All posts tagged Nato

September 20, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

If Bulgaria starts a new international competitive procedure to acquire fighter jets, this will result in further delays in the acquisition process and prolong Bulgaria’s dependence on legacy systems of […]

Bulgarian parliamentary committee calls for going back to square one on fighter jet acquisition

September 19, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

A day after Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov voiced doubt that Gripen was the best choice for a new fighter jet for the country’s Air For ...

Bulgarian soldiers holding Kalashnikov semi automatic rifles

Report on Bulgarian armed forces: Personnel shortages, insufficient resources, obsolete equipment

August 30, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet approved on August 30 the annual report on the state of the armed forces, which says that the military can fulfil its constit ...

Bulgarian Defence Minister has held talks with Russia on overhaul of MiG-29s

July 21, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Defence Minister Krassimir Karakachanov has held talks with Russia’s RSK MiG about possible costs of the company overhauling 15 of the ...