News & Updates

New Boeing 767-300 Freighter

Silk Way Airlines received the delivery of the brand new B767-300 freighter from Boeing Commercial Airplanes based in Seattle on May 21st, 2012.
The carrier is to launch twice-weekly direct service between Stansted Airport and Baku Heydar Aliyev International, Azerbaijan in July.

Silk Way Airlines Inaugural Twice Weekly Freighter Services

Silk Way Airlines inaugurated its twice-weekly freighter services on Boeing 744F aircraft on November 2nd. The aircraft operates Milan Malpensa-Baku (its home base)-Hong Kong, returning by the same route. All Handling operations provides by Hactl to Silk Way Airlines with one-stop-shop air cargo handling services including physical cargo handling, air cargo documentation and ramp handling services.

2011 Air Cargo Americas International Congress and Exhibition

The 2011 Air Cargo Americas International Congress and Exhibition opens at the Miami Airport Convention Center on November 02nd, 2011.
For 3 days, the largest air cargo event in the Western Hemisphere will attract and offer opportunities for companies to market their products and services to the leading manufacturers, exporters, freight forwarders, importers and distributors. Silk Way Airlines, supported by their New York, Miami, Houston and Chicago offices, will exhibit and welcome all delegates to visit Booth No. 822.

Rescue Charter Flights Dispatched to Turkey After Earthquake

Silk Way Airlines arranged airlift support for the Ministry of Emergency Situation of the Azerbaijan Republic and dispatched 3 special charter flights on IL-76 aircraft from Baku to Van (Turkey) to rescue victims of the devastating earthquake that hit the region on Sunday, October 23rd.

Caspain Air Cargo Summit 2011

The Caspian Air Cargo Summit 2011, jointly organized and sponsored by Silk Way Holding, Azerbaijan Airlines and Euroavia Company, closed its final session on October 11th. It was the one of largest and most comprehensive aviation events in the region, attracting the international air cargo market leaders to Baku. More than 150 delegates from 20 countries looked for new contacts, as this conference provides unrivaled business opportunities for the leading airlines, airports, project developers and aviation service providers.