Supreme Air Force Council

Members

    1. Lt. Gen. Georgios Blioumis, HAFGS Chief
    2. Lt. Gen. Themistokles Bourolias, HTAF Chief
    3. Lt. Gen Georgios Fasoulas, HNDGS Chief of Staff 
    4. Lt. Gen. Georgios Karadimas, HAFGS Inspector General
    5. Maj. Gen. Petros Chatziris, HAFGS Deputy Chief
    6. Maj. Gen. Konstantinos Kellaris, HAFTC Commander
    7. Maj. Gen. Stergios Tsilikas, HAFGS D’ Branch Director
    8. Maj. Gen. Georgios Vagenas, HAFSC Commander
    9. Maj. Gen. Georgios Kyriakou, HAFGS B’ Branch Director
    10. Maj. Gen. Dimosthenis Grigoriadis, HTAF Deputy Chief
    11. Maj. Gen. Antonios Vasileiou, HAFA Commander
    12. Maj. Gen. Antonios Panidis, HAFGS A’ Branch Director
    13. Maj. Gen.Georgios – Aristeidis Agorogiannis, HNDC Deputy Commandant
    14. Maj. Gen. Vasileios Papachristou, HTAF Chief of Staff
    15. Maj. Gen. Dimitrios Hatzigeorgiou, HNDGS Medical Dte Director
    16. Maj. Gen. Panagiotis Kostopoulos, HAFGS Medical Dte Director
    17. Maj. Gen. Georgios Gavriilidis, HAFGS Finance Directorate Director
    18. Maj. Gen. Christos Tellidis, HNDGS C’ Branch Director
    19. Maj. Gen. Konstantinos Kleniatis, HAFSC Chief of Staff
    20. Maj. Gen. Anastasios Chalvatzis, NMAA Commander
    21. Maj. Gen. Dimitrios Boznos , HAFGS C’ Branch Director

    Supreme Air Force Council Jurisdiction

    The Supreme Air Force Council undertakes any matter, subject to the legislation in force. Especially, it takes decisions or estimates according to the standing stipulations to the following issues.

    • Organization and structure of the Air Force Branch, according to the personnel and material distribution, based on the principles of the law in force.
    • Air Force Branch Operations doctrine, and general direction provisions for war plans, combat dispositions plans, training, recruitment, support and security.
    • Discipline and Interior Administration
    • Armament projects, the manning of construction and support facilities, based on their operational expediency and necessity.
    • Air Force Budget plans and programme of Public Investments, prior to their configuration in the Ministry of Defence headquarters, and their approval from the Minister of Defence, after the Defence Council consideration.
    • Allocation of credits finally given to the Branch.
    • Positioning, promotions, retirements and officers claims for unfavourable assessment.
    • Recall to active service from reservist officers and discharge from duty.
    • Propositions for bestowal of honour rewards.
    • Draft bills, prescriptive decrees and regulations which refer to the Air Force Branch.

    Supreme Air Force Council Constitution

    The Supreme Air Force Council is distinguished according to its constitution to Plenum Council, Basic Constitution’s and Closed membership (core).

    The Plenum Council composed by:

    • The Chief of the Air Force General Staff, as President
    • All the permanent in active service Lieutenant General Pilots and Major General Pilots, who serve in organization posts of the Air Force and the National Defence General Staff, as members.

    The Basic Constitution’s Council composed by:

    • The Chief of the Air Force General Staff, as President
    • The Chief of the Tactical Air Force
    • The Deputy Chief of the Air Force General Staff
    • The two senior permanent in active service Major General Pilots, who serve in organization posts of the Air Force and the National Defence General Staff, and
    • The senior Major General Engineer, as members.

    If there is a Lieutenant General Pilot as Deputy Chief to the HNDGS, he participates in the Council in place of one Major General Pilot, who is assigned by the Chief of the Air Force General Staff.

    The Closed membership Council (Core) composed by:

    • The Chief of the Air Force General Staff, as President
    • The Chief of the Tactical Air Force
    • The Deputy Chief of the Air Force General Staff and
    • A Major General Technician or Major General Doctor (Medicine), as long as there are subjects within their jurisdiction, as members.

    The Air Force Councils of Plenum and Basic Constitution are in quorum when at least 2/3 of the members are present, the Closed membership Council itself when the president and two members are present.