Azerbaijan, Saudi Arabia sign agreement on air communication

09.07.2015 [15:13]
An agreement on air communication between Government of the Azerbaijan Republic and Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has been signed in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The agreement was inked on behalf of the ...

British Airways' flights from Azerbaijan now arrive at new terminal

01.07.2015 [19:34]
British Airways' flights from Baku in Azerbaijan now arrive into London Heathrow's award-winning Terminal 5 (T5), the home of British Airways. Starting yesterday (30 June 2015), passengers from Azerbaijan arrive into T5, which has been recognised as ...

Azerbaijan Airlines awarded prestigious "4 Star" rating of Skytrax

17.06.2015 [17:12]
Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) has received a prestigious "4 Star" rating out of 5 from the leader in air transport research, world-famous British consulting company Skytrax. ...

Silk Way Business Aviation expands fleet

11.06.2015 [14:44]
The Azerbaijani business aviation operator, Silk Way Business Aviation, which is a part of the Silk Way Group, received the oversize high-speed business jet Gulfstream G650 on June 11, thereby getting the second such aircraft ...

AZAL resumes Baku-Rostov flights

09.06.2015 [13:37]
Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) CJSC resumes direct regular Baku-Rostov-on-Don-Baku flights starting from June 12, said the message of the international airport of Rostov-on-Don. Flights will be carried out on Tuesdays and Fridays by Embraer-190 airplanes in the arrangement of 106 ...

AZAL adds Barcelona route VIDEO

23.05.2015 [19:23]
Azerbaijan Airlines is expanding service to Spain, as it launched a weekly Baku–Barcelona route on Saturday. The flight will be served by Airbus A319 and Airbus A320 aircrafts on Saturdays. ...

Azerbaijan, Poland sign agreement on maritime transport

22.05.2015 [10:40]
Azerbaijan State Maritime Administration (ARDDA) and Ministry of Infrastructure and Development of the Republic of Poland have signed an agreement on maritime transport. The agreement was signed on the sidelines of Gudrat ...

14th International transport, transit and logistics exhibition opens in Baku

12.05.2015 [14:51]
The 14th International Transport, Transit and Logistics Exhibition, TransCaspian 2015 opened at the Baku Expo Center here. The exhibition has been supported by the Ministry of Transport of Azerbaijan since their foundation. The exhibition also benefits from ...

Baku-Sumgayit railway to be launched on June 5

11.05.2015 [12:37]
Baku-Sumgayit railway will be launched on June 5, according to chairman of Azerbaijan Railways Javid Gurbanov. “Construction work is underway now. Nearly 110,000 vehicles and 200,000 people use the road every day ...

L-76 aircraft evacuating Ukrainians from Nepal to land in Baku

06.05.2015 [17:57]
An Il-76 aircraft sent by the Ukrainian Defense Ministry to evacuate the country’s citizens from earthquake-torn Nepal flying from India, landed in Baku, the Ukrainian media aid. According to the information of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine, the airplane will continue flying to its destination after refueling ...

New trains to be put into operation in next few days VIDEO

20.04.2015 [11:08]
The new trains brought up to the capital will be put into operation in the next few days. French Alstom`s memorandum envisages the purchase by Baku Metro Station company of three 5-car trains. Two trains have already been delivered to Baku ...

Georgian Deputy PM says main part of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project to be launched “at the end of the year”

19.04.2015 [15:38]
The operation of the main part of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project will be provided at the end of the year, Georgian Deputy Premier Giorgi Kvirikashvili told journalists. The Deputy Premier said that the work at the Akhalkalaki station needed some time, adding ...

AZAL held presentation of "Boeing-787-8" of Dreamliner in Rome and Moscow

10.04.2015 [13:15]
As earlier reported, the “Azerbaijan Hava Yollari” CJSC (AZAL) has carried out two flights along the route of Baku-Rome-Baku. The "Boeing-787-8" of Dreamliner is one of the most modern air liners. The liner uniting the last technical achievements allows to carry out ...

Azerbaijan, Belarus discuss cooperation in field of railway

07.04.2015 [18:37]
Chairman of the Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov has met with Belarus ambassador to the country Nikolai Patskevich. The sides exchanged views over current situation of and prospects for the Belarus-Azerbaijan cooperation in the field of railway transportation ...

Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan and Georgia may open representative offices at each other`s railways

18.03.2015 [19:51]
Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan and Georgia have reached agreement to consider the opening of representative offices at each other`s railways as heads of the three countries` railway authorities signed a protocol at a gathering in Tashkent. ...

Silk Way Group to purchase three Boeing 747-8 Freighters

28.02.2015 [20:11]
Azerbaijan`s Silk Way Group will purchase three 747-8 Freighter airplanes as the company signed an agreement with Boeing. The agreement was signed by President of Silk Way Group Zaur Akhundov and Vice-president of Boeing Commercial Airplanes ...

Azerbaijani President: We have laid 10,000 kilometers of roads Over past 11 years

29.01.2015 [17:11]
“Over the past 11 years we have laid 10,000 kilometers of roads, built trunk and local roads, 340 bridges and tunnels,” President Ilham Aliyev has said. “The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project, which represents strategic international importance, was initiated by Azerbaijan. ...

Azerbaijani Minister of Transport meets Georgian Premier

28.01.2015 [20:00]
Azerbaijani Minister of Transport Ziya Mammadov has met Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili. They discussed prospects for developing cooperation in the field of transport, particularly the construction of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway ...

Passenger traffic through Silk Road transportation corridor increases

22.01.2015 [17:37]
In January-November, 2014, 278 million people or more than 7.7% and 53.1 mln tons of cargo were transported through Azerbaijan’s part of Silk Road transportation corridor. According to the State Statistical Committee, 49.7% of the total cargo was transported via motor ...