Russian “VTB Capital”, the Turkish Limak Holding and the Swiss Flughafen Zuerich (company-operator of the airport of Zurich) became contenders for the right management of the Sofia airport in Bulgaria for 35 years. About this source told Reuters, reports the RNS.
In September 2016, Bulgaria has extended by one month the deadline for applications for participation in the tender is 18 November. This decision was caused by growth of interest to the largest international airport in Bulgaria.
The Bulgarian government expects to gain from the sale of the rights to management of the Sofia airport 1.2 billion leva ($689 million).