Aviation Meteorologist Profession at Sofia Airport Aviation School

Is it possible to operate flights in rain, snow or fog? Is the meteorological forecast important for aviation safety? The answer to these questions is "Yes". The weather topic was the focus of the January class of the Sofia Airport Aviation School Volunteer Initiative.


Sofia Airport welcomed its 7 000 000th passenger

On New Year's Eve, the record breaking 7 millionth passenger for Bulgarian airports landed at Sofia Airport.

The lucky passenger was 22-year-old Vicky Almog, who arrived with Israeli airline El Al flight from Tel Aviv. She was welcomed according to an old Bulgarian tradition with bread and salt under the sounds of soloists from the BNR Folk Music Orchestra with conductor Dimitar Hristov and children from a dance and folklore ensemble.


Space Travel in the December Class of Aviation School

Is there an extraterrestrial life? Where did the water on our planet come from and do we know it has a cosmic origin? These were some of the topics that astrophysicist Dr. Vladimir Bozhilov focused on to provoke children’s imagination in the last Aviation School class for this calendar year.


Sofia Airport Aviation School became 3 years old

On the National Enlighteners’ Day, a start was given to Sofia Airport’s Volunteer Programme Aviation School for the third consecutive year. The guest for the first class was Cap. Yanko Georgiev, a pilot and executive director of Bulgaria Air. The description of the challenges he had to go through was of great interest. He talked about being a pilot and the importance of never giving up on dreaming and doing your best for what you do.


Two new airlines and nine routes in Sofia Airport Winter Flight Schedule

Eurowings’ inaugural flight from Düsseldorf to Sofia Airport was welcomed with a water salute. "Together, we are expanding opportunities for people to travel to two more destinations in Germany – Stuttgart, a new route from Sofia Airport, and Düsseldorf, a route renewed after a pause of several years", said Chair of the Board of Directors Mrs. Asya Ivanova.