Baku-Sharm El Sheikh charter flight launched 

12.11.2018 [20:10]
A direct charter flight from Baku to Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, has been launched. The flight will be carried out by Pasha Holidays and Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) on Thursdays. The flights between the two countries will give impetus to the expansion of tourist exchange and ...

First flight departs Istanbul Airport to Azerbaijan

08.11.2018 [21:30]
National flag carrier Turkish Airlines' first flight from Istanbul Airport to Azerbaijan's capital Baku departed on Thursday, Anadolu Agency reported. The TK 1132 scheduled flight took off at 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT) with 121 passengers on board ...

AZAL, KPMG discuss Open Skies project between Azerbaijan and Europe

06.11.2018 [20:05]
President of AZAL Jahangir Asgarov has met with representatives of KPMG Azerbaijan – Senior Managers, Farid Bakhshiyev and Andrey Ivanov. The main topic of the negotiations was the details of Open Skies Agreement between Azerbaijan ...

India, Russia, Iran to meet on North-South Corridor

31.10.2018 [16:29]
India, Russia and Iran will hold a trilateral meeting on the International North South Transport Corridor (INSTC) on November 23 to make the 7,200-km-long ship, road, and rail route operational soon, according to NDTV, an Indian television media company ...

Azerbaijan – guarantor for security in European sky

29.10.2018 [16:54]
A meeting of the heads of European countries’ air navigation bodies took place in Brussels, in which AZANS Air Traffic Control Center took part. Following the meeting, AZANS was elected to European Air Navigation Organizations CEO committee ...

AZAL, Iran Air discuss development of cooperation

26.10.2018 [19:59]
AZAL President Jahangir Asgarov has today met with a delegation of the Iran Air led by its CEO Farzaneh Sharafbafi in Baku. The sides exchanged views on issues related to the further development of cooperation between Azerbaijan Airlines and Iran Air ...

Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company, “Columbia Shipmanagement” create joint venture

24.10.2018 [11:14]
The Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company (ASCO) and Columbia Shipmanagement LT. will create a joint venture, the ASCO said. In this regard, ASCO Chairman Rauf Valiyev and Chairman of the Board of Columbia Shipmanagement Ltd. Heinrich Schuller ...

AZAL and State Tourism Agency will cooperate

19.10.2018 [18:20]
CJSC Azerbaijan Airlines, Silk Way Holding, the State Tourism Agency of Azerbaijan and Azerbaijan Tourism Bureau signed a cooperation agreement. Considering such a priority task as developing foreign tourism, set by the country's leadership ...

AZAL, Belavia sign codeshare agreement on Baku-Minsk route

19.10.2018 [15:21]
Belarusian Belavia Airlines JSC and Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) have signed a bilateral agreement (codeshare) on the joint operation of Minsk-Baku air route starting from October 28, 2018, press service of Azerbaijan Airlines told AZERTAC ...

AZAL to increase number of flights to Tel-Aviv

17.10.2018 [10:25]
Azerbaijan Airlines, AZAL, plans to increase the number of regular flights on the Baku-Tel Aviv route (extra J2-021/022) starting from December 6, 2018. The flights will be implemented on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served about 3.5 million passengers during nine months of 2018

11.10.2018 [14:12]
During the first nine months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.49 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 10 percent. National air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 1 million 512,000 ...

AZAL, HungaroControl to cooperate in air traffic management

09.10.2018 [17:44]
A delegation of HungaroControl headed by its Executive Director Kornel Szepessy arrived in Baku for a working visit on October 9. By observing the active development of air navigation system and introduction of innovative technologies in Azerbaijan ...

Russia, India to set up joint operator for rail traffic via North-South corridor

05.10.2018 [14:51]
Russian Railways and Indian Railways will sign a memorandum to set up a joint operator for rail cargo traffic via the North-South corridor, the railroad monopoly's First Deputy Director General Alexander Misharin told reporters on Friday, according to Tass ...

Buta Airways opens direct flight to Georgia’s popular resort

05.10.2018 [14:40]
Starting from June 14, 2019, the low-cost airline Buta Airways will launch direct flight to Georgia’s popular resort Batumi. Batumi will be the low-cost airline’s second destination in Georgia. The airline is already operating regular flights from Baku to Tbilisi ...

Baku, Makhachkala to open direct flights

30.09.2018 [12:01]
Azerbaijan and Dagestan will open direct flights between Makhachkala and Baku, said assistant to Makhachkala airport chief Kamila Gamzatova. According to her, a memorandum on the establishment of direct air communication between Dagestan and Azerbaijan was signed ...

AZAL signs agreement to hold CANSO-2020 Global Summit in Baku

27.09.2018 [19:20]
A delegation of the senior management of CANSO (Civil Air Navigation Services Organization), headed by Director General Jeff Poole, arrived in Baku on a working visit on September 27 ...

AZAL to acquire flight simulators for new aircraft types

25.09.2018 [18:26]
AZAL President Jahangir Asgarov has today met with Robin Glover-Faure, President of Commercial Training Solutions of L-3 Technologies. The sides discussed prospects for cooperation. The guests noted that the opportunities created in Azerbaijan’s civil aviation by ...

Silk Way West Airlines opens new flight from Baku to Tianjin

21.09.2018 [19:30]
Azerbaijani cargo air carrier Silk Way West Airlines opens a new flight from Baku to major Chinese city of Tianjin. The Airline will carry out a new flight to Tianjin twice a week - on Fridays and Sundays. This route will connect the airline’s ...

Buta Airways replenishes its fleet with new Embraer E-190

19.09.2018 [12:13]
Azerbaijan's low-cost airline Buta Airways received a new Embraer E-190, which was delivered to the airline’s fleet directly from the manufacturer in Brazil. It is the seventh in the low-cost airline’s fleet and will allow add more ...