Category Archives: Azerbaijan

Buta Airways to start flying from Baku to Dammam – flight schedule

On October 30, 2019, the Azerbaijani low-cost airline named Buta Airways will launch its new flight en route Baku – Dammam. Flights from the Baku’s Heydar Aliyev International Airport to the Dammam’s King Fahd International Airport will be operated twice a week on an Embraer 190 aircraft according to the following flight schedule:

AZAL’s share in Georgian civil aviation market increases

In January-September 2019, Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) transported 103,183 passengers to Georgia, Report Bureau, Georgia, reported with reference to the Civil Aviation Agency of Georgia.

Buta Airways launches direct flight to Bahrain

Azerbaijani low-cost airline Buta Airways launches flights to the new destination in the Middle East.

Ural Airlines launches Moscow – Gabala new airline

On October 31, 2019 Ural Airlines, Russia, launches its new airline en route Moscow, Russia – Gabala, Azerbaijan. Flights from the Moscow’s Domodedovo International Airport to Azerbaijan will be operated on Thursdays on Airbus A320 airliners according to the following flight schedule:

Azerbaijan’s airports served 4.3 million passengers in the first nine months of 2019

During January-September 2019, Azerbaijan’s international airports served 4.3 million passengers.

Azerbaijan Airlines introduces mobile app for iPhone, Android devices

Azerbaijan’s national air carrier – AZAL rolled out its own mobile application for iOS (version 9.0 or later) and Android (version 5.0 or later) smartphones.

Airplane flying from Baku to Dubai makes emergency landing in Iran

Flydubai’s passenger plane, flying from Baku, capital of Azerbaijan, to Dubai, made an emergency landing in the Iranian city of Shiraz, Trend reports citing IRNA.

Digital Transformation Day Conference held through AZANS support in Baku

On October 10, 2019, the first international conference Digital Transformation Day was held with the support of “Azeraeronavigation” (Azerbaijan Air Navigation) Air Traffic Control (AZANS) at the Sheraton Baku Airport Hotel.

Control center for unmanned aerial vehicles is to be established at Heydar Aliyev İnternational Airport

Azerbaijan’s national air carrier and the Chinese high-tech company Ehang Intelligent Equipment signed an agreement on the establishment of a single center under “Azeraeronavigation” for controlling the unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) at Heydar Aliyev International Airport.

New China – Azerbaijan flight may launch

Launching of a new flight to Baku from another Chinese city, in addition to Beijing, is expected in 2020, a source in China’s travel company ETI Holidays said, Trend reports referring to Azerbaijani Agency for Tourism.