Events

On Tuesday, 23 November 2021, a ceremony was held, in the presence of the Chief of Hellenic Army General Staff, Lieutenant General Charalampos Lalousis, for the naming of the open track and field grounds of the Hellenic Military Academy (Evelpidon) in Vari, Attica, as “CHALARAMPOS KAMITSIS STADIUM”, in memory of Charalampos Kamitsis, PT Professor of the Hellenic Military Academy (Evelpidon) from 1960 to 1993.

From 01 to 04 November 2021, Higher Military Command of Interior and Islands “AEGEAS” Formations and Units conducted operational training in their Area of Responsibility with fires using all their weapon systems, including, among others, tanks (static and moving fires), Field Artillery, Armoured Personnel Carriers and Armoured Combat Vehicles, anti-tank and anti-air weapons, as well as small arms.

Field Exercise “TYFOEFS” was conducted on Friday, 18 November 2021, at the headquarters of the 873rd Fuel Depot in Menemeni, Thessaloniki, under the direction of C Army Corps/NRDC-GR “MEGAS ALEXANDROS”. FX “TYFOEFS” is an emergency response exercise, simulating conditions of a major accident.

The Hellenic Army General Staff, within the framework of the constant effort to upgrade the National Guard, organised the 3rd Panhellenic National Guard Marksmanship Games, which have been upgraded with new events. The goal of the games is to upgrade the operational capabilities of National Guard Units through the improvement of the fighting capability of National Guardsmen.