Azerbaijan to train Djiboutian pilots (exclusive)
Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 28
By Maksim Tsurkov – Trend:
Djibouti intends to send its pilots and engineers for trainings in Azerbaijan, Aboubaker Omar Hadi, chairman of Djibouti Ports and Free Zone Authority (DGZ), said in an interview with Trend October 28.
He said Djibouti intends to develop relations with Azerbaijan in the field of transport and establish cooperation between Air Djibouti and Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC (AZAL).
“A meeting was held with AZAL management in the Baku Heydar Aliyev International Airport,” he added. “We intend to send our pilots and engineers to train and attend various courses in the Azerbaijani Aviation Academy. Azerbaijan has a very good Aviation Academy, training the world-class specialists.”
He added that Azerbaijan and Djibouti have also agreed to develop other areas of cooperation.
“Our cooperation is very multifaceted, however, it is too early to talk about opening of a direct flight,” he said.
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