Israeli, Greek Governments Set to Sign Expansive Defense Deal
Israel and Greece are set to sign a wide-ranging $1.68 billion security agreement that includes the procurement of 10 M-346 (Lavi) aircraft and the establishment of a flight school.
The Greek government approved the deal ahead of the signing, the Defense Ministry said Tuesday in a press release.
The agreement, which will be signed by both defense ministries, includes the establishment and operation of a flight school for the Hellenic Air Force by Elbit Systems. It also includes the maintenance of T-6 aircraft (Efroni), as well as the provision of simulators, training and logistics support. The deal will span more than 20 years, the Defense Ministry said. (JPost / VFI News)
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