Bulgarian-American Training "Thracian Summer" Near Plovdiv
Sofia, Bulgaria -
From 10 to 21 July 2018, a Bulgarian-American Training called "Thracian Summer" is organized in the area of the military formation 32040 - Krumovo.
During the training, the participants make tactical low-flights, troop and cargo transport, tactical air strike, visual air reconnaissance, parachute jumps, medical evacuation, combat maneuvers to overcome anti-air defense including ground and fighter aircraft, etc. The tasks are carried out from the main Plovdiv airport.
The objectives of the participation of the Bulgarian Air Force in the joint preparation are to increase the interoperability of crews, to work out the procedures for the implementation of the elements related to the use of C-27J aircraft, to enhance the preparation of the military missile- troops and to improve the capabilities of the air traffic controllers.