Jazeera Airways launches twice-a-week flights to Baku

Jazeera Airways will offer two weekly flights scheduled on Mondays and Fridays

Nizami Street is a large pedestrian and shopping street in downtown Baku, named after classical poet Nizami Ganjavi.
Nizami Street is a large pedestrian and shopping street in downtown Baku, named after classical poet Nizami Ganjavi.

Kuwait-based airline, Jazeera Airways, launched its double weekly service to Azerbaijan’s capital city, Baku. The inaugural flight (Airbus A320) landed at the Baku airport on Monday afternoon, July 10.

As one of the first to provide nonstop flights to this holiday destination, Jazeera Airways will offer two weekly flights scheduled on Mondays and Fridays with departure at 9:00am and arrival at 12:10pm and 01:10pm with arrival at 14:25 pm, correspondingly.

Commenting on the launch, Nahid Bagirov, head of Azerbaijan Tourism Association (AZTA) said: “Baku is emerging as an attractive destination and the beginning of double weekly flights is a significant milestone for both Baku and Jazeera Airways.

“This step will lead our nations closer with greater commercial and industry relations and promote Azerbaijan’s culture. We are grateful to Jazeera for including Baku as their destination of choice and as we advance, we look forward to receiving the people of Kuwait who visit Baku to build lifelong memories with their family and friends."

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