Nakhichevan Airport
Nakhichevan Airport

Nakhichevan Airport (Nakhichevan Airport).

Nakhichevan Airport - the only airport of the same name of the city in Azerbaijan. He is the only air gateway of this isolated region, and is located four kilometers from the city center.

Nakhichevan Airport History

31 1974 October, the construction of the airport, which lasted two years. Airport accepts planes of the third class (type AN-24, Yak-40). Flights were carried out only in Baku. In 2002-2004 years. implemented reconstruction. During this period, it managed to extend the runway and to build a new airport terminal.

Usable Sun

Nakhichevan Airport caters to all types of aircraft, and its maximum takeoff weight is unlimited.

Destinations and carriers

Now from Nakhichevan flights to Ganja, Baku, Moscow and Istanbul are carried out. Nowadays, Nakhichevan Airport can receive all types of aircraft that are in operation. Every day, the national airline Azerbaijan Airlines makes 3 flights from / to Baku by Boeing 757-200 and А320-200 flights and once a week an ATR 42 aircraft flies to Ganja. In addition, international flights are made to Vnukovo Airport by UTair (on Sundays). There is direct air communication with Istanbul - 2 once a week by Boeing 757-200 by Turkish Airlines. 

Basic data of Nakhichevan airport:

  • Airport country: Azerbaijan.
  • GMT time zone (summer / winter): + 5 / + 4.
  • Airport coordinates: longitude 45.46, latitude 39.19.


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Airport Codes:

  • IATA airport code: NAJ.
  • ICAO airport code: UBBN.
  • Internal airport code: НХЧ.


Contact details:

  • Airport Fax: +99413656327.
  • City airport management telephone: +99413649655.




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