Monday, November 23, 2020

Topic: Greece

NATO partner nations to develop next generation medium helicopter

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) announced on 19 November that France, Germany, Greece, Italy and the United Kingdom have signed a letter of intent...

Greece to sign multi-million defense deal with France amid tension with Turkey

Last week, Greece announced its plans to acquire 18 French Rafale fighter jets to equip its air force. Greek officials reported about its plans to...

U.S. and Hellenic Navy completes maneuvering exercises amid Turkey row

U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Winston S. Churchill (DDG 81) executed maneuvering exercises with the Hellenic Navy in the Mediterranean Sea, amid...

Turkish missile-carrying fast attack craft seen close to Greek island

A Turkish Navy Yıldız-class fast attack craft equipped with what appeared to be Harpoon missiles was sighted several kilometers away from the Greek island...

Turkish intelligence drone spotted near Greek island of Rhodes

On 11 August, Turkish intelligence-gathering unmanned aircraft was spotted flying over the intermediate zone between the southwest of Turkey's coast and the Greek island of...

Greece Armed Forces on alert as tensions with Turkey heat up

Greece's Armed Forces were placed in a state of absolute readiness after the Turkish navy performed maritime exercises off the island of Rhodes as...

Greece awards contract to Israel’s Defense Ministry for lease several heavy drones

The Hellenic Ministry of National Defense has signed agreements with Israel’s Defense Ministry to lease several heavy unmanned aerial vehicles. The Israel Defense Forces announced...

A massive shipment of U.S. Army’s helicopters spotted in Greece

A massive shipment of the U.S. Army's Black Hawk and Apache helicopters was spotted in Volos, Greece. AH-64 Apaches, HH-60 and UH-60 Black Hawks from 3rd...

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U.S. Navy sends USS Barry guided-missile destroyer to South China Sea

The U.S. Navy sent the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52) to South China Sea to conduct maritime security operations and promote...

U.S. Air Force B-52H bombers conduct short-notice mission into Middle East

The U.S. Air Force announced that four B-52H Stratofortresses bombers assigned to the 5th Bomb Wing, Minot Air Force Base, N.D., conducted a short-notice,...

U.S. Army hosts live-fire demonstration of newly received M109A7 Paladins

The U.S. Army hosted a live-fire demonstration of their next-generation artillery system being manufactured by BAE Systems, according to a recent service news release. Troopers...

Switzerland receives offer to buy 5th generation F-35 jets

The Swiss Federal Office of Armaments received an official offer prepared by U.S. Government and Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier Lockheed Martin Corp. to provide...