Israel’s exports of weapons and military technology fell slightly in 2010 and are expected to drop further in coming years, Israeli business newspaper The Marker reported on Tuesday. Quoting a senior defence official, the paper said figures for arms sales […]
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The Israeli cabinet on Sunday approved the appointment of a new armed forces chief at a time when Israel is forced to deal with political uncertainty in the Middle East. Major General Benny Gantz takes over from Lieutenant General Gabi […]
Elbit Systems has successfully performed a series of joint flight missions of its Hermes 450 and Hermes 900 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The two different UAS were controlled and operated from the same universal ground control station (UGCS), transmitting the […]
Israel Military Industries Ltd. (IMI) will participate in the 8th International Exhibition on Aerospace, Defense and Civil Aviation, February 9-13, 2011 at the Air Force Station Yelahanka, Bengaluru, India. During the exhibition, IMI will display the DELILAH