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F-16 Block 72 Known as Viper Has Been Offered to Bulgaria

SOFIA, Bulgaria (BulgarianMilitary.

Politics » Defense | September 20, 2018, Thursday // 08:15 | Viewed: 2912

Bulgarian Servicemen in Blue Bridge and Saber Junction 2018 Exercises

SOFIA, Bulgaria (BulgarianMilitary.

Politics » Defense | September 20, 2018, Thursday // 08:13 | Viewed: 1307

MiG-31 Interceptor Jet Crashes in Central Russia – Russian Defense Ministry

According to the Russian Defense Ministry, a MiG-31 aircraft crashed in the Nizhny Novgorod region.

Politics » Defense | September 20, 2018, Thursday // 00:03 | Viewed: 1462

Syria Downs Russian Plane, Moscow Blames Israel (Updated)

AFP - Syria accidentally downed a Russian military aircraft with a crew of 15 onboard when its air defences went into action against an alleged Israeli missile strike, the Russian army said Tuesday.

Politics » Defense | September 18, 2018, Tuesday // 12:59 | Viewed: 1762

Russian Military Plane Disappears from Radar near Syria

A Russian military jet carrying 14 servicemen vanished from radar over the Mediterranean Sea late Monday as Syria came under attack by Israeli missiles, the defence ministry said.

Politics » Defense | September 18, 2018, Tuesday // 10:56 | Viewed: 1967

Bulgaria’s Soviet Jets: Trojan Horses In A NATO Air Force? – Analysis

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Defense (MoD) has announced a tender for Russian and Belarusian state-owned companies to overhaul its Su-25 close air support aircraft, marking the latest in a decade’s worth of false starts and reversals plaguing Bulgaria’s efforts

Politics » Defense | September 16, 2018, Sunday // 11:35 | Viewed: 2778

Azerbaijan and Bulgaria Discuss Prospects for Development of Military Cooperation

Chief of the International Military Cooperation Department of the Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan, Major General Huseyn Mahmudov has met with a delegation led by Chief of the Department for bilateral cooperation and regional initiatives of the Ministry

Politics » Defense | September 13, 2018, Thursday // 17:04 | Viewed: 5765

Turkey Reinforces Military in Syria's Idlib after Ceasefire Call Fails

Reuters, Ankara.

Politics » Defense | September 13, 2018, Thursday // 14:54 | Viewed: 2095

Russia Launches Biggest ever War Games

AFP - Russia on Tuesday launched what it has called its largest every military drills, with hundreds of thousands of Russian troops taking part along with Chinese soldiers in a massive show of force that has rattled the West.

Politics » Defense | September 11, 2018, Tuesday // 11:38 | Viewed: 2650

Russia to Hold Biggest Military Drills Since Cold War

AFP - Russia will flex its military muscles and hold the biggest war games since the Cold War era next month, including almost 300,000 troops and 1,000 aircraft, the defence ministry said Tuesday, leading NATO to warn of a "more assertive Russia".

Politics » Defense | August 29, 2018, Wednesday // 12:52 | Viewed: 3132

Bulgaria Invites Russia, Belarus to Overhaul Su-25s

The Bulgarian Ministry of Defence (MoD) on 21 August published a tender inviting Russian and Belarusian state-owned companies to negotiate a framework agreement valid for 48 months to overhaul the Bulgarian Air Force's (BuAF's) Su-25 close air support air

Politics » Defense | August 29, 2018, Wednesday // 12:22 | Viewed: 2654

Bulgaria Will Pay About EUR 5 Million for Repair of Russian Т-72 Tanks

SOFIA, Bulgaria (BulgarianMilitary.

Politics » Defense | August 29, 2018, Wednesday // 11:02 | Viewed: 2669

Russia Calls UK's Black Sea Air Force Interceptions Dangerous

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia accused Britain's Royal Air Force (RAF) of intercepting its military aircraft over the Black Sea in a dangerous fashion designed to provoke Moscow after the RAF made two such interceptions in a single week.

Politics » Defense | August 27, 2018, Monday // 13:14 | Viewed: 2590

Bulgaria Shortlists Russian UAC, Belarusian ARP to Overhaul Su-25 Fleet

The Bulgarian ministry of defense (MoD) has invited bids from Russian United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) and Belarusian 558 Aircraft Repair Plant (ARP) to overhaul its Su-25 fleet.

Politics » Defense | August 24, 2018, Friday // 09:54 | Viewed: 2621

Russians 'Testing' British RAF Response as Interceptions over Black Sea Increase

RAF Typhoon fighters have been scrambled twice in two weeks to intercept Russian aircraft approaching Nato airspace over the Black Sea.

Politics » Defense | August 22, 2018, Wednesday // 22:57 | Viewed: 3445

Bulgarian Military Ministry Delegation is Leaving for the United States

A Delegation of the Ministry of Defense, led by Deputy Defense Minister Atanas Zapryanov, will be on a US visit from August 27 to August 31, 2018, the Press Center of the Ministry of Defense announced.

Politics » Defense | August 21, 2018, Tuesday // 16:13 | Viewed: 6501

Russian Military Braces for Massive War Games in the East

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s military forces in the country’s east were put on high alert Monday ahead of massive war games that also involve China and Mongolia, the largest show of power in nearly 40 years, the Russian defense minister said.

Politics » Defense | August 20, 2018, Monday // 15:04 | Viewed: 3323

U.S. and Bulgarian Navy Servicemen Participated in Joint Exercise in Varna

VARNA, Bulgaria (BulgarianMilitary.

Politics » Defense | August 17, 2018, Friday // 14:59 | Viewed: 3634

Israeli F-16S: A Possible Upgrade to the Bulgarian Air Force

Israel is in the running to replace Bulgaria’s aging MiG-29s after Sofia gave the green light to replace its Soviet-designed jets.

Politics » Defense | August 17, 2018, Friday // 10:56 | Viewed: 3305

US Plans to Upgrade Military Bases in Romania, Bulgaria

Balkan Insight, Ana Maria Luca -- The United States Army is set to invest almost $27 million in Romania and Bulgaria in 2019, according to the record $717 million defence budget signed on Tuesday by President Donald Trump.

Politics » Defense | August 16, 2018, Thursday // 10:25 | Viewed: 5491

Bulgarian Navy Will Receive New Motorboats for $2 million as a Donation from US

VARNA, Bulgaria (BulgarianMilitary.

Politics » Defense | August 15, 2018, Wednesday // 11:58 | Viewed: 3281
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