated starting from May 16 this year on Thursdays and Sundays, while to Kharkiv – starting ...

Buta Airways to launch direct flights to Astrakhan starting from May

16.01.2019 [14:34]
Starting from May 16, 2019, the low-cost airline Buta Airways will launch direct flights to another Russian city -Astrakhan. Astrakhan will be the fifth destination of the low-cost airline in Russia. The airline is already operating regular flights from Baku ...

İran Air launches Tabriz-Baku-Tabriz flight

12.01.2019 [18:37]
Starting this January, İran Air opens Tabriz-Baku-Tabriz flight. The flights will be carried out twice a week, on Mondays and Thursdays by ATR type aircrafts. The flight will take off from Tabriz at 09.40 local time ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport sets a new record for passenger traffic

11.01.2019 [13:00]
Heydar Aliyev International Airport has set a new record for passenger traffic volume - last year it served a total of 4.43 million passengers. This is 9 percent higher than in 2017. In 2018, base airlines of the Airport - AZAL and Buta Airways carried 1.89 million and 442,000 ...

AZAL launches regular flights to Almaty

08.01.2019 [15:47]
Starting from April 2, 2019, Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) will launch regular flights on the route Baku -Almaty-Baku. AZAL flights will be operated twice a week on Tuesdays and Saturdays by Airbus A319 Aircrafts with Economy Class, Comfort-Club and Business Class configurations ...

Record number of aircraft used Azerbaijan’s airspace in 2018

26.12.2018 [17:25]
According to the statistics of the Azeraeronavigation Air Navigation Department (AZANS) for 2018, a total of 150,000 flights used Azerbaijan’s airspace. 95,000 of them accounted for transit flights. These figures are record-high in the history of AZANS ...

Afghanistan inaugurates first track of Lapis Lazuli project

13.12.2018 [17:59]
Lapis Lazuli transit route is set to emerge as an economic corridor for an inclusive development by which Afghanistan could connect to Europe via Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey, according to The Economic Times. The first track of Lapis Lazuli project was inaugurated by President ...