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 ...

ICAO: Azerbaijan achieved best result in complying with international civil aviation standards in Europe and CIS region

13.12.2018 [10:54]
Azerbaijan has achieved the best result in Europe and CIS region in terms of compliance with international standards in the field of civil aviation, according to an audit conducted by the International Civil Aviation Organization ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over 4 million passengers during eleven months of 2018

11.12.2018 [16:10]
During eleven months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 4.1 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 9 percent. National air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 1 million 756,000 ...

Ankara will be fourth destination of Buta Airways in Turkey

06.12.2018 [16:24]
Starting from March 31, 2019, the low-cost airline Buta Airways will launch direct flights to Turkey’s capital Ankara. Ankara will be the low-cost Airline’s forth destination in Turkey. The Airline is already operating regular flights from Baku to ...

Baku hosts first ICAO EUR Environment Project Team meeting

04.12.2018 [16:22]
Baku hosts the first ICAO EUR Environment Project Team meeting (ICAO EUR ENV PT) on December 4-5. At this meeting, which is attended by experts from the ICAO accredited countries in Europe and international aviation agencies, important issues on the environmental protection ...

“Buta Airways” replenished its fleet with another Embraer E-190

04.12.2018 [15:52]
Azerbaijan's low-cost airline Buta Airways received another new Embraer E-190, which was delivered to the airline’s fleet directly from the manufacturer in Brazil. It is the eighth in the low-cost airline’s fleet and will allow add more flights to the ...

Special Representative of UN Secretary-General: Lapis Lazuli Corridor – another contribution to fight against terrorism

01.12.2018 [18:25]
Agreement on Transit and Transport Cooperation (Lapis Lazuli) is a significant contribution to regional stability and it would support the economic development of Afghanistan, according to orient.tm. Natalia Gherman, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG), Head of the UN Regional Center for Preventive ...

International conference of ministers of transport kicks off in Avaza

28.11.2018 [12:06]
An International Conference of Ministers of Transport of the States Parties to the Agreement on Transit and Transport Cooperation (Lapis Lazuli) has kicked off in the Avaza National Tourist Zone in the city of Turkmenbashi. A congratulatory message from the President of Turkmenistan ...

Silk Way Airlines expands fleet with another Boeing 747 freighter

27.11.2018 [17:25]
Azerbaijan's national cargo carrier Silk Way has taken delivery of another Boeing 747-400 freighter. This is the 10th Boeing-747 aircraft, which will be operated by the Airline. With the additional aircraft the Airline will further grow its schedule network ...

Azerbaijan, Russia and Iran set up working group on further development of transportations

26.11.2018 [11:56]
Azerbaijan, Russia and Iran created a joint working group on solution of the issues of further development of transportations between the countries and also a relevant system of monitoring. The issue was focused on within the Transport Week-2018 which ...

Azerbaijan-Turkmenistan establish Joint Commission for transport, transit and logistics

24.11.2018 [11:00]
A joint Commission for Transport, Transit and Logistics between Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan has been established, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev told a press conference ...

AZAL launches regular flights to Kuwait City

19.11.2018 [15:04]
Starting December 22, 2018, Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) will launch regular flights on the route Baku-Kuwait-Baku. AZAL flights J2 -119/J2-120 will be operated twice a week on Wednesdays and Saturdays by Airbus A319 Aircrafts with economy-class and comfort-club configurations ...

AZAL top-managers to attend CEO Lunch Baku as honorary guests

16.11.2018 [15:19]
Vice-President of Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC, Executive Director of AZAL passenger airline Eldar Hajiyev will attend CEO Lunch Baku as an honorary guest. The event will be organized by the Caspian European Club on November 27 at Hyatt Regency Baku ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.8 million passengers during ten months of 2018

13.11.2018 [16:14]
During the first ten months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served a total of 3.8 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 10 percent. National air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 1 million 628,000 ...