Greece orders Tecnam P2002JFs

The Greek Minister of National Defence Panos Kammenos, announced on July 5 that the Elliniki Polemiki Aeroporia (Hellenic Air Force) has ordered 12 Tecnam P2002JF trainer aircraft. The first four are due to join the Elliniki Polemiki Aeroporia in September 2018 and all 12 should have been delivered by the end of the year.

Greek technical staff will begin their training on the type with Tecnam in Italy on July 9, 2018, and that of the first flight instructors will start in September 2018. The Tecnams will replace Greece’s remaining Cessna T-41D Mescaleros that have been in service since 1970.