New flight safety management system implemented at Heydar Aliyev International Airport

12.11.2019 [20:35]
A delegation led by Director Safety and Flight Operations for Europe at the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Giancarlo Buono has visited Baku. The purpose of the visit was to complete the joint project of AZANS and IATA on introduction of three-level safety ...

Azerbaijani airports’ passenger traffic hit another record

12.11.2019 [13:50]
Azerbaijani international airports’ passenger traffic hit the record number of 4.7 million passengers during the first ten months of 2019. Of these, more than 4 million passengers accounted for Heydar Aliyev International ...

Etihad Airways and China Southern become most punctual airlines of October at Heydar Aliyev International Airport

06.11.2019 [16:33]
Azerbaijan`s main airport – Heydar Aliyev International Airport has compiled a rating of the most punctual airlines for October 2019. Etihad Airways, the UAE`s national carrier, and China Southern Airlines achieved the highest ...

First direct railway container train launched from Baku to Europe

17.10.2019 [13:33]
Another container block train has been launched from Xi’an city of the People’s Republic of China heading west to Europe. A destination point of the train consisting of 42 containers is Prague, a capital city of the Czech Republic ...

Buta Airways launches direct flights to Bahrain

16.10.2019 [18:42]
Azerbaijani low-cost airline Buta Airways launches flights to the new destination in the Middle East. As part of the winter schedule from 30 October 2019 to 28 March 2020, the airline will operate direct flights to Bahrain twice a week - on Wednesdays and Saturdays ...

8 million tons of cargo was transported from Turkic-speaking countries through Azerbaijan last year, President

16.10.2019 [13:14]
“The transport cooperation among our countries, historically located on the ancient Silk Road, is one of the important directions, of course. Azerbaijan is an active participant in the East-West transport corridor,” said President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev as he addressed the 7th Summit of the Cooperation Council ...

Azerbaijan National Aviation Academy launches new courses on training of mechanics and avionics specialties

14.10.2019 [16:34]
National Aviation Academy under Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC announces recruitment for training courses for mechanics of the B-1 category and avionics of the B-2 category on aircraft maintenance. The recruitment is announced among young people from ...

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

14.10.2019 [14:16]
During January-September 2019, Azerbaijan’s international airports served 4.3 million passengers. 3.7 million passengers accounted for Heydar Aliyev International Airport, which is 6% more than the same figure last year. The second busiest airport was Nakhchivan – 501 thousand passengers, and the third - the airport of Ganja ...

Azerbaijan Airlines introduces mobile application for iPhone and Android devices

11.10.2019 [15:06]
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. The mobile application with user-friendly interface allows users to ...

Digital Transformation Day conference held with support of AZANS in Baku

10.10.2019 [15:56]
The first international conference Digital Transformation Day has today been held with the support of “Azeraeronavigation” Air Traffic Control (AZANS) at the Sheraton Baku Airport Hotel. Focus at the conference was on the “Digital Transformation and Cyber Security in Azeraeronavigation” ...

Caspian Air Cargo Summit kicks off in Baku

08.10.2019 [17:11]
The Caspian Air Cargo Summit 2019 has today started in Baku. The traditional two-day summit was organized by Azerbaijan's national cargo carrier Silk Way and Swedish company Euroavia International ...

ICAO noted Azerbaijan’s achievements in civil aviation

03.10.2019 [17:46]
The Presidium of the Council of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) awarded the civil aviation of Azerbaijan for its high achievements in the field of aviation security control. The certificate of honor was awarded within the framework of the World Forum dedicated to the 75th anniversary ...

AZAL adopts modern technologies to reduce its harmful emissions

18.09.2019 [17:56]
Azerbaijan Airlines has signed a partnership with OpenAirlines to use its solution SkyBreathe. Given the high priority of the issue of reducing harmful emissions for AZAL, this agreement is of a strategic importance for ...

Passenger traffic at Azerbaijan’s airports amounted to 3.8 million people in first eight months of 2019

11.09.2019 [13:41]
During January-August 2019, Azerbaijan’s international airports served 3.81 million passengers. Of these, 85% (3.21 million) accounted for the capital’s airport - Heydar Aliyev International Airport, which is 5.2% more than the same figure last year ...

Azerbaijan becomes connecting hub for European air transit flows

06.09.2019 [17:31]
Members of the European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation (EUROCONTROL) and the Civil Air Navigation Services Organization (CANSO) have met in Brussels. Azerbaijan was represented in this meeting by Director of “Azeraeronavigation” Air Traffic Control (AZANS) Farhan Guliyev ...

Buta Airways to launch flights to new destinations in the Middle East

05.09.2019 [15:46]
Azerbaijan's airline Buta Airways will expand its route network with new destinations in the Middle East. Thus, starting from September 18, flights to the capital of Saudi Arabia - Riyadh (on Wednesdays and Saturdays), and from ...

AZAL, Chinese company sign three year charter flights agreement

03.09.2019 [20:25]
Azerbaijani national airlines company AZAL and Chinese leading tourism company “HCG International Travel Group” have signed a three-year agreement on the implementation of charter flights on the Baku-Beijing-Baku route. The document was signed by AZAL passenger airline`s Director ...

'Iranian, Azerbaijani railway authorities enjoy fruitful cooperation`

17.08.2019 [09:34]
“Iranian and Azerbaijani railways authorities enjoy fruitful cooperation,” said President of the Railways of the Islamic Republic of Iran Saeid Rasouli. Rasouli highlighted Azerbaijan Railways` involvement in the implementation of infrastructure projects in Astara ...

Since the beginning of the year, over 3 million air passengers have been served in Azerbaijan

09.08.2019 [17:57]
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 ...