List of historic aircraft of the Hellenic Air Force

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Aircraft and Helicopters Country Mission Version Number in service Entrance in service Retired Notes
Farman MF7 Longhorn.jpg Farman MF.7 France France
Henry Farman H.F.20 France France
Astra Hydroplane
Maurice Farman Hydravion France France
Airco de Havilland D.H.4  United Kingdom
RFC Nieuport IVG serialled B4.jpg Nieuport IV France France Nieuport IV G
Breguet 14 Kiew.jpg Breguet 14 France France Reconnaissance
Bomber
A2
B2
1917 After 1931 they were used for training roles
Airco D.H.9.jpg Airco de Havilland D.H. 9  United Kingdom Bomber 42 1918 1932 By 1926 six planes were converted to seaplanes
Gloster Mars VI Nighthawk  United Kingdom Fighter 1923 After 1935 they were used for training roles
Morane-Saulnier MoS 137 France France Trainer EP2 16
(by 1931)
1935
Blackburn Velos  United Kingdom
 Greece
Coastal Defence T.3/T.3A 12 1925 Beginning of World War II Developed for manufacture by EAF (KEA), it was the first war plane to be manufactured by that factory
Avro 504 by ndrwfgg.jpeg Avro 504  United Kingdom
 Greece
Trainer 504N
504O
seaplane version
6
(by 1925)
1925 Beginning of World War II During 1934–35 an unknown number of planes was manufactured by EAF (KEA)
Bristol Tourer.jpg Bristol Tourer  United Kingdom Trainer Bristol Type 81A 6 1925 1935
EAF(KEA) Chelidon  Greece Trainer, Reconnaissance 1 1927 1938 Built by EAF (later known as KEA)
Breguet 19 France France Reconnaissance
Bomber
A2
B2
41 1925 1940
RCAF - Armstrong Whitworth Atlas Mk.1 floatplane.jpg Armstrong Whitworth Atlas  United Kingdom
 Greece
Army Liaison 12 1929 1938 10 manufactured by EAF (KEA) with certain modifications.
Hawker Horsley Flying a.jpg Hawker Horsley  United Kingdom Bomber Mk II 6 1929 Beginning of World War II
HMS Furious-18.jpg Fairey III  United Kingdom Naval Reconnaissance Seaplane IIIF 10 1929
Morane-Saulnier MoS-147 France France Trainer EP2 20 1930 1937
Morane-Saulnier MS.230 La Ferte.jpg Morane-Saulnier MS-230 France France Trainer ET2 18 1930 Beginning of World War II
Amy Johnson jason india.jpg de Havilland Gipsy Moth  United Kingdom Trainer 1 1931
Potez 25 France France Reconnaissance
Bomber
A2 "Avion Grecque" 24 1931 1940
Avia BH-33  Czechoslovakia Fighter BH-33SHS 5 1935 1940
Avia B534.jpg Avia B-534  Czechoslovakia Fighter verze II 2 1936 1940
Avro 621 Tutor.jpg Avro Tutor  United Kingdom
 Greece
Trainer 80 1935 61 Built by KEA; 4 escaped to Egypt after the German invasion
Avro Prefect.jpg Avro 626  United Kingdom Trainer 1937 1941
PZL24 prototyp.jpg PZL P.24  Poland Fighter P.24F
P.24G
35 1937 1941
Gloster Gladiator.jpg Gloster Gladiator  United Kingdom Fighter Mk I
Mk II
1940 1941
Avro Anson  United Kingdom Trainer
Naval Cooperation
Mk I 12 1939 At least 5 escaped to Egypt after the German invasion
Blenheim1.jpg Bristol Blenheim  United Kingdom Fighter
Light Bomber
Mk I
Mk IV (Ελληνική παρτίδα)
Mk IV (RAF)
Mk V Bisley
6
9
19
31
1941
1939
1942
1943
1941

