Stara Zagora Airport
|Stara Zagora Airport|
Letishte Stara Zagora
Летище Стара Загора
|Operator||Airport Stara Zagora EOOD|
|Elevation AMSL||643 ft / 196 m|
Stara Zagora Airport (Bulgarian: Летище Стара Загора, Letishte Stara Zagora) (IATA: SZR, ICAO: LBSZ) is the airport of the sixth largest city in Bulgaria, Stara Zagora. It is near the Kolio Ganchev suburb about 9 km south from the city center of Stara Zagora. Due to its good location, near the Shipka Top, Stara Zagora Spa Resort and Sevtopolis - The Thrace Capital, the airport is mainly attractive for charters. Stara Zagora Airport was awaiting concession procedure as of 2008 and is currently nonoperational.