Bulgaria

U.S. Army Soldiers conduct EIB testing in Bulgaria

U.S. Army Soldiers conducted testing for the Expert Infantryman Badge (EIB) at Novo Selo Training Area, Bulgaria. Soldiers with 1st Armored…

U.S. Army Abrams tanks take part in Bulgarian-hosted multinational maritime exercise

The U.S. Army's current main battle tank, the Abrams, is taking part in Bulgarian-hosted multinational maritime exercise Platinum Lion 19.…

Bulgaria approves purchase of eight F-16s to replace ageing MiG-29s

Bulgaria’s government approved the purchase of eight F-16V block 70 fighter jets to replace the ageing fleet of Soviet-made MiG-29 aircraft.…

U.S. Army’s Avengers took part in joint exercise with Osa and Kub air defense systems

American self-propelled surface-to-air missile systems, called the  Avenger, took part in a joint live-fire exercise in Bulgaria with Soviet-made Osa…

Bulgaria announces F-16V Block 70 procurement to replace ageing MiG-29s

The Bulgarian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has announced a plan to procure eight F-16V Block 70 fighter jets aimed at replacing…

IAG, Samel-90 opened new armoured vehicle manufacturing facility in Bulgaria

Bulgarian company Samel-90 and UAE-based International Armored Group (IAG) have opened a manufacturing facility to produce various types of armored vehicles in the…

Patria demonstrates AMV’s live-fire capabilities in Bulgaria

Finland’s Patria has demonstrated the AMV modern armoured wheeled vehicle's capabilities to the Bulgarian Army at the military polygon "Zmeevo".…

Bulgaria, Ukraine unveils upgraded version of Soviet Infantry Fighting Vehicle

Bulgarian company Metalika Ab Ltd has revealed a prototype of upgraded Soviet design BMP-1 Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) during the HEMUS 2018 international…