Petya Stoyanova becomes Bulgaria’s Sofia Airport’s five millionth passenger

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Petya Stoyanova suddenly became a star when she landed in Sofia on a Bulgaria Air flight from Varna on October 10 2017. By the time she stepped off the plane and stood on the tarmac, she was greeted like a queen. At that moment, the five millionth passenger of Sofia Airport had a face and a name.

Folk music and dancers waited for her. So did Sofia Airport EAD’s Board of Directors. Petya Stoyanova got a flower basket and a voucher worth 150 euro.

Bulgaria Air’s Executive Director Hristo Todorov was on site. He gave Stoyanova a Gold Membership card for the airline’s Fly More programme, which brings about several advantages for her, as long as she flies the Bulgarian flagship carrier.

The five millionth passenger came in on this aircraft.

That way, Bulgaria Air polished its image a little, after recent issues with delays, as well as a scandal around the company’s unwillingness to pay compensations to passengers.

The lucky five millionth passenger said, on board the plane they had been told there would be a special event. “Then they announced my name. I was very surprised,” Stoyanova said.

From Sofia, she continued on to Barcelona, where she will celebrate her birthday tomorrow.

(Photos: Bulgaria Air)

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