Category Archives: Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan’s low cost Buta Airways launches its new Baku – Batumi flight

The Azerbaijani low-cost airline Buta Airways launched the first Baku-Batumi flight on June 14, Trend reports.

AZAL needs to launch flights to new destinations to increase number of tourists travelling to Azerbaijan

Florian Zenggshmid, CEO, Tourism Bureau, Azerbaijan, points out the need for Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC (AZAL) to launch its new destinations in order to increase the flow of tourists to the country.

New requirements for air carriers in Azerbaijan

Air carriers that have not transferred information about passengers and crews of aircraft arriving and departing from Azerbaijan to the relevant executive authorities will be fined.

Russia’s IrAero launches Baku – Rostov-On-Don direct flights

IrAero Airlines, Russia, launches its direct flights en route Baku, Azerbaijan – Rostov-On-Don, Russia (roundtrip air service).

Johannes Hahn: We expect signing of Aviation Agreement this year

Aviation Agreement between Azerbaijan and the European Union may be signed this year, Johannes Hahn, EU Commissioner for Enlargement and Neighborhood Policy, said at the 5th EU-Azerbaijan Business Forum in Baku, Azerbaijan, according to the Trend News Agency, Azerbaijan.

Passenger traffic of Azerbaijan’s airports amounted to 1.85 million people Jan-May 2019

In Jan-May 2019, the airports of Azerbaijan served 1.85 million passengers. Of these, 1.57 million accounted for the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, which is by 10 thousand passengers more, as compared to the same figure last year.

Azerbaijan Airlines to operate Baku – New Delhi flights

Starting from June 25 2019, AZAL will launch regular and charter flights from Baku, Azerbaijan, to one of the largest cities in India – New Delhi.

AZAL plane departs to Azerbaijan’s Nakhichevan after emergency landing in Lankaran International Airport

AZAL J2-253 plane en route Baku-Nakhchivan that made an emergency landing in the Lankaran International Airport on June 8, has successfully departed to Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic at 17:00 (GMT +4), Trend reports.

Silk Way Business Aviation served flights arrived at the UEFA Europa League Final 2019 in Baku, Azerbaijan

SW Business Aviation (Silk Way Business Aviation), the Azerbaijani business operator, took an active part in servicing flights arriving at the UEFA Europa League Final 2019.

AZAL, Boeing negotiating timing of delivery of 737 MAX-8 aircraft

Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC (AZAL) intends to postpone the timing of delivery of Boeing 737 MAX-8 aircraft till 2024, Trend reports referring to the company’s press-service on June 3.