Military Representative of Lithuania

Brigadier General Edvardas Mažeikis

2004 - 2008

Name Edvardas
Surname Mažeikis
Date of birth 18 November 1961
Place of birth Lithuania, Papile
Marital status Married, wife Aukse
Daughters, Simona - 2002 and Justina – 2004
Education 1983 Military Pilot Academy (Ukraine, Cernigov)
1997 General Staff course in Bundeswehr Command and Staff College (Germany, Hamburg)
2003 National Defense University (USA, Washington DC) Masters degree in National security strategy resources
Current position Military Representative of Lithuania to NATO and EU since 6 September 2004
Appointments 1983-1991 Fighter pilot, Flight leader, Deputy Squadron Commander in 22nd Fighter Regiment of Soviet Air Force
1992-1995 Deputy chief of planning section LTUAF
1995-1997 Chief of operational department LTUAF
1997-2000 Commanding officer of the First LTUAF Air Base in Siauliai
2000-2004 Commander of Lithuanian Air Force
Promotions 1983 Lieutenant
1985 1st Lieutenant
1987 Captain
1991 Major
1995 Lieutenant Colonel
2000 Colonel
2004 Brigadier General
Flying experience 1500 hours
Aircraft types: L-39, MiG-23, F-16, L-410, An-2, Yak-52, W-35, Mi-2
Language Lithuanian, English, German, Russian
Decorations Darius ir Girenas medal
Lithuanian Armed Forces medal
Lithuanian Land Forces medal
Lithuanian Air Force Steal Wings
Latvian Air Force honorary medal