Thracian Summer 2018 begins in Bulgaria

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Three C-130Js and approximately 60 Airmen assigned to the 37th Airlift Squadron, 86th Airlift Wing, Ramstein Air Base, Germany, are participating in bilateral training with the Bulgarian Air Force during Thracian Summer, an off-station training/flying training deployment, in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve at Plovdiv Airport, Bulgaria, from approximately July 10-22, 2018.

During the rotation, U.S. and Bulgarian air forces will conduct training focused on maintaining joint readiness while building interoperable capabilities.

Through strengthened relationships and engagements with our allies, the United States and NATO demonstrate their shared commitment to a stable and secure Europe.

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