ASCO transports 1.6 million tons of cargo with its tankers in January-June
Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company CJSC (ASCO) announced cargo transportation indicators for the first six months of 2022. During this period ASCO transported 1.6 million tons of cargo with its tankers ...
Azerbaijan`s cargo transportation via TRACECA hits more than 19.6 million tons
The volume of cargo transportation through the Azerbaijani section of the Transport Corridor Europe-Caucasus-Asia (TRACECA) amounted to 19,622,500 tons, while the cargo turnover was 4.8 billion ton-kilometers in January-May of 2022 ...
Russian IrAero Airlines to launch flights from Kazan to Baku
The Russian IrAero Airlines will start operating flights from Kazan to Baku on August 1. Flights to Heydar Aliyev International Airport will be carried out every Monday. ...
Tickets to Shusha, Aghdam and Fuzuli for August to go on sale
Tickets for regular bus trips in August to Shusha, Aghdam and Fuzuli, organized by the State Road Transport Service under the Ministry of Digital Development and Transport, will go on sale on July 26, 2022 at 15:00 ...
Zangilan International Airport assigned IATA code
The new airport in Zangilan which is currently being under construction has been assigned the international three-letter code ZZE. A resolution to this effect was adopted by the International Air Transport Association Passenger ...
AZAL to start flights to New Delhi in August
Azerbaijan Airlines has started ticket sales for flights to Indian New Delhi from Heydar Aliyev International Airport from August 9. According to the schedule, the frequency of flights will be twice a week: flights from Baku will be operated on Tuesdays and Fridays, and from New Delhi - on Wednesdays and Saturdays ...
AZAL to replenish its fleet with New Boeing 787 Dreamliners
Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) will expand its fleet with four new modern Boeing 787-8 Dreamliners. The corresponding Memorandum of Understanding was signed today by the President of AZAL, Jahangir Asgarov, and Chief Executive ...
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Digital Development and Transport meets with OTIF Secretary General
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Digital Development and Transport Rashad Nabiyev has met with Secretary General of the Intergovernmental Organization for International Carriage by Rail (OTIF) Wolfgang Küpper, who is on a visit to Baku. Cooperation between Azerbaijan and OTIF, transport and transit opportunities ...
President Ilham Aliyev: We need to embark on the second phase of the International Trade Seaport, to expand this port
“We need to embark on the second phase of the International Trade Seaport, to expand this port. I was recently informed that we no longer have the capacity to transship cargo passing through our territory because we built the international trade seaport in accordance with the volumes of cargo of that period ...
Passenger traffic at Azerbaijani airports is approaching pre-pandemic levels
Since the beginning of this year, the total passenger traffic of Azerbaijan's international airports has exceeded 2 million people. Only in June this year, 530,000 passengers were served at the airports, which is 96% of the pre-pandemic 2019 levels. The base air carriers of the Baku airport – AZAL and Buta Airways - have carried ...
President of AZAL, Egyptian Ambassador discuss expansion of flights
President of AZAL Jahangir Asgarov has met with Ambassador of Egypt to Azerbaijan Hisham Mohamed Nagy Abdel Hamid, to exchange views on the agenda of mutual cooperation in the field of civil aviation. AZAL President Jahangir Asgarov ...
AZAL President, Israeli ambassador discuss prospects for cooperation
Prospects for cooperation and exchange of experience in the field of civil aviation were discussed during the meeting of President of AZAL Jahangir Asgarov with Ambassador of Israel to Azerbaijan George Deek on July 7. President of AZAL Jahangir Asgarov stressed successful development of fruitful cooperation ...
Heydar Aliyev International Airport receives first Qazaq Air flight
First aircraft of Kazakh airline Qazaq Air landed at Heydar Aliyev International Airport on Thursday, 7 July, press service of the Heydar Aliyev International Airport told AZERTAC. As of this week the Kazakh airline will perform regular flights on new route Aktobe-Baku-Aktobe ...
Azerbaijan, Israel sign agreement on air transport
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Digital Development and Transport Rashad Nabiyev held a number of bilateral meetings during his working visit to Israel. During the visit, an agreement on air transport was signed between the Ministry of Digital Development and Transport of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Ministry of Transport and Road Safety of Israel ...
Baku hosts first meeting of Azerbaijani–Turkish Working Group on Transport and Communications
On June 29-30, the first meeting of the Azerbaijani–Turkish Working Group on Transport and Communications was held in Baku. The meeting, co-chaired by Deputy Minister of Digital Development and Transport of the Republic of Azerbaijan Rahman Hummatov and Deputy Minister of ...
Azerbaijani aviators presented with state and departmental awards
A group of Azerbaijani aviators received state and departmental awards and honorary titles on June 28. More than 50 civil aviation workers of Azerbaijan were awarded medals, orders and honorary titles ...
Silk Way West Airlines confirms order for two new generation Airbus A350Fs
Silk Way West Airlines has signed an agreement with Airbus for the purchase of two A350 Freighters, with delivery planned over 2027-2028. An option for two further aircraft of the same model was included. The agreement, the first between the two companies ...
Ro-Pax type ferry-vessel Azerbaijan ranked among top 50 vessels in world
According to the ranking "Significant Ship 2021" published by the British Royal Institution of Naval Architects (RINA), the Ro-Pax type ferry vessel “Azerbaijan” owned by “Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping” CJSC (ASCO) was included in the ranking list of the top 50 vessels of the world ...
Raw materials for aluminum industry imported from China to Azerbaijan
Based on the order of Azeraluminium LLC, ADY Container delivered anode blocks from China to Azerbaijan, which are strategic raw materials for the aluminum industry, Cargo on the Qujing-Ganja route was transported in 50 forty-foot containers. After the train arrived at the port of Aktau, the containers were loaded onto the ...