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FLASHPOINT UKRAINE: The Talk Turns From Tanks To Jets

Voa News 31 Jan 2023
The West is preparing to debate sending jets to ...

The Next Debate Over Arming Ukraine Is Here—and It’s About Fighter Jets

Time Magazine 30 Jan 2023
is yet to reach a formal decision on whether to provide fighter jets, an anonymous senior DoD official told Politico, “I don’t think we are opposed.” Georgi Paleykov—NurPhoto via Getty ImagesLockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II jet before take off at Graf Ignatievo Air Force Base near Plovdiv, Bulgaria, on April 14, 2022.

Greenville's Lockheed Martin grows jet orders as 1st SC-made F-16 takes flight

The Post and Courier 27 Jan 2023
Block 70/72 F-16 production in Greenville County is supported by a $62 billion contract awarded to the arms giant in 2020 to build the fighter jets for foreign-country buyers ... The jet will be sent to Bahrain ... Bulgaria requested an additional eight jets in November on top of the eight previously committed, bringing its future fleet to 16.

Ukraine seeks weapons to beat back Russia

Victoria Advocate 26 Jan 2023
14 Russian-made Su-25 ground-attack jets purchased from Bulgaria by NATO states and delivered to Ukraine.Four Su-25s from North Macedonia.20 Russian-made Mi17 helicopters originally destined for Afghanistan donated by the U.S.11 Soviet-designed helicopters from the Czech ...

Ukraine seeks weapons to beat back Russia: Here’s what it’s got

Eagle-Tribune 26 Jan 2023
After weeks of foot-dragging, Germany pledged on Wednesday to supply Ukraine with more than 100 Leopard 2 battle tanks in a joint effort with European allies, ending a dispute that threatened to undermine unity among NATO states. The U.S ... Tanks ... —14 Russian-made Su-25 ground-attack jets purchased from Bulgaria by NATO states and delivered to Ukraine ... .

Lockheed Martin Announces Successful First Flight of F-16 Block 70 Aircraft

Victoria Advocate 24 Jan 2023
This F-16 Block 70 jet is the first of 16 jets to be delivered to Bahrain ... In addition to the current official backlog of 128 jets to-date to be built in Greenville, Jordan last year signed a Letter of ... Bulgaria has also signed an LOA for an additional eight jets for its fleet.

Bulgaria denies reports that it sent warplanes to Ukraine

Anadolu Agency 17 Jan 2023
Bulgaria on Tuesday denied reports that it sent 14 SU-25 fighter jets to Ukraine. "Bulgaria has not sold or ...

Bulgaria to send its first military aid to Ukraine

Reuters 09 Dec 2022
Caretaker defence minister Dimitar Stoyanov said Bulgaria, a NATO member, could not afford to send its Russian-made anti-aircraft missile systems or MIG-19 and SU-25 fighter jets, which Kyiv wants. "My approach has been conservative, because I need to ensure the defence capabilities of Bulgaria.

Bulgarian parliament approves military aid to Ukraine

The Associated Press 09 Dec 2022
SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgarian lawmakers on Friday approved ... Defense Minister Dimitar Stoyanov said in a TV interview that the aid “is fully aligned with Ukraine’s priorities” but added that Bulgaria will neither provide S-300 missile systems nor MiG-29s fighter jets.

‘Don Giovanni’ and Netflix are uncanny bedmates

Mail Guardian South Africa 30 Nov 2022
The balmy Highveld breeze was infused with an ambient mix of anticipation and excitement on the way to the Mandela Stage at the Joburg Theatre on a Sunday evening ... Act I ... Don Giovanni realises who she is and makes a quick getaway, much like Simon Leviev on a private jet out of Bulgaria, leaving Leporello to explain the situation to poor Elvira.

Bulgaria to Buy Eight More F-16 Fighter Jets From US - Reports

Urdu Point 25 Nov 2022
Bulgaria's parliament has ratified in two readings a bill on the acquisition of eight new F-16 fighter jets from the United States, the Bulgarian News Agency (BTA) reported on Friday ... In July, Bulgaria received another offer from the US for eight more fighter jets.

Spain's Eurofighters Land in Bulgaria to Carry Out Joint Air Policing Tasks - NATO AIRCOM

Urdu Point 11 Nov 2022
"Spanish Eurofighters have landed in Bulgaria deployed under NATO enhanced Air Policing ... Bulgaria has been hosting Italian, Spanish, and US fighter jets at Graf Ignatievo Air Base since 2014 ... This is the first time when Spain deployed its Eurofighters simultaneously in Romania and Bulgaria, the bordering countries of the Black Sea.

Bulgarian lawmakers approve purchase of 8 more F-16 jets from US

Anadolu Agency 04 Nov 2022
Bulgaria's parliament on Friday approved the purchase of the country's second eight-piece batch of F-16 fighter jets from the US, local media reported ... As it seeks to replace its 15 Russian-made MiG-29 fighter jets and improve its compliance with NATO standards, Bulgaria had ...

Bulgarian Parliament Passes Bill to Buy 8 More F-16 Fighters From US - Reports

Urdu Point 04 Nov 2022
Bulgaria bought eight F-16 Block 70 jets from the US in 2019 and received an offer to buy another eight in July 2022 ... The 2019 contract for eight jets cost Bulgaria $1.26 billion, which it paid upfront. Under the deal, Bulgaria was initially expected to receive the first fighter ...

Bulgarian parliament approves deal to buy more F-16s

Ekathimerini 04 Nov 2022
Bulgaria’s parliament gave a green light on Friday for the purchase of a second batch of eight new F-16 fighter jets from the United States in a deal valued at about $1.3 billion ... With the first F-16 jets expected to be delivered to Bulgaria in 2025, the country is ...

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