Sofia Airport has returned 604 lost items since the beginning of the year

For the first nine months of the year, Sofia Airport returned 604 lost or forgotten items to their owners from a total of 1 300, and the remaining ones are not picked up yet. By comparison, throughout the year 2016, 1 162 items were found. The owners of 616 of them have picked them up, while the others are still waiting for their owners.



Sofia Airport welcomes its 5-millionth passenger

If in 2016 Sofia Airport needed just one day to exceed the number of 5 million passengers, in 2017 this is already a fact more than two months before the end of the year. 34-year old Petya Stoyanova arrived on Bulgaria Air flight from Varna.


Sofia Airport Board of Directors welcomed the chosen passenger with a gift voucher for the airport duty free shops and a basket of flowers. From the airline the lucky lady received a gold card for membership in the loyal client programme.



Over 4 million passengers for the first 8 months of 2017


Sofia Airport maintains a trend of positive results. In the first eight months of the year a total of 4 363 140 people passed through Sofia Airport, which is an increase of 41% compared to the same period last year. In August, Sofia Airport served 33% more passengers or a total of 615 544.


Sofia Airport at 80

Sofia Airport has the potential to become one of the largest and most modern airports in the Balkans. This was said by Ivaylo Moskovski, Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications, at the event marking the 80th anniversary of Sofia Airport. He announced that more than 4 million and 400,000 passengers had been served at the airport since the beginning of 2017, which was a 41% increase compared to the same period last year.


Photo exhibition "The Unknown Airport Sofia" in city centre

In the heart of Sofia, the garden in front of "Crystal", as of today you can see 27 photographies gathered in the exhibition "Unknown Airport Sofia". The photos have not only artistic but also informational value. The photographs show interesting moments from the daily life of the largest Bulgarian airport, as well as little-known facts coming from the "kitchen" of aviation.