March 14, 2017

Heydar Aliyev International Airport recognized as best airport in CIS countries

https://www.azal.az/en/article/269

December, 2016

Heydar Aliyev International Airport received SKYTRAX “4 STAR” rank.

December 24, 2014

Heydar Aliyev International Airport received SKYTRAX “4 STAR” rank.

December 1, 2014

All International flights began to arrive and depart from Terminal 1.

September 24, 2014

“Azerbaijan Airlines” CJSC carried out the first passenger flight on route Baku-New York-Baku.

April 23, 2014

First flight was handled from Terminal 1 on the route Baku – Istanbul (Sabiha) – Baku

April 23, 2014

The opening of Terminal 1 of the Heydar Aliyev International Airport was held. The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and members of his family attended this ceremony.

http://en.president.az/articles/11516

October 2, 2013

The opening of a new building of the main air traffic control center of the “AZANS” Air Traffic Department under the “Azerbaijan Airlines” Closed Joint-Stock Company was held. The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended this ceremony.

http://en.president.az/articles/9451

May 6, 2013

New hangar complex of “Silk Way Technics” and International Logistics Center were opened at Heydar Aliyev International Airport. The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended this ceremony and reviewed two new Airbus A340-500 passenger liners.

http://en.president.az/articles/8017

April 20, 2012

The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended the opening of new runway at Heydar Aliyev International Airport, get acquainted with the reconstruction and construction works at existing air terminal complex. http://en.president.az/articles/4741

December 03, 2011

The President of Republic of Azerbaijan İham Aliyev reviewed progress of construction of a new air terminal at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport.

http://en.president.az/articles/3717

March 17, 2011

The President of Republic of Azerbaijan İham Aliyev participated at the groundbreaking ceremony of a new terminal building at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport

March 23, 2005

Baku Cargo Terminal (BCT) was opened. The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended this ceremony.

May 2004

Passenger terminal for domestic flights at Heydar Aliyev International Airport was put into operation.

March 10, 2004

By the decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Baku Airport was named Heydar Aliyev International Airport.

2003

The Security Electron Fence was put into operation in Baku Airport

November 1999

New Aviation Petrol Complex (TC1) was put into operation at Baku Airport

October 1999

New Air Traffic Control Center of Baku Airport was put into operation

September 30, 1999

New Passenger Terminal complex (International Terminal) was put into operation at Baku Airport. The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev and the President of Turkey Suleyman Demirel attended this ceremony.

May 1998

New runway of Baku airport was opened.

October 1997

The presentation of New Passengers Terminal (сurrently Terminal 2) of Baku Airport was held. The ceremony was attended by The President of Republic of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev

August 31, 1990

Baku Airport was given an international status.

1964

New Passenger Terminal complex was put into operation at Baku Airport.

June 20, 1959

First flight of aircraft type IL-18 on route Moscow- Baku was carried out for the first time.

February 9, 1933

Baku airport was built and put into operation.