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Izvestia Journal of the Union of Scientists - Varna. Economic Sciences Series

Aviation industry in Bulgaria - development and trends

Viktoriya Stancheva


Today the aviation industry in Bulgaria is characterized by trends such as deregulation, liberalization, popularity of the low-cost carriers, changing attitudes and needs of passengers, need for tight security and prevention of terrorist acts, EU shocks and volatile fuel prices. They create prerequisites for accelerated dynamics and change in some basic aspects of the relationship between an airport operator and an airline. The report presents an analysis of some major trends and identifies prospects for the aviation industry in Bulgaria.


aviation industry, airlines, airport, low-cost, Bulgaria

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