AZAL launches Baku-Bishkek-Baku flights

By: Amina Nazarli

Azerbaijan Airlines, AZAL, has launched direct flights on Baku-Bishkek-Baku route.

The first flight, carried out by Aerobus-320, took off from the Heydar Aliyev International Airport at 10:00 a.m. on October 26.

Azerbaijani Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan Hidayat Orujov, first deputy prime minister of Kyrgyzstan, co-chair of the Azerbaijan-Kyrgyzstan intergovernmental commission Tayirbek Sarpashev, representatives of the Azerbaijani diaspora met first passengers of the flight at the Manas International Airport.

The Baku-Bishkek-Baku flights will be carried out on Tuesday and Sundays.

As a regional and CIS leader in terms of the number of new aircrafts, AZAL offers its passenger flights to European countries, the CIS, Middle East, Asia and the United States.

Currently, AZAL’s fleet consists of Boeing 757-200, Boeing 767-300, Airbus 319, Airbus A320, Airbus A340-500, Embraer ERJ 170-100LR and Embraer ERJ 190-100. The company cooperates with about 60 airlines to provide its passengers with an opportunity to travel freely around the world.