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Lufthansa Technik Sofia

  • Lufthansa Technik is a world company, specialized in the maintenance and repair of aircrafts
  • Lufthansa Technik Sofia was founded in 2007 as a joint venture between Lufthansa Technik AG and Bulgarian Aviation Group
  • More than 400 highly qualified engineers and mechanics are working for the company
  • The only repair base of Lufthansa Technik for Eastern Europe is located in Bulgaria
  • Initial investment of €20 million, with which it acquired Class А  certificate for investment
  • In Bulgaria the company performs D-check – the most comprehensive and demanding check for an airplane
  • Since 2008, more than 50 heavy checks have been performed for customers like BMI, Bulgaria Air, Oman Air, Ural Airlines and many others
  • In 2011 Lufthansa Technik Sofia decided to expand its activity and to invest another €13 million
  • On 14.09.2011 the company was awarded for a second time with a certificate for class A investor for its expansion
  • The company is working very well with the biggest technical universities for the recruitment of its employees

Lufthansa Technik Sofia is the first foreign site with German EASA 145. It was successfully obtained after audits on 28th of October 2008. The hangar, which is one of the most modern in the MRO (Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul) industry offers:

  • 2 bays for 2 narrow body aircraft simultaneously; 3 more under construction
  • IL-/D- Checks capability incl. full painting