1943
1943
Dornier Do 22 Germany Germany Reconnaissance Seaplane – Torpedo-bomber Do 22 kg At least 8 1938 At least 1 escaped to Egypt after the German invasion
Potez 63.11.JPG Potez 633 France France Bomber B2 Grec 12 1938 1941
Fairey Battle.jpg Fairey Battle  United Kingdom Light Bomber Battle B.1 11 1940
Marcel Bloch MB.151 France France Fighter 9 1940 1941
Henschel Hs126.jpg Henschel Hs 126 Germany Germany Reconnaissance
Light Bomber
Hs 126K-6 16 1939 1941 At least 1 survived the German invasion and was used by Luftwaffe
Hurricane.r4118.arp.jpg Hawker Hurricane  United Kingdom Fighter Mk I
Mk II
Mk IIB
Mk IIC
1941 1944
Martin A-30A.jpg Martin Baltimore United States USA Bomber IV (A-30A) 79 1943 1946
Supermarine Spitfire Mk XVI NR.jpg Supermarine Spitfire  United Kingdom Fighter Mk VB/VC
Mk IX Lf/HF
Mk XVI
107
121
65
1943
1947
1949
1954
Boeing-Stearman NS-1-1936.jpg Boeing Stearman United States USA Crop duster Stearman Kaydet PT-13/PT-17 30 1945
Airspeed AS.10 Oxford 4.jpg Airspeed Oxford  United Kingdom Light Transport
Trainer
Mk I/Mk II 13 1945
Vickers Wellington.jpg Vickers Wellington  United Kingdom Reconnaissance Mk XIIΙ
T.10
19 1945 1947
Auster Mk III ExCC.jpg Taylorcraft Auster  United Kingdom Army Liaison A.O.P Mk III 23 1945 1953
T-6 Texan.jpg T-6 Texan United States USA Trainer T-6G At least 24 1946 1969
OY-2 Sentinel takeoff.jpg Stinson L-5 Sentinel United States USA Army Liaison 1946
DH 82A Tiger Moth - N81DH.jpg de Havilland Tiger Moth  United Kingdom Trainer D.H.82A Tiger Moth II 15 1946 1955
Avro Anson  United Kingdom Trainer Mk I
Mk XII
24 1947 Beginning of 1950's
Navion A side 20060729.jpg Ryan Navion United States USA VIP Transport L-17B 5 1948 1957
Curtiss SB2C col.jpg SB2C Helldiver United States USA Bomber SB2C-5 42 1949 1957
Greek T-33 Shooting Star 1.jpg T-33 Shooting Star United States USA Trainer T-33A 150 1951 2000
F-84g-51-1231-48fbg-chm-0853.jpg F-84 Thunderjet United States USA Fighter – Bomber F-84G 200 1952 1959
Greek North American F-86 Sabre Hellenic Flame 1.jpg F-86 Sabre United States USA Fighter F-86E Sabre
F-86D Sabre Dog
100
1954
1960
1965
1969
HAFm RF-84F 7103.JPG RF-84F Thunderflash United States USA Reconnaissance 1956 1991
War Museum Athens - F-84 Thunderstreak - 6737.jpg F-84F Thunderstreak United States USA Fighter – Bomber 150 1957 1983
De Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver (N130WA).jpg de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver Canada Canada Utility Transport L-20A 1 1956 1967
HAFm Sikorsky 035.jpg Sikorsky H-19 United States USA Utility Helicopter UH-19B/D 1958
Bell 47-OH-13 inflight bw.jpg Bell 47  Italy Utility Helicopter AB 47J-2 Ranger 1964 1985
F-104 Starfighter at the Athens War Mueum November 2013.jpg F-104 Starfighter United States USA Fighter – Bomber F-104G
TF-104G
RF-104G
146 1964 1993
Greek F-5A Freedom Fighter 1.jpg Northrop F-5 United States USA Fighter – Bomber F-5Α/Β
RF-5Α
NF-5A/B
1965 2001
TexasRanger-N206L.jpg Bell 206  Italy Utility Helicopter AB 206A Jetranger 5 1967 Only one remain in flying condition
Airforce Museum Berlin-Gatow 395.JPG Nord Noratlas France France Transport N.2501D 50 1967 1982
Hu16-N3HU-071022-13-12.jpg HU-16 Albatross United States USA Naval Cooperation Flying Boat 12 1969 1997
Greek F-102 Delta Dagger 1.jpg F-102 Delta Dagger United States USA Interceptor F-102Α
ΤF-102Α
20
2
1969 1977
Greek Dassault Mirage F-1CG special colors cheme 1.jpg Dassault Mirage F1 France France Fighter F.1CG At least 40 1975 2003

Note[edit]

Based on the listing of the Hellenic Air Force official website