Teodora Slavyanova, September 16, 2020

Israel’s state-owned will demonstrate some of its innovative technologies 


16th of September, 2020 –  Israel’s state-owned RAFAEL Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. (RAFAEL), a global leader in the area of defense and cyber security solutions, will participate in HEMUS 2020 (30th of September – 3rd of October, Plovdiv) – the biggest Bulgarian International Defence and Security Exhibition. RAFAEL is a key participant in the modernization of the Bulgarian army.

Pioneering advances in defense, cyber and security for air, land, sea, and space, RAFAEL will demonstrate some of its innovative technologies in Plovdiv. Israel’s company is a developer of various categories of proven land systems with high performance, including the unique SAMSON Hybrid Unmanned Turrets (UMT), SPIKE anti-tank tactical guided missile systems, state-of-the-art BNET communication system, active protection systems, Air Defense solutions, etc. 

RAFAEL is also the developer of the famous Israel’s air defense system Iron Dome. The company is one of the three largest defense-technology contractors in Israel and an important global partner in the defense and security sectors of many countries all over the world, including the EU and NATO member states. 

RAFAEL Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. participates actively in the process of modernization of the Bulgarian Army. Israel’s state-owned is currently participating in the ongoing project for the supply of 150 wheeled armored fighting vehicles (AFVs) to Bulgaria’s land forces teaming up with General Dynamics European Land Systems (GDELS).

RAFAEL changes perception for powerful and modern technologies. Come and visit their booth in Plovdiv. RAFAEL’s representatives will host guests on-spot.



RAFAEL is 100% owned by the Israeli government and is a global leader in the defense industry. For more than 71 years RAFAEL designs, develops, manufactures and supplies a wide range of high-tech defense systems for air, land, sea, space and cyber applications for the Israeli Defense Forces and the Israeli defense establishment, as well as for customers around the world. RAFAEL’s systems are based on vast expertise, technological know-how, and a thorough understanding of the specific operational requirements of its customers. The company’s diversified array of innovative solutions at the leading edge of global technology include land, air superiority, naval and underwater, space and cyber solutions. RAFAEL has more than 7500 employees and numerous subcontractors and service providers around the world.