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Passenger traffic at Bulgaria’s airports is slowly recovering

The war in Ukraine and soaring inflation have not prevented people to travel abroad. Foreign nationals, mostly from the European Union and the Balkan countries book cheap flights to spend a weekend in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia...

13.04.22 13:05 |

Sofia Airport expands flight destinations

Sofia Airport will offer its passengers more than 80 destinations this summer , the airport said.  From May 1, Sofia will for the first time fly to Zadar, Croatia , twice a week. Among the new routes are regular flights to Skopje, Tirana and..

31.03.22 14:18 |
Jesus Caballero, CEO of SOF Connect

Work is ongoing to launch direct Sofia-New York flight

“There are encouraging signs for the launch of direct Sofia-New York flights on the basis of the interest of more than 50,000 potential passengers a year,” declared Jesus Caballero , CEO of SOF Connect , operator of Sofia Airport , addressing the..

04.02.22 09:35 |
Jesus Caballero (L) and Hristo Prodanov (R)

Sofia Airport to promote and help Bulgaria’s tourism

Tourism is very closely connected with Sofia Airport. There is an opportunity for mutual support and cooperation, taking into account that Sofia Airport is the gateway to Bulgaria, this country’s Minister of Tourism Hristo Prodanov said at a..

12.01.22 10:45 |

Bulgaria-bound passengers return home after being stranded at Frankfurt Airport

The Wizz Air plane flying from Frankfurt to Sofia and carrying 150 Bulgarian citizens onboard has landed successfully on Sofia Airport shortly after midnight, one day behind schedule.  Due to multiple delays, the passengers spent 10 hours inside the..

09.01.22 10:32 |

Passenger aircraft fails to take off at Sofia Airport as birds hit one of its engines

A passenger aircraft failed to take off at Sofia Airport on Sunday morning as birds hit one of its engines. The aircraft had to fly from Sofia to Frankfurt. No passengers were injured.  Passengers were redirected to other flights, the press office..

28.11.21 15:24 |
Sofia Airport

Authorities break drug trafficking scheme from Mexico

Liquid methamphetamine worth more than 5.5m euros was found at Sofia Airport. The recipient of 550 liters hidden among two types of bottled products was also detained. The drugs were sent from Mexico, Stefan Bakalov of the Customs..

03.11.21 14:03 |

Sofia Airport opens Covid-19 laboratory for passengers

A Covid-19 laboratory is to open its doors at Terminal 2 of the Sofia Airport in the coming days. All passengers will be able to have PCR tests, rapid antigen test and other tests done. For the convenience of passengers, the PCR test..

30.07.21 14:07 |
Sofia Airport

Sofia Airport to be modernized with an EIB loan of 40 million euros

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the special investment company Sof Connect AD have signed a loan agreement of EUR 40 million for the modernization of Sofia International Airport , BNR reported, referring to the bank. Funding is supported by the..

13.07.21 17:54 |

Airplane to Egypt with 137 passengers on board makes emergency landing at Sofia airport

A technical malfunction on an airplane caused an emergency situation at Sofia Airport this morning . According to initial reports, the plane took off from Sofia airport, but the crew found a technical problem and the plane had to return. Fire and..

22.05.21 15:36 |
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