Category Archives: Azerbaijan

Baku airport’s activity unaffected by heavy fog

Heavy fog presently observed in Baku didn’t affect the activity of the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, the airport told Trend Feb. 16.

Azerbaijan, UK mull prospects of co-op in civil aviation

A delegation led by UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy Baroness Emma Nicholson has held negotiations at the Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC (AZAL), AZAL said in a message Feb. 14.

Heydar Aliyev International Airport serves more passengers since early 2018

Since the beginning of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport has served 305,000 passengers. It is 19 percent more than the similar indicator of the previous year.

Vice President: Number of passengers transported by AZAL growing every year

The number of passengers transported by Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC (AZAL) is growing every year, Eldar Hajiyev, AZAL vice president, said.

Russia’s Federal Air Transport Agency withdraws permissions from VIM-Avia to operate three flights to Azerbaijan

The Federal Air Transport Agency, Russia, (Rosaviatsia) has withdrawn the permissions for VIM-Avia Airlines, Russia, as regards its flights to Azerbaijan.

Plane en route Moscow – Baku returns to Moscow’s Vnukovo International Airport

A plane of Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) performing a flight en route Moscow-Baku has returned to the Vnukovo International Airport due to a technical problem, AZAL said in a message on Feb. 10.

Saratov Airlines to carry out Ufa-Baku-Ufa flight

New Ufa, Russia – Baku, Azerbaijan – Ufa flight will be carried out by Saratov Airlines, Russia, UfacityNews.ru reports.

FM: EU – Azerbaijan aviation agreement to help boost relations in tourism

The EU-Azerbaijan aviation agreement will help to boost relations in the tourism sphere, said Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov at a joint press conference with EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini in Brussels Feb. 9.

Flights from Samara to Baku and Norilsk are opened

NordStar Airlines, Russia, is expanding the air route network from the Kurumoch International Airport in Samara, Russia. Since March 26, 2018, two new destinations – to Russia’s Norilsk and Azerbaijan’s Baku – will be available for Samara airport passengers. Transportation of passengers on the Norilsk – Samara – Baku regular flights is scheduled for Boeing-737-800 on Mondays.

GULF AIR to schedule operating Bahrain – Baku direct flights in summer 2018

Gulf Air, Bahrain, has its plans to launch direct flights from Bahrain to Baku, Azerbaijan, in the summer of 2018, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan said.