George Lazarou is a former Hellenic Air Force helicopter pilot, honourably discharged with the rank of Major. He has served as a Search & Rescue pilot and instructor for more than 20 years. His flight experience is more than 3.500 hours in multi-crew and single-pilot helicopters, accident free. He is fluent in Greek, English and Italian.
His flying experience includes being a Flight Instructor and Charter Pilot for Superior Air and before that , flying for the Hellenic Air Force Search & Rescue operations and CSAR missions (Sea & Land) , being a Hellenic Air Force Flight Instructor & Functional Test Pilot, performing MedEvac missions ,Patrol and VIP escort missions , Transportation of Heads of State with HAF VIP Helicopters ,Air Fire-fighting coordination missions and Civil Protection missions