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On Friday 12th of September 2014 Hellenic Air Force celebrated the 40 Years of Hellenic Air Force F-4 Phantoms. The place could not be other than 117 Combat Wing, Andravida Air Base the nest of the greek Phantoms for the last 40 Years and the first place the first F-4 had landed in 1974. Photos and info about the celebration in the following article (Click Read more).
A-7 Retirement: Araxos AB, 17th October 2014
Hellenic Air Force organizes the official retirement ceremony for A-7 Corsairs after 39 years of service in greek skies and 49 years of life since HAF is the last user of the type. The celebration is open for the public and since a lot of you are interested in visiting Greece for the event we have collected some interesting information trying to answer frequent questions.
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As you probably already know Hellenic AF 336 Squadron "Olympos" participates in The Royal International Air Tattoo 2014 (Fairford UK) . It is gonna be the last participation of the type in international aviation events since A-7s will be disbanded September 2014. Airforce.gr supporting 336 Squadron offered for free the design of a patch especially manufactured for the occasion.
One of the most historical Hellenic Air Force Squadrons, the 341st "Arrow", celebrated its 60th Anniversary on Friday 20th of June 2014. Read more on the history of the greek "Arrows", the celebrations and we keep for surprise some extra bonus photos from the making of this beautiful F-16 paint scheme.
Four decades ago the first F-4E Phantoms landed in Greece and since then they keep on serving the Hellenic Air Force and make enthusiasts turn their head to the sky. Airforce.gr celebrates this marvellous anniversary with you. Please stay tuned!!!