Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis will be in attendance on Wednesday, March 25, to commemorate the national anniversary at the simple wreath-laying ceremony to be held (instead of a military parade) at 11:00 am at the Unknown Soldier’s Monument.
Also, as announced by the Maximos Mansion on Wednesday morning, there will be a Prime Minister’s message for the national anniversary.
During the wreath laying ceremony in honor of the heroes of the Revolution of 1821, over 4,000 Mirage 2000 / -5 Air Force fighter jets and 6 Army and Navy helicopters will pass over Syntagma Square.
At 11:30, at Guardian Watchtower 1 in Kastanias, Evros, a guard will be honored by the Flag Guard, recoiling the National Anthem and crossing a PA F-16 fighter pair, which will then fly over from Alexandroupolis, Kavala, Lemnos, Lesvos and Chios.
Transfers of F-16 fighter pairs will occur at the same time over:
– Thessaloniki, Kastoria, Ioannina, Corfu, Preveza, Aktio, Mesolongi,
– Chania, Kos, Rhodes, Kastelorizo, Karpathos, Kasos, Agios Nikolaos, Heraklion, Rethymnon,
– Patras, Tripoli, Sparta, Kalamata, Gythio, Pyrgos, Araxos,
– Larissa, Volos, Skyros, Samos, Psara, Kalymnos and Patmos.
At the same time, the pilot of the F-16 “Zeus” Individual Aircraft Demonstration Team in PA will send a message to the public during the flight.
source – kathimerini.gr