Events

From 21 to 23 February 2024, within the framework of the Greece – France cooperation, a delegation of Career NCO School Officers under its Commandant, Brigadier General Ioannis Korelis, visited the National Active NCO School of France [Ècole Nationale des sous-Officiers d’Active (ENSOA)].

The delegation was briefed on the French School's organisation, mission, and training, was given a tour of the accommodation buildings, the sports and training facilities, and attended training activities. During the visit, the two sides also specified training activities that can include delegations of students from the two countries, respectively.

 

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From 19 to 23 February 2024, Field Exercise “PAVLOS MELAS-24” was conducted in the Dendrohori Range in Kastoria by Artillery Second Lieutenants, Class of 2023, of the Basic Second Lieutenant Training Course and Career Sergeants, Class of 2023, of the Basic Career Sergeant Training Course.

On Friday, 23 February 2024, the Chief of Hellenic Army General Staff, Lieutenant General Georgios Kostidis, accompanied by the Commanding General of the Supreme Military Command of Interior and Islands "AEGEAS”, Lieutenant General Emmanouil Theodorou, visited the Area of Responsibility of the 5th Airmobile Brigade “V MERARHIA KRITON” and the Reserve Infantry Officers School.


During the visit, the Chief was briefed on the Formation's mission and operational and training activities, as well as the training provided by the School. He then gave a short address, provided guidelines to the personnel, and stressed the importance of their mission.

 

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On Saturday, 17 February 2024, the Hellenic Military Academy (Evelpidon) participated with a delegation of 3 cadets in the XV Commando Half Marathon Competition in Poland, which was organised by the Military University of Technology of Poland.

Participants included cadets from Armed and Security Forces Academies from Greece, Latvia, Norway, Ukraine, Poland, and Romania. The Hellenic Military Academy (Evelpidon) won 1st place in teams.

 

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From 05 to 15 February 2024, the Career NCO School conducted winter training – bivouac training in Pertouli, Trikala.


The training, which also involved personnel and assets of the 1st Army Aviation Brigade “KILKIS LAHANAS”, included, among others, small echelon exercises, close quarter battle, survival techniques, use of the one rope bridge, drop zone organisation, and injured soldier aeromedical evacuation.

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