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PostHeaderIcon 1st Army Aviation Brigade photobook

We are always proud to present anything related to the Hellenic Army Aviation (HAA). This time we would like to share with you the photobook by 1st Army Aviation Brigade. Read more about this book and check some beautiful photos by HAA photographer and spotter Dimitris Sambanis.

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PostHeaderIcon On Spartan Wings by John Carr (Pen and Sword Books)

Pen and Sword Books gave us the opportunity to review a really rare project by  John Carr . It is the book entitled "On Spartan Wings" which presents the history of Royal hellenic Air Force during the World War II. The author has prepared a book for the heroism of Royal hellenic Air Force personnel in Greece and abroad (Egypt, Rodhesia etc) in full detail covering the less known - in Britain and other countries - history.

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PostHeaderIcon Winner #2 of Herpa Contest Summer 2012

 

The winner #2 for month July of Summer Herpa Contest is...

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PostHeaderIcon 338 Squadron - 60th Anniversary (1952-2012)

On 20th of July 2012 338 Squadron -one of the most historical of Hellenic Air Force- celebrated the 60 years of its service. The 338 Squadron was formed on December 24th 1952, at Elefsis airbase, equiped with F-84G Thunderjet aircraft. Until today has deployed to Larissa, Elefsis (again), Souda (F-84F Thunderstreak). In June 1974 338 Squadron found its final home at 117CW Andravida where the F-4E Phantom II were delivered. Sixty whole years later 338 Squadron "Ares" celebrated the first six decades of life, service and contribution to the Hellenic Air Force! A perfectly organized ceremony took place in Andravida Air Base. We had the honor to be invited and experienced the delight of celebration together with old and new staff of the squadron.

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PostHeaderIcon 336 Squadron 70 Years patches DONATION

We would like to sincerely thank Mr. Giannis Vossos for the kind donation of the two Anniversary patches especially designed for the 336 Squadron and its 70 Years in service. The first one on the left is a variation of the known 336 Squadron patch and the second one on the right is a re-design of an old patch, used during the incorporation of the type in Hellenic Air Force, by Mr. Tassos Mpalomenos. You know such gentle movements always receive a special treatment by af.gr.

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PostHeaderIcon 339 Squadron - 60th Anniversary (1952-2012)

The 339 All Weather Squadron was formed on July 7 1952, at Elefsis airbase, as the 339 Fighter Bomber Squadron and equiped with F-84G aircraft. Sixty whole years later 339 Squadron "Aias" on 6th of July 2012 celebrated the first six decades of life, service and contribution to the Hellenic Air Force! A well organized ceremony took place in current home place of 339 Squadron in 117 Combat Wing at Andravida Air Base. We had the honor to be invited and experienced the delight of celebration together with old and new staff of the squadron.

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PostHeaderIcon Winner #1 of Herpa Contest Summer 2012

 

The winner #1 for month June of Summer Herpa Contest is...

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PostHeaderIcon Ghosting the Falcon

A smart and funny initiative for a patch which aims to remind us always of our roots... Enjoy!!!

 

PostHeaderIcon The Aviationist

With more than 10,000 average daily unique visitors from all around the globe, The Aviationist is one of world's most visited and famous military aviation blogs. It features about +1,000 articles, 107 pages and several thousand pictures. The blog is often mentioned by some of the major media outlets around the world:

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PostHeaderIcon "Odyssey Dawn" Limited edition 115 CW patch

We present you the details around this special limited edition patch designed and manufactured especially for the operation "ODYSSEY DAWN". Only 115 copies have been produced and accompanied with a numbered and signed certificate. Click on read more to read more about the semiology of the schemes on it.

 

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PostHeaderIcon CL-415 Canadair model by Highlander

The contest is over. Thank you for your participation. In the drawing we got the lucky one that won this brand new Hellenic Air Force CL-415 Canadair Model in 1/72 scale by Highlander group is...

 

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