Alexander Mladenov and Krassimir Grozev

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An-225 Mriya: Antonov’s Lonely Giant

With reports stating that Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has led to the destruction of the Antonov An-225 Mriya, Key Aero revisits the history of the world’s largest aircraft

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Ilyushin Il-18: Soviet Turboprop Triumph

Seven decades after its maiden flight, numerous derivatives of of the Ilyushin Il-18 are still in regular operation...

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Tu-154 Tupolev’s Trijet Airliner

The Tupolev Tu-154 trijet was a workhorse of Aeroflot in the 1970s and 1980s...

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Belarus bids to overhaul Bulgarian Frogfoots

Alexander Mladenov BULGARIAN MINISTER of Defence Krasimir...

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How the An-225 became the super-heavy air cargo king

From 2002 until its destruction during the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the unique An-225 aircraft was in regular commercial use, offering oversize and super-heavy transportation capability like no other. Alexander Mladenov and Krassimir Grozev report

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ILYUSHIN Il-62 SOVIET PIONEER

The Ilyushin Il-62 played an important role in passenger aircraft...

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FULCRUM REJUVENATED

Alexander Mladenov and Krassimir Grozev consider the latest incarnation...

Bulgaria votes for the Saab Gripen

The Bulgarian Government has announced the Saab JAS 39C Gripen...

Bulgarian MiG-29 Investment

Long-delayed investment in the maintenance of the Bulgarski Voenno...