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Greek Air Force chooses Leonardo’s air defence radar technology

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How European countries stand on 2% of GDP defence spending

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Five new armament programs were approved by the Greek Parliament

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Greece proceeds with purchase of 20 Lockheed F-35 fighter jets

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Welcome to DEFEA

Α high-profile international defence exhibition where International companies present land, naval, aerospace, national and cyber security defence systems. DEFEA will take place 9th to 11th May 2023. It is organised under the auspices of the Hellenic Ministry of National Defence, with the cooperation of the Hellenic Manufacturers Association of Defence Material and is organised by ROTA Exhibitions Greece.

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Greek Air Force chooses Leonardo’s air defence radar technology

The radar will be deployed at the Nato Missile Fire Installation range in Crete, Greece. Leonardo has revealed that its multifunctional C-band radar has been selected by the Greek Air

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How European countries stand on 2% of GDP defence spending

Ever since NATO defence ministers agreed to spend a 2% GDP quota on their military budgets annually, it’s been a stick with which the big spenders can beat their frugal

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Five new armament programs were approved by the Greek Parliament

The Special Standing Committee on Equipment Programs and Contracts of the Hellenic Parliament was informed by the Minister of National Defense Nikos Panagiotopoulos and authorized the activation of five programs

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Greece proceeds with purchase of 20 Lockheed F-35 fighter jets

ATHENS, June 30 (Reuters) - Greece has sent an official request to the United States for the purchase of 20 Lockheed Martin-made F-35 fighter jets, the country's prime minister said

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Hellenic Parliament approves armament programs

A series of armament programs concerning all three branches of the Armed Forces were discussed and approved by the Special Standing Committee on Armament Programs & Contracts of the Hellenic

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Cyprus orders six H145Ms for its National Guard

Nicosia – The Government of Cyprus has signed a contract with Airbus Helicopters for the purchase of six H145Ms with an option for another six aircraft. The five-bladed helicopters will

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Greece’s First Unmanned Aerial Vehicle “Archytas” Ready for Service

Greece’s first unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) called “Archytas” is almost ready to start flights over the Greek islands and the border regions. The UAV is expected to substantially upgrade Greece’s

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Air force upgrade ongoing, F-35 interest strong

by Vassilis Nedos www.ekathimerini.com In addition to the self-evident value of the Mutual Defense Cooperation Agreement (MDCA) signed between Greece and the US, Athens is reportedly proceeding with a series

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PM confirms Greek interest in F-35s at White House reception

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Monday confirmed that Greece is eyeing the purchase of advanced US-built F-35 fighter jets and that a leading American defense contractor is seeking to invest

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Athens looking to UAVs to boost defense

by Vassilis Nedos, ekathimerini.com Amid the progress made by Turkey in drone technology, discussions have been ongoing in Athens to counter this threat, focusing on the supply of unmanned aerial

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Three programs approved by the Armament Committee

The Committee on Armament Programs and Contracts of the Hellenic Parliament approved the activation of the FMS Case financing program for the support of helicopters of American origin, the AH-64DHA,

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Greece and France Ink Frigates Deal

Greece and France signed on Thursday March 24th 2022, the deal for the procurement by the Hellenic Navy of three Belharra frigates, with an option for a fourth and six

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