Sofia Airport’s Volunteer Program "Aviation School" received special recognition from the Bulgarian Airlines Association. A statuette and diploma were awarded to the Chair of the Board of Directors of Sofia Airport EAD and patron of the initiative – Mrs. Asya Ivanova. In her speech, she thanked the colleagues and partners for their support and commitment to the implementation of the project, as well as for the good work of all employees that has resulted in a record-breaking number of serviced passengers.
The start of "Aviation School" was given on the National Enlighteners’ Day and since then hundreds of children from different schools in Sofia have been able to feel the magic of aviation. So far lecturers have been: pilot Mario Bakalov, cosmonaut Krasimir Stoyanov, aviation accident expert Hristo Hristov, aviation psychologists Desislava Georgieva and Elena Pancheva, photographer Ognyan Stefanov and others. By the end of this school year, Captain Yanko Georgiev and writer Lyudmila Filipova will take part in "Aviation School".