Bulgarian Air Force - Challenges and Prospects

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Information & Security: An International Journal, Volume 21, p.9-18 (2006)


Air Force Missions, Air Force Transformation, Force Goals., Security Challenges


This introductory article focuses on three main aspects. First, the Air Force missions and tasks in the context of the national and collective security systems are thoroughly explained. Then the author acknowledges and elaborates on the challenges in acquiring the capabilities necessary to accomplish the missions and tasks. The third part looks at the prospects for development of the Air Force in accordance with Plan 2015.