Hellenic Aerospace Industry Under Pressure Due to Elections

The Hellenic Aerospace Industry has been under pressure due to the political turmoil in the country. The New Year was not a happy occasion for...

Greek Fighter Jets Chase Turkish Over the Aegean

Greek military was set on alert earlier today after a new barrage of the country's air space (Athens FIR) violations by Turkish jets that flew...

Greek General Kostarakos Head of EU Military Committee

The Chief of the Hellenic National Defense General Staff (HNDGS) since November 2011, General Mikhail Kostarakos, was officially named today as the next EU Military...

Rheinmetall Fined for Greek Armament Deals

Rheinnmetall, a German arms and defense systems supplier, received a 37.1-million-euro fine for bribing Greek officials. A company representative is being accused of bribing officials in Greece in...
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Greek F-16 Crashes South of Crete

A Hellenic Air Force F-16 jet crashed off the southern coast of Crete in southern Greece earlier today due to mechanical failure during a...

Greek FinMin Venizelos in Brussels NATO Meeting

Greek government Vice President and Foreign Minister Evangelos Venizelos participated earlier today in the meeting of NATO member-states' Foreign Ministers. The proceedings of the...

Defense Minister Dendias Visits Greek Easternmost Islets [Video]

The easternmost parts of Greece, the islets of Strongyli, Ro and Kastelorizo, visited on Thursday the National Defense Minister, Nikos Dendias, accompanied by the Deputy...

Greek General Kostarakos Elected President of EU Military Committee

The Chief, Hellenic National Defense General Staff (HNDGS), since November 2011, General Mikhail Kostarakos, was elected for a three-year term at the highest European...

Greek Prosecutor Calls 13 German Nationals Over Armaments Kickbacks Case

Corruption prosecutor Gavriil Maillis called 13 German officials of German-based Atlas and Rheinmetall AG on Thursday, to provide testimonies related to an armaments kickbacks case...

Greek and Turkish Jets in Dogfights over Mykonos

Regardless of the upcoming annual Greek-Turkish High-Level Cooperation Council that is scheduled for December 5 and 6 in Athens, Greece, tension between the two countries remains high....

Turkish Corvette Enters Greek Territorial Waters

A Turkish corvette under the name “Buyukada” entered Greek territorial waters in the Kafirea region from the Xeros Bay at 3 a.m. this morning....

The Air Force Captain That Touched Greek Hearts

Sotiris Stralis, a Hellenic Air Force captain, moved all of Greece with a message he delivered to President of the Hellenic Republic Karolos Papoulias during...

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