“Airlines of Turkey, Hungary, Kazakhstan and Russia want to resume flights to Azerbaijan,” said Arif Mammadov, director of the State Civil Aviation Agency under the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies of Azerbaijan at the press conference of the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan, APA reports.
He noted that the number of people contracted coronavirus has increased in recent days: “People stays indoors for a long time during air transportation. At the same time, a plane flies over the airspace of several countries and lands in another country. Therefore, the rules are prepared to protect the health of passengers. Temporary rules have been developed taking into account the recommendations of the International Civil Aviation Organization and other organizations. We have already received information that the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan has approved these rules."