Friday, April 8, 2016

November 8th 2015. Τhe Hellenic Air Force celebrates its patron Saint, Archangel Michael, with some bad ass jet decoration.


  1. I wonder what the Muslim Turks think of that?

  2. The painter must have felt like Michelangelo, applying that image to the bottom of a plane.

  3. Saint Michael the Archangel, defend us in battle;
    Be our protection against the wickedness and snares of the Devil.
    May God rebuke him, we humbly pray,
    And do thou, O Prince of the Heavenly Host, Cast into Hell Satan and all the evil spirits who prowl about the world seeking the ruin of souls.

  4. I'm reminded of a line from The Battle Hymm of the Republic -

    "He hath loosed the fateful lightning of His terrible swift sword:"