Direct air route to open between Turkey, Azerbaijan's Nakhchivan

  10 August 2019    Read: 789
  Direct air route to open between Turkey, Azerbaijan

A direct air route between Turkey and Azerbaijan's Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic (NAR) will be established on Aug. 15, head of Turkey's General Directorate of State Airports Authority (DHMI) Huseyn Keskin said, the Turkish media reports. 

Keskin noted that the agreement on establishing the air route was reached after negotiations between DHMI and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).

"Thus, flights to Nakhchivan, which were previously carried out through the airspace of Iran, will be carried out through a direct route," he said.

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