Flights for Technical Verification of the New Radar at Sofia Airport | BULATSA
30 Jun
2017

Flights for Technical Verification of the New Radar at Sofia Airport

Flights to verify the technical setup of the new radar at Sofia airport shall be conducted on 3 and 4 July in the area of the nation’s capital. BULATSA will have a new radar for provision of airspace services and the verification is a key stage of putting the equipment into operation.

In those two days shall be conducted a certain number of flights over the city on trajectories, different from the usual routes from and to Sofia airport. They shall be conducted above the minimum altitudes set for such cases. The low overflights should not disturb the citizens of the capital, since the airplane which shall perform the flights is equipped with the necessary equipment and the crew is specially trained and prepared to perform such tasks.