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by PG
22 Nov 2021, 08:49
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: 18 november 2021: Greek F-16 written off near Andravida...
Replies: 6
Views: 1526

Re: 18 november 2021: Greek F-16 written off near Andravida...

The incident actually happened inside the base. After two failed attempts to land due to adverse meteo conditions (rain and crosswind), on the third attempt the plane apparently touched down hard and had a wingtip contact with the runway. It veered off the runway, ended on the grass and caught fire....
by PG
14 Apr 2021, 09:58
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: INIOCHOS 2021 exercise
Replies: 22
Views: 4055

Re: INIOCHOS 2021 exercise

Furthermore, the use of a FFP2 (N59) mask or the combined use of a surgical mask with a fabric mask on top of it is mandatory
by PG
13 Apr 2021, 09:09
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: INIOCHOS 2021 exercise
Replies: 22
Views: 4055

Re: INIOCHOS 2021 exercise

HAF requires a recent PCR test, performed not earlier than 48 hours prior to admission to its facilities.
We have received official notification
by PG
06 Apr 2021, 11:37
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: INIOCHOS 2021 exercise
Replies: 22
Views: 4055

Re: INIOCHOS 2021 exercise

According to the latest info, HAF aircraft will be stationed at Araxos and visitors will be at Andravida
by PG
05 Jul 2018, 16:38
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Greece selects T-41D successor
Replies: 1
Views: 1138

Re: Greece selects T-41D successor

Contract was signed today.
Deliveries from Sept to Dec 2018.
by PG
11 Oct 2017, 13:21
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: Kalamáta (LGKL) September 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 3496

Re: Kalamáta (LGKL) September 2017

There are plenty of locations around the base (to the north in the fields and to the south on the beach ) where you can sit and watch (and take photos) without any trouble, as long as there are no ground facilities visible from your spot. Remember, in Greece you are not allowed to take pictures of o...
by PG
06 Sep 2017, 11:49
Forum: Spotting Rest of Europe
Topic: Chania, Crete, Citation 750
Replies: 2
Views: 682

Re: Chania, Crete, Citation 750

It belongs to the Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority (IPA Ipiresia Politikis Aeroporias), so yes it is a govt aircraft performing calibration duties
by PG
30 May 2017, 13:34
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: Mon 29may2017: nylon letdown for Greek Mirage 2000 pilot....
Replies: 5
Views: 2034

Re: Mon 29may2017: nylon letdown for Greek Mirage 2000 pilot

Strangely enough, despite being pilotless, it remained afloat and now there are serious efforts to recover it.
by PG
13 Nov 2015, 06:41
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: LGAD ANDRAVIDA A SUNNY DAY AT 117 CW
Replies: 2
Views: 1942

Re: LGAD ANDRAVIDA A SUNNY DAY AT 117 CW

Last Tuesday Nov 10
by PG
12 Nov 2015, 14:37
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: AN-225 - Doncaster Sheffield Airport
Replies: 6
Views: 2594

Re: AN-225 - Doncaster Sheffield Airport

And put it on top as external cargo!!!!
by PG
12 Nov 2015, 14:34
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: LGAD ANDRAVIDA A SUNNY DAY AT 117 CW
Replies: 2
Views: 1942

LGAD ANDRAVIDA A SUNNY DAY AT 117 CW

Unique opportunity for a base visit in a sunny autumn day.
by PG
01 May 2015, 18:38
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: INIOCHOS 2015 ANDRAVIDA AFB
Replies: 4
Views: 2785

Re: INIOCHOS 2015 ANDRAVIDA AFB

Phantoms are always running hot around there
by PG
30 Apr 2015, 19:40
Forum: Aviation Photo Forum
Topic: INIOCHOS 2015 ANDRAVIDA AFB
Replies: 4
Views: 2785

INIOCHOS 2015 ANDRAVIDA AFB

Some photos from the joined HAF & IAF exercise
by PG
04 Dec 2014, 20:43
Forum: Military Aviation News
Topic: HAF F-16D DOWN
Replies: 0
Views: 997

HAF F-16D DOWN

A HAF F-16D from 343SQ/115CWcrashed at aprox 1400 hrs local time in the sea south of Crete due to an engine malfunction Both pilots ejected safely Photos of the debrie field http://www.haf.gr/el/news.asp?id=9578&archive=0&page=1 Official HAF video from the rescue by an AB205 has been released http:/...