Category Archives: Azerbaijan

Fragments of crashed aircraft of Azerbaijan Air Force found in Caspian Sea

The fragments of the aircraft of the Azerbaijani Air Force which crashed on July 24 were found.

All flights of Buta Airways to Tehran to be operated through new Salam Terminal

All flights of Buta Airways to Tehran will be operated through new Salam Terminal of Imam Khomeini International Airport (IKA) from September 1, 2019, Trend reports referring to Buta Airways.

Plane flying from Izmir to Baku, forced to land in Ganja

A passenger plane belonged to Buta Airways, Azerbaijan, was flying from Izmir to Baku and made an emergency landing at the Ganja International Airport.

Direct air route to open between Turkey, Azerbaijan’s Nakhichevan

A direct air route between Turkey and Azerbaijan’s Nakhichevan Autonomous Republic (NAR) will be established on Aug. 15, head of Turkey’s General Directorate of State Airports Authority (DHMI) Huseyn Keskin said, Trend reports via Turkish media.

Since early 2019, over 3 million air passengers served in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijani international airports’ passenger traffic hit 3.06 million people in the first seven months of 2019. Of these, 2.6 million accounted for the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, which is 9% more than the same figure last year.

Fragments of crashed Azerbaijani Air Force plane found

On the evening of August 8, 2019 the crash site of the MiG-29 aircraft of the Air Force of Azerbaijan, which had previously crashed during an overnight training flight, was established in the Caspian Sea, Trend reports quoting the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry on Friday.

AZAL employees find hiding place with iPhone smartphones in airplane

During a pre-flight check at Heydar Aliyev International Airport, Baku, Azerbaijan, the crew of the aircraft owned by Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC (AZAL) found a cache in the airplane’s toilet, in which about 20 iPhone smartphones were hidden, Pasha Kesamanski, Public Relations Assistant to the President, AZAL, told Trend on Tuesday.

Baku’s Heydar Aliyev International Airport operates on schedule despite weather conditions

Baku’s Heydar Aliyev International Airport continues to operate as usual, despite the strong wind in Baku and Absheron peninsula, Head of the press service of Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) CJSC Pasha Kasamanski told Trend.

Construction of the second runway in Nakhichevan continues

On the instruction of Azerbaijan’s President, Mr. Ilham Aliyev, the second runway at the Nakhichevan International Airport is under construction.

Turkish experts brought in to search for crashed military plane in Azerbaijan

Turkish experts brought in to search for a crashed military plane in Azerbaijan, Trend reported on Wednesday with reference to the Ministry of Defense.