Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend S. Aliyev / On 1 November, prices of tickets for all international flights has dramatically increased in Azerbaijan, state concern of AZAL reported.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) included Azerbaijan along with other CIS countries to European area and that caused the rise in prices, AZAL said.
In accordance with requirements of the organizations, the tickets should be sold in euro. On this account, all air companies operating in Azerbaijan and providing international flights had to transfer ticket prices from dollars to euro (1 to 1).
According to AZAL, on 1 November, the exchange rate was USD 1 - AZN 0.8491 and USD 1 - €1.2283.
Price of a Baku-Paris ticket increased from AZN 492 to AZN 546 (according to AZAL), Baku-Berlin-Baku from AZN 720 to AZN 822 (according to Austrian Airlines), Baku-Moscow-Baku from AZN 478 to AZN 520 (according to Sunway Travel).