On the 17th of July 1 formation consisting of 8 Turkish fighter aircraft in total, committed 1 infringement of the Air Traffic Regulations (ICAO) and 10 violations of the Hellenic National Airspace, 1 of which was National Territory overflights.
2 engagements ensued with the Hellenic Air Force interception fighters, while 4 of the Turkish aircraft were armed.

All violating aircraft were intercepted and identified, according to the relevant international rules and procedures.


Detailed Information on National Territory Overflights

At 12:27 , 4 Turkish aircraft overflew the Greek island Agathonisi flying at 800 feet.