Iranian governor proposes to open direct Baku-Rasht flights
The Governor of Iran's Gilan province, Muhammad Ali Najafi, said at the Iran Project 2015 exhibition that his country is interested in opening air service between Baku and Rasht.
According to the minister, this will allow to expand the cooperation in the sphere of tourism.
"There is a great potential for developing the cooperation between the Gilan province and Azerbaijan in tourism. We are very interested in opening a flight between Baku and Rasht which will allow to increase the mutual flow of tourists. There is also a potential for developing maritime tourism between the Anzali port and Baku by transporting tourists through the Caspian Sea. And we can carry out passenger transportation with speedboats," Trend cited him as saying.