Royal Hellenic Air Force ranks

This article contains the rank insignia of the Royal Hellenic Air Force (until 1973).

Officer ranks[]

Equivalent
NATO code
OF-10 OF-9 OF-8 OF-7 OF-6 OF-5 OF-4 OF-3 OF-2 OF-1 OF(D) and student officer
Kingdom of Greece Kingdom of Greece Royal Hellenic Air Force OF-10.svg Hellenic Air Force OF-9.svg Hellenic Air Force OF-8.svg Hellenic Air Force OF-7.svg Hellenic Air Force OF-6.svg Hellenic Air Force OF-5.svg Hellenic Air Force OF-4.svg Hellenic Air Force OF-3.svg Hellenic Air Force OF-2.svg Hellenic Air Force OF-1A.svg Hellenic Air Force OF-1B.svg No equivalent
Marshal of the air force
Αιθεράρχης
Air Chief Marshal
Πτέραρχος
Air Marshal
Αντιπτέραρχος
Air Vice-Marshal
Υποπτέραρχος
Air Commodore
Ταξίαρχος
Group Captain
Σμήναρχος
Wing Commander
Αντισμήναρχος
Squadron Leader
Επισμηναγός
Flight Lieutenant
Σμηναγός
Flying Officer
Υποσμηναγός
Pilot Officer
/Acting Pilot Officer
Ανθυποσμηναγός

1 The rank was instituted in the 20th century for King George II, and was held only by his successors, King Paul and King Constantine II.

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