Passenger of Air India plane dies, following emergency landing

25.01.2016 [12:53]
A plane on London-Mumbai flight has made an emergency landing at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport as one of the passengers felt bad and needed medical assistance, AZAL spokesperson Pasha Kasamanski told AZERTAC ...

Ukraine-Georgia-Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan-China container train arrives in Baku Port VIDEO

23.01.2016 [13:00]
The first test train on Ukraine-Georgia-Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan-China route has arrived in a ferry terminal of Baku International Sea Trade Port in Alat. The test train consisting of ten cars and twenty forty-foot containers departed from the Ukrainian Ilichevsk sea port on January 15. The ...

Ukraine-Georgia-Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan-China experimental train arrives in Georgia

21.01.2016 [10:43]
As earlier reported, the first test train on Ukraine-Georgia-Azerbaijan-Kazakhstan-China route has departed from the Ilichevsk sea port. The 5471 km long route to bypass Russia will be a new direction of Silk Road and an alternative way for delivery of Ukrainian ...

Azerbaijan, India discuss cooperation between railway authorities

20.01.2016 [17:26]
Azerbaijan and Iran have discussed ways of developing cooperation between railway authorities as chairman of Azerbaijan Railways Javid Qurbanov met with Indian Ambassador Sanjay Rana. Qurbanov highlighted projects implemented by Azerbaijan Railways, and spoke of what has been done as part of the International ...

‘Free economic zone may be established around Baku Port’

20.01.2016 [15:40]
“We are now consideing a proposed to create a free economic zone around Baku International Sea Trade Port,” Taleh Ziyadov, the Port`s director general, told journalists. He hailed the proposal, saying “if realized, it would revive the economy and push the non-oil sector” ...

Tariffs on cargo traffic via Trans-Caspian International Transport Route to be determined in February VIDEO

15.01.2016 [11:33]
Uniform Tariffs on cargo traffic via the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route will be determined in mid-February, the Head of the Azerbaijan Railways JSC Javid Gurbanov told the reporters ...

Railway line between Azerbaijan and Iran to have been constructed by the end of 2016

12.01.2016 [23:22]
A railway line between Azerbaijan and Iran will have been constructed by the end of this year, president of Azerbaijan Railways Javid Qurbanov has told journalists. He said a tender will soon be put out for the ...

Qatar Airways discounts tickets up to 35pc

12.01.2016 [16:39]
Qatar Airways has launched a special travel festival, offering specially designed packages, including discounts of up to 35 percent, companion fares for 2-for-1 tickets, family and group discounts and access to special discounts on car rental ...

Turkish Airlines cuts prices for Nakhchivan and Ganja flights

11.01.2016 [16:56]
Turkish Airlines has announced a discount on the price of tickets for Nakhchivan-Istanbul-Nakhchivan and Ganja-Istanbul-Ganja flights from January 15-March 31. ...

Turkey set to sign preferential trade agreement with Azerbaijan next year

08.01.2016 [16:33]
Turkey is set to sign a preferential trade agreement with Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan in 2017, according to Turkish “Star” newspaper. These agreements will be signed in accordance with the "road map" drawn by Turkey`s Ministry of Economy ...

EASA to support sustainable development of civil aviation in Azerbaijan

08.01.2016 [13:48]
The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has been awarded a €5,000,000-Contract by the European Commission to support the sustainable development of civil aviation in several countries, including Azerbaijan ...

GreenCar installs another charging station in Baku VIDEO

07.01.2016 [17:13]
Another charging station has been installed in Baku under a joint project of "Green Car LTD", "Azerishig OJSC" and IDEA Public Union. The new charging station is installed at the top of the parking section of Park Bulvar mall. Green Car company has been implementing large-scale innovative environmental projects supported ...

Turkish Airlines postpones flights from Istanbul to Baku

06.01.2016 [15:04]
The Turkish Airlines has postponed 84 flights from Ataturk Airport of Istanbul on January 6-7 due to heavy rain and storm ...

Azerbaijani-Iranian freight transportation group to convene in Baku

31.12.2015 [14:10]
Baku will host a meeting of an Azerbaijani-Iranian working group on freight transportation on January 12. According to chairman of Azerbaijan Railways Javid Qurbanov, the experts ...

AZAL resumes Baku-Berlin-Baku flight

25.12.2015 [19:23]
Azerbaijan’s airlines (AZAL) has resumed regular service on Baku-Berlin-Baku route. AZAL announced regular flights from Baku to Berlin on March 27, 2016. Direct flights on the route Baku-Berlin-Baku will be operated twice a week on Tuesdays and Sundays. Departure from Heydar Aliyev ...

Azerbaijan, Mongolia discuss prospects for cooperation in civil aviation

23.12.2015 [15:02]
Azerbaijan and Mongolia have discussed prospects for cooperation in the field of civil aviation as President of Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) Jahangir Asgarov met with President and CEO of Mongolian Airlines (MIAT) Tamir Tumurbaatar ...

Trial run of Marabda-Kartsakhi train of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway successfully completed

21.12.2015 [22:10]
The Georgian ministry of economy and sustainable development on Monday announced the successful completion of the trial run of Marabda-Kartsakhi train of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway. According to Marabda – Kartsakhi LLC, it was ‘another step towards the successful completion of the entire project" ...

Qatar Airways launches seasonal discount campaign

15.12.2015 [18:12]
Qatar Airways, the national carrier of the State of Qatar, has announced a seasonal discount campaign. Qatar Airways is one of the fastest growing airlines operating one of the youngest fleets in the world. Now in its 18th year of operations, Qatar Airways has a modern fleet of 166 aircraft flying ...

Tehran to host meeting of transportation ministers of Caspian littoral states

15.12.2015 [15:41]
Tehran will host a gathering of the transportation ministers of the Caspian littoral states on December 23. According to the Ministry of Roads & Urban Development of Iran, the meeting will focus on security of the transit cargo transportation ...