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Hellenic Air Force - Elliniki Polemiki Aeroporia
339 Mira, 117 PM
Andravida air base
November 14-16, 2016




Photo report of the McDonnell Douglas F-4E(AUP) Phantom IIs of

117 Combat Wing
(Pteriga Machis - 117 PM)

339 'Aias' All weather Interception Squadron
(Mira Pantos Kerou - MPK)
339 MPK (no fin tip markings) is tasked with the all-weather interception role it is also the Phantom OCU (Operational Conversion Unit).
F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01526) is about to release its chute on the thumbs down from the ground crew
Dropping the chute
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom IIs (01520).
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01524, 01534 and 01526).
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01520 and 01618).
F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01618) has just released its chute.
The step and pre-flight checks.
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01512)
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (0152? and 01512)
F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01512).
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01520).
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01520).

F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01526) about to touch down.
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom IIs (01508, 71758 and 01520).
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom IIs (01512, 01618 and 01526).

F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01534). The four antennas on the top of the nose are part of the Identification Friend-or-Foe (IFF) system and are nicknamed ‘bird slicers’. They were fitted as part of the Peace Icarus 2000 avionics update program.
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01534 and ?).
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01504 and 01618).
F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01520).
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom IIs (01520 and 01526) and F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01528) in the engine test area.
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01508, 01520 and 71758).
Left to right: F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (71755).

F-4E(AUP) Phantom II (01526) over-shooting Kalamata the next day.