Number of airlines operating passenger flights to Baku grows


July 9, Fineko/abc.az. The number of airlines currently operating flights to the Heydar Aliyev International Airport has reached 20.

ABC.AZ was informed at the airport that in addition to the flag carrier (AZAL) and its low-cost subsidiary (Buta Airways), such major carriers as Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Aeroflot, S7, flyDubai, as well as such low-costers as Pegasus, SkyUp Airlines and a number of other carriers have resumed or are preparing to perform flights to the country.

Currently, flights are operated to 37 destinations (information as of July 2021). AZAL operates services to nine destinations (about 24% of the total number of flights).