Chronological Listing of Hellenic Air Force

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F-16
Losses and Ejections

Date Air Force A'cft Unit / Serial based crashed crew photo seat
26th November 1992
HAF
F-16C 137 330 MPK   Printak
killed
ACES II
15th July 1993
HAF
F-16C Block 30K 135
88-0135
330 Mira Training mission. Aegean Sea off Skiros island Pilot ejected safely   ACES II
15th July 1994
HAF
F-16C   135 111 PM       ACES II
6th June 1995
HAF
F-16D 149 330 MPK       ACES II
6th October 1995
HAF
F-16C 142 346 MPK       ACES II
Tuesday
23rd September 1997

HAF
Lockheed Martin F-16C Fighting Falcon 131 330 MPK crashed in the Aegean Sea Pilot missing.
No evidence of ejection
  ACES II
13th November 2000
HAF
Lockheed Martin F-16C
Block 30 Fighting Falcon
123 330 MPK Crashed in the Pagasitic Gulf near Volos Pilot killed   ACES II
26th June 2001
HAF
F-16C 110 330 MPK       ACES II
4th June 2003
also seen as 2nd

HAF
F-16C block 30   111 PM
Nea Anhialos AFB
Suspected bird ingested into the engine. Crashed 3 n.miles from the base into a field near Volos soon after takeoff on a training flight captain Pliatsikas Theodoros ejected safely and airlifted to the HAF 251 hospital for  check-up by an air force rescue helicopter   ACES II
Thursday
14th October 2004
14:57

HAF
F-16D Block 30 146 346 MPK
Nea Anchialos air base
Crashed in the Pilion area  near Pilio mountain, central Greece, while returning to the Air Base. Wreckage found near the  village of  Agios Taxiarhis Squadron leader Ioannis Kommatas

Flight lieutenant Athanasios Sioutas
 

Flight Officer
Giorgos Andonopoulos


Flight Officer  Giorgos Likoudis

Who was in which aircraft ACES II
Thursday
14th October 2004
14:57

HAF
F-16D Block 30 147 346 MPK
Nea Anchialos air base
ACES II
13th May 2005
HAF
F-16C   111 PM successful dead stick landing at the Lemnos Island International Airport     ACES II
Tuesday
23rd May 2006

HAF
F-16C
Block 52
514
99-1514
343 Mira
Souda Air Force base, Crete
In collision with Turkish F-16 Fighter jet over the southern Aegean Sea 50 km away from Rhosos Island, 8 miles north of Karpathos Island. Turkish pilot ejected and recovered by boat Greek pilot Flight Lieutenant Konstantinos "Costas" Iliakis killed ACES II
Wednesday 5th December 2007
HAF
F-16C
Block 52
99-1516 337 Mira
110 Mahis
Larissa Air Force Base.
Night training mission. Crashed into  the sea north of the island of Alonissos, in the
northwestern Aegean
Flt. Lt. Athanasios Batsaras
killed
body recovered by Turkish Frigate
  ACES II
 

Mira = Squadron
Mahis = Combat Wing
Pterix =Wing
MAE (Mira Arhikis Ekpedefsis) = Basic Training Squadron
MPK ( Mira Pantos Keroy) = All Weather Squadron)

  Mira = Squadron

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