Category Archives: Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan – first destination flight for new Istanbul airport

The first flight of Turkish Airlines from the new Istanbul airport will be carried out to Azerbaijan, the General Director of the airlines Bilal Eksi told the Turkish media.

Airliner flying from London to Mumbai forced to land in Baku

The commander of the British Airways aircraft, flying from London to Mumbai, has decided on an emergency landing at the Heydar Aliyev International airport in connection with the failure of the left engine.

Azerbaijan to produce unmanned systems jointly with Israeli Aeronautics company

Azerbaijan’s Defense Industry Ministry and the Israeli Aeronautics company have signed a protocol on intentions to organize joint production of a new type of unmanned systems, the ministry said in a message.

Turkish Airlines ink agreement with Neftchi PFC

Turkish Airlines, flying to the more countries and international destinations than any other airline in the world, has signed a brand collaboration agreement with Neftchi Professional Football Club, a deep-rooted football club of Azerbaijan, within a special signing ceremony held at Baku Olympic Stadium.

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over two million passengers in 1H 2018

During the first six months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 1.96 million passengers, the press service of Heydar Aliyev International Airport said in a statement.

Baku, Bucharest can establish direct flights by the end of 2018

The Romanian state-owned airline TAROM plans to launch a direct flight from Bucharest, Romania, to Baku, Azerbaijan, according to the Romanian media.

Aeropodium comes to Baku, Azerbaijan

Leading European business aviation experts will fly to Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, on September 10, 2018. With the support of Bombardier and Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority, the CIS Business Aviation Symposium is launched by Aeropodium, the Great Britain.

Azerbaijani Emergency Situation Ministry squad extinguishes fire in forest belt in southern Azerbaijan

The Emergency Situation Ministry attracted Mi-17 helicopter and amphibian Be-200 aircraft to extinguish forest fire in Yardimli region in southern Azerbaijan, the Ministry reported.

Restrictions on powdered substances in hand luggage on flights to/from US

In accordance with the order of Transport Security Administration (TSA) the passengers flying to/from the US will be banned from carrying powdered substances exceeding 350 ml in their hand luggage, the press service of Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC said in a statement July 4.

Islamabad, Baku should establish direct air service and visa-free regime to expand trade

Azerbaijan and Pakistan have to establish direct banking channel and air connectivity, lift off tariff barriers, and create alternative rail and road network, as well as visa free regime to enhance bilateral trade relations, Pakistan Embassy to Azerbaijan stated citing President of the Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) Zahid Latif Khan.