MartinairYYZ From Canada, joined Nov 2003, 1209 posts, RR: 6 Posted (11 years 2 months 1 week 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 1770 times:
A while back there was direct YYZ-LBSF service with Balkan airlines but after they went bankrupt, it stopped.
What are the chances of Balkan Airtours restarting the Toronto-Sofia Route? There are a great number of Bulgarians in Toronto who now have to get through an array of choices for which cities to go through.
Slawko From Canada, joined May 1999, 3803 posts, RR: 8
Reply 1, posted (11 years 2 months 1 week 3 days 23 hours ago) and read 1746 times:
I think sevice to Sofia was cut long before Balkan went under, and I dont think it lasted very long. I would imagine that any such service would be mainly VFR, and as such would probably only warrent a seasonal operation using something along the lines of a 757, or 73NG. As it stands there are quite a number of options for people flyng this route, inlcuing YYZ-KBP, YYZ-WAW, YYZ-BUD, YYZ-PRG, and YYZ-VIE all offering good prices including the connecting flight.
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