The Hellenic Air Force participated in the yearly NATO exercise Bold Avenger 2009. The exercise took place in Denmark between the 14th and 25th of September. A total of 11 countries participated plus a NATO E-3 AWACS. The number of fighter aircraft involved was nearly 50.
The exercise is aimed at improving cooperation between NATO member states and to fine tune the skills of NATO air crews. Greece was represented by the Air Force’s 347 SQN (Perseus) flying F-16 Block 50 aircraft.