Greece News

Greece Postpones Corvette Programme
Navy / Maritime

Greece Postpones Corvette Programme

Greece postponed the decision for the corvette programme. According to local sources, the Greek government plans to announce the date in early 2023.

Naval Group Offers Gowind Corvettes to Greece with ToT
Navy / Maritime Bilateral Relations

Naval Group Offers Gowind Corvettes to Greece with ToT

The Naval Group made an official announcement about the acquisition program for the new Hellenic Navy corvettes (3+1).

Greece Receives the ninth Rafale
Air Bilateral Relations

Greece Receives the ninth Rafale

Greece took delivery of the ninth Rafale aircraft it ordered for France.

Greek Talos Takes the Skies
Unmanned Systems

Greek Talos Takes the Skies

Greek companies carry out various unmanned aerial systems (UAS) programs. Talos, which developed in line with these efforts, conducted its maiden flight.

US Deploys Eight MQ-9 Reaper UAVs to Greece
Air Bilateral Relations Unmanned Systems

US Deploys Eight MQ-9 Reaper UAVs to Greece

The US has deployed eight MQ-9 Reaper UAVs to Larissa Air Base in central Greece, where a new American base is being created, specifically in the 110th Fighter Wing.

Greece Conducts MEDUSA 12 Naval Exercise
Navy / Maritime Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software

Greece Conducts MEDUSA 12 Naval Exercise

Greece continues to carry out multinational naval activities in its region. MEDUSA 12 Naval Exercise has started in line with these efforts.

Greece Received Two Brand New Rafales
Air Bilateral Relations

Greece Received Two Brand New Rafales

Hellenic Air Force (Polemikí Aeroporía/PA) added two more Rafale H3R fighter jets to its inventory.

RSAF Participates in the Eagle Eye 3 Drill in Greece
Air Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software Bilateral Relations

RSAF Participates in the Eagle Eye 3 Drill in Greece

The Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) takes part in the Eagle Eye 3 Manoeuvres from November 7 to 20 at Souda Airbase in Greece.

Naval Group Launches French Navy’s first FDI
Navy / Maritime Bilateral Relations

Naval Group Launches French Navy’s first FDI

The lead ship of the French Navy’s first defence and intervention frigate FDI class, also known as Belharra class Amiral Ronar’ch, was launched in Lorient.

UAE Sets Aerial Warfare Drill
Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software

UAE Sets Aerial Warfare Drill

UAE organises the Aerial Warfare and Missile Defence Centre 2022 drill at Al-Dhafra Air Base in the country.

Greece to Co-produce Leopard Tanks
Land Bilateral Relations

Greece to Co-produce Leopard Tanks

According to Die Welt, there are plans for Krauss-Maffei-Wegmann KMW to produce Leopard tanks with Greek company Metka.

Greece Received First Batch of Marder IFV
Land Bilateral Relations

Greece Received First Batch of Marder IFV

Greece and the U.S. have realised the swap agreement for Ukraine. Greece will deliver 40 BMP-1 IFVs to Ukraine and receive a minimum of 40 Marder.

Marder IFV to Greek Army
Land Bilateral Relations

Marder IFV to Greek Army

Greece is soon receiving the Marder Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) for Hellenic Army according to Defence Minister Nikos Panagiotopoulos’ statement.

Italian Fincantieri Signs MoU with the Greek Industry
Navy / Maritime

Italian Fincantieri Signs MoU with the Greek Industry

Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri announced on Wednesday that it had signed several Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a selection of potential new suppliers for the construction of four naval corvettes and the provision of In-Service Support (ISS) and Integrated Logistic Support (ILS).