Hellenic Air Force

Video shows Hellenic Air Force venerable F-4 Phantom II jets (and other fighters) flying low level during familiarization flights for exercise Iniochos 2024

Video shows Hellenic Air Force venerable F-4 Phantom II jets (and other fighters) flying low level during familiarization flights for exercise Iniochos 2024

Hellenic Air Force venerable F-4 Phantom II at low level Filmed by our friend Dafydd Phillips on Apr. 5, 2024,… Read More

2 weeks ago

Beautiful video shows Italian Tornado IDS attack aircraft and Saudi F-15SA fighter bombers flying low in Greece during Exercise Iniochos 23

‘When I thought I'd never see another Tornado low level again the Italians had other ideas, they planted them low,… Read More

12 months ago

Greece will soon send a letter of request for 38 F-16V Viper upgrades

The Hellenic Air Force will soon send a letter of request (LOR) to the US for the upgrade of 38… Read More

2 years ago

Greece signs Letter of Request for 20 F-35 Lightning II fighter jets with options for another 20

Greece have signed a Letter of Request for the purchase of 20 Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II fighter jets with… Read More

2 years ago

Turkey could soon train its fighter pilots on Qatar’s Rafales to learn how to counter Greek Rafales

The reason for Turkey’s push to strike a military training agreement with Qatar was to familiarize THK with the Rafale… Read More

2 years ago

USAF F-15E Strike Eagle lands safely at Larissa Air Base after losing its canopy over Greece

The F-15E Strike Eagle belonged to the 336th Fighter Squadron, of the 4th Fighter Wing, based at Seymour Johnson Air… Read More

2 years ago

Hellenic Air Force’s first F-16V (with USAF insignia) expected to reach Forth Worth on Wednesday

In order to avoid problems flying into the US airspace, the F-16V is registered under the USAF and HAF insignias… Read More

3 years ago

The incredible story of Marinos Mitralexis, the Greek pilot who brought down an enemy bomber by ramming its tail and arrested its crew

Mitralexis, who had already shot down one bomber, aimed the nose of his PZL P. 24 right into an enemy… Read More

3 years ago

Incredible video shows Greek F-4 Phantom II buzzing Hellenic Warship at extremely low altitude

The F-4 pilot almost touched the waves of the Aegean Sea by passing near the warship Brought to our attention… Read More

3 years ago

Greece sent letter of request to Pentagon for buying 18 to 24 new or used F-35 stealth fighters

Since the Russian S-400 anti-aircraft system procured by Turkey can create problems for the current aircraft in service with the… Read More

3 years ago

Six F-35As originally ordered by Turkey could be delivered to Greece

The US has agreed to sell 20 F-35A Lightning II fighters to Greece: six of them will be jets that… Read More

3 years ago

‘We buy Rafales to replace our Mirage 2000-5s,’ Greece’s Prime Minister says

On Sep. 12, 2020 Greece announced its intention to acquire 18 Rafale omnirole aircraft to equip its air force. On… Read More

4 years ago

Greece could get 18 Rafales, 8 for free from France. But the F-35 would be the choice for the Hellenic Air Force.

The French proposal competes with a US offer of 20 Lockheed Martin F-35 fighters, La Tribune reported on Sep. 1. According… Read More

4 years ago

“Greece’s F-35s will turn the Aegean Sea into a Greek lake,” former Turkish Politician says

“With Greece’s purchase of the F-35’s, balances can be turned upside down in the Eastern Mediterranean and the Middle East,… Read More

4 years ago

Turkish fighters harass Greek Prime Minister Chinook helicopter

The Turkish fighters, flying at an altitude of 10,000 feet, asked the Chinook pilot, which at that moment was at… Read More

6 years ago

Hellenic Air Force pilot killed in Mirage 2000-5 crash occurred after mock dogfight with Turkish fighters

Hellenic Air Force fighters CAPs have intensified in recent weeks amid a spike in tensions between Greece and Turkey and… Read More

6 years ago

100th ARW DEPLOYS KC-135 STRATOTANKER TO GREECE FOR FIRST TIME

The KC-135 Stratotanker landing at the Athens International Airport in Greece was the first time landing at an international airport… Read More

6 years ago