Transport Minister Ivaylo Moskovski has announced that a sum of nearly 2 Million BGN will be invested in the expansion of Sofia Airport.
Moskovski, commented that the reconstruction and expansion of the passenger gallery of Sofia Airport's Terminal 2 was driven by the constantly growing number of passengers and the need for better and faster service.
He also noted that the project for the expansion of the airport met all Schengen requirements.
The expansion of the passenger gallery at Terminal 2 of the Sofia Airport is to boost its capacity, servicing 200 000 passengers more per year.
In the period of four months, Sofia Airport will be equipped with 4 new exits, 3 for departure passengers and one for baggage claim.
The project also envisages the construction of cafes, shops, and restaurants.
Moskovski stated that over the past few years,the large airports in Bulgaria have been developing at a very good pace. A new control tower was opened at Sofia Airport, as well as a renovated runway at the Varna Airport, and the new terminals at the airports in Burgas and Varna will be opened in a few months.