Gabala International Airport
In the framework of the State Program for social and economic development of the Azerbaijan regions in 2004-2013, international airports were constructed in Nakhchivan, Gandja, Lankaran, Zagatala, Gabala and Yevlakh. The Gabala International airport comissioned in November of 2011 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 furnished with modern air-navigation equipment and surface machinery, and corresponds to all the standards of the International Civil Aviation Association. The acceptance rate of the airport is 200 passengers per hour.