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Hellenic Air Force F-16 Demo Team "Zeus"

Hellenic Air Force F-16 Demo Team

With great pleasure we introduce you the Hellenic Air Force F-16 Demo Team "Zeus" participating in Athens Flying Week 2014.

 

The F-16 demonstration team "ZEUS" displays HAF's airpower to the public in Greece and abroad and acts as ambassador for Greece, demonstrating the professionalism and the skills of all pilots in the Hellenic Air Force.  

 

    The team's goals is to Provide morale within the Air Force, sister services and to the Greek community, to Inspire and recruit Greece's best to join the service, Strengthen and grow public trust and confidence in the Hellenic Air Force and Retain the quality force we currently have.

 

    Team's callsign during the Demo Flights is "Zeus", representing the father of the Olympian Gods of the Ancient Greek Mythology. The aircraft used for the performance of air shows is an F-16C Block 52+ .

 

Demo Pilot

Captain (P) Georgios Androulakis

Captain (P) Georgios Androulakis is Display Pilot and Head of the HAF F-16 Demo Team "Zeus". He joined the Hellenic Air Force Academy in 1997. In 2002, he was assigned to 116CW/335SQ in Α-7E Corsair ΙΙ and in 2004 to 115CW. Since 2005 he is assigned to 115 CW/343SQ in F-16 Block 52+. He has a flight experience of more than 2000hours, 1500 on the F-16.

 

Hellenic Air Force F-16 Demo Team

Please click on the image above to view the details of the Hellenic Air Force F-16 Demo Team "Zeus" Demonstration.

 

Air Show Maneuvers

 

    The Demo Team's F-16 aircraft has the capability, depending on the weather conditions and base height of clouds in that area to perform 3 different air show maneuvers programs, High, Low or Flat. More specifically :

 

    High Show Maneuvers

  • Minimum height of cloud base 7000 feet above the ground (AGL), horizontal visibility 5 km.

    Low Show

  • Minimum height of cloud base 2500 feet above the ground (AGL), horizontal visibility 5 km.

    Flat Show

  • Minimum height of cloud base 1500 feet above the ground (AGL) and horizontal visibility 5 km.