Gabala International Airport
In the framework of the State Program for social and economic development of the Azerbaijan regions in 2004-2013, international airports put into operation in the regions. Those regions are Nakhchivan, Gandja, Lankaran, Zagatala, Gabala and Yevlakh. The Gabala International airport put into operation in November of 2011. So, this region plays a special role in the development of the touristic potential of the north-western part of the country. Occupying 360 hectars of area, the air harbour of the Gabala region is with modern air-navigation equipment and surface machinery. As well as corresponds to all the standards of the International Civil Aviation Association. So, the acceptance rate of the airport is 200 passengers per hour.