Thessaloniki: Impressive images from the “Typhoon” readiness exercise
the tactic excercise after troops “TyphoonWas held at its headquarters 873 ΑΒΕΚ (Fuel Supply Base Warehouse) in Menemeni of Thessaloniki under his direction 3rd Army Corps “Alexander the Great”.
As announced on Tuesday by General Staff of the Army (GS), the exercise took place last Thursday 18 November.
The aim was to train executives to deal with emergencies in conditions that adapt to a major accident.
The exercise included scenarios of evacuation of buildings after an earthquake, firefighting in, part of a building falling as a result of seismic vibration, leakage of dangerous liquids and gases, dismantling of staff and transport to hospitals, collection of overturned vehicle and aircraft.
The exercise was attended by its commander 1st Army “Achilles”, Lieutenant General Petros Demestihas, as a representative of the Chief of General Staff, the commander of the DG Army Corps. “Alexander the Great”, lieutenant general Anastasios Spanos, its representative Of the Region of Central Macedonia, του Municipality of Thessaloniki, της Civil Protection of Of the Region of Central Macedonia and his Municipality of Thessaloniki, του ΕΚΑΒ, των Hellenic Petroleum as well as supreme and senior officers of Armed forces and of Security Forces.