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300 anniversary of Spanish Naval Academy

On 2 June 2017 Captain Associate Prof. Nikolay Velikov took part in the ceremony celebrating 300 years since the establishment of Escuela Naval Militar, the naval academy of the Kingdom of Spain in Pontevedra. The ceremony was attended by representatives of the naval academies of Germany, Italy, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sweden, UK and [...]

By | 2017-06-14T13:08:53+00:00 June 6th, 2017|2017 en, Celebration, Events, News|0 Comments

NVNA cadet successfully graduates US Naval Academy

26 May 2017: the graduation and commissioning ceremony of the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. It was a great honour that cadet Todor Stoykov Stoev, who had been detached in 2013 to study at the Academy, successfully graduated, with distinction, from his programme. The class of 2017 US Naval Academy graduates is 1065 strong, [...]

NVNA cadets visit Chaika Naval Air Station

On 1 June 2017 1st Crew from the Cadet Training Battalion at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy commanded by final-year cadet Tonislav Dzhuninski and his deputy Nikola Georgiev got their award as promised by the Commander of the Navy, a flight on a Panther rotary-wing aircraft. The awarded crew had become the overall winner in the [...]

By | 2017-06-14T13:12:59+00:00 June 1st, 2017|2017 en, Cadets, Events, News|0 Comments

Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy – first in team rankings at Open Workers’ Sports Games for Varna Municipality Cup

On 31 May 2017 Yunashki Salon hosted the official ceremony for awarding the winners from the Open Workers’ Sports Games for Varna Municipality Cup, conducted from 1 to 29 May 2017. The organisers were: Varna Municipality, the Bulgarian Workers’ Federation of Sports and Health, and the Sports and Health – Varna 2016 Workers’ Club. The [...]

By | 2017-06-02T07:49:45+00:00 May 31st, 2017|2017 en, Events, News|0 Comments

First stage of St Nicholas Church finishes

On the day of the Feast of the Ascension, great Christian holiday also referred to as Spasovden in Bulgarian, the rough construction stage for the church of St Nicholas at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy was completed. In keeping with the Orthodox tradition, the end of this stage was marked by mounting on its dome its [...]

By | 2017-05-28T14:04:30+00:00 May 26th, 2017|2017 en, Events, News|0 Comments

Estonian Maritime Academy Director visits Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy

On 25 May 2017 the Director of the г. Maritime Academy of the Republic of Estonia – Mr Roomet Leiger, paid an official visit to Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. He was accompanied by the Deputy Director – Ms Madli Kopti. The visitors were met by the Rector of the Academy – Flotilla Admiral Prof. Boyan [...]

By | 2017-05-28T14:05:01+00:00 May 25th, 2017|2017 en, News|0 Comments

Diplomatic visit

On 25 May 2017 Lieutenant Colonel Zdravko Petric, defence attaché at the Embassy of the Republic of Serbia in Bulgaria, visited Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy. He was met by the Rector of the Academy – Flotilla Admiral Prof. Boyan Mednikarov. Captain Associate Prof. Nikolay Velikov gave the diplomat a short presentation on the history, structure [...]

By | 2017-05-28T14:05:30+00:00 May 25th, 2017|2017 en, News|0 Comments

Defence Education Enhancement Programme

On 16 and 17 May 2017 the Rector of Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy, Flotilla Admiral Prof. Boyan Mednikarov, took part in the Clearing House for the NATO’s Defence Education Enhancement Programme (DEEP). This annual event was conducted for the sixth consecutive time and was hosted by the Spanish Centre for National Defence Studies (CESEDEN) in [...]

International exercise at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy

International exercise at Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy is particpating in a computer-assisted exercise with international participation from 8 to 19 May 2017. The participants are Naval Academy military cadets, along with their counterparts from Poland, Romania, and Ukraine. They are playing through series of tactical evolutions of ship groups, obtaining recognised maritime picture and anti-submarine [...]

Visit by the Director of the Naval Institute at the Odessa Maritime Academy National University

From 24 April 2017 to 26April 2017 Nikola Vaptsarov Naval Academy is being visited by Navy Captain Petro Goncharenko, Director of the Naval Institute at the Odessa Maritime Academy National University, Ukraine, accompanied by Lieutenant Junior Grade Evegniya Semenenko. The purpose of the visit is to discuss some elements from NATO’s Defence Education Enhancement Programme [...]

By | 2017-04-25T14:47:49+00:00 April 25th, 2017|2017 en, News|0 Comments