Azerbaijan Airlines appoints AVIAREPS in Malaysia
AVIAREPS, the global representation leader in tourism, aviation, hospitality and trade promotion representation, has been newly appointed by Azerbaijan Airlines as its new representative in Malaysia with immediate effect. The appointment was made as the Azerbaijan national carrier seeks to firmly establish and strengthen its brand and sales outreach among Malaysian travellers and travel industry leaders. As part of the representation, AVIAREPS MALAYSIA will undertake the role of General Sales Agent for Azerbaijan Airlines in the Malaysian market, responsible for its sales and marketing activities.
Says Nazim Samadov, Marketing Commercial and Ground Operation Director: “Our appointment of a sales and marketing representative in Malaysia is reflective of the growing importance and our commitment to this market. We are confident in AVIAREPS MALAYSIA as the best choice for us to achieve our ambitious goals”
Azerbaijan Airlines is also represented by AVIAREPS in Germany and France.
Founded in Germany in 1994 with an extensive office network spanning all continents with 58 offices in 43 countries, the AVIAREPS Group is the world’s leading airline and tourism representation company with over 100 airlines and more than 250 tourism clients in its portfolio. In addition to providing well established passenger General Sales Agent (GSA) services and tourism marketing representation, clients are also offered expertise and services in public relations, advertising, IT solutions, consulting, financial services, airport marketing, and trade & retail promotion.
“Azerbaijan Airlines” (AZAL) is a major air carrier and one of the leaders of the aviation community of the CIS countries. Total route network of the airline is 40 destinations in 19 countries. “Azerbaijan Airlines” transported more than 1.8 million people in 2014.
Azerbaijani civil aviation fully meets the standards of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), and AZAL is a member of the most prestigious civil aviation association – the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
In June 2015 AZAL received a prestigious “4 Stars” from the leader in air transport research, world-famous British consulting company Skytrax. At the same time, Azerbaijani national carrier was nominated for the award established by Skytrax agency – the “World Airline Awards” in the global category “World Airline that achieved most progress”, taking its second place of honor.
AZAL has one of the newest airplane fleet that consists of 25 airplanes. AZAL headquarters is in Baku, at Heydar Aliyev International Airport that meets international standards (it was awarded “4 Stars” rating in December 2014).
Heydar Aliyev International Airport has become the number one in the post-Soviet space and Eastern European countries due to its revolutionary modernization.