inactive airport

inactive airport

An airport where all flying activities have ceased. It has, however, remained in an acceptable state of repair for civil use and is identifiable from the air as an airport.
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Bulgaria's state authorities are seeking bidders for the concession of the inactive airport in the northwestern city of Vidin, Plamen Stefanov, Vidin District Governor, told Novinite.
With his announcement, the Vidin Airport has become the latest among several currently inactive airports in Bulgaria's provinces a such as the Gorna Oryahovitsa Airport, the Ruse Airport (Shtraklevo), and the Balchik Airport a that only in the recent months the Bulgarian government has set out to revive by starting procedures to grant them on concessions to interested bidders as a way to utilize the potential of Bulgaria's provinces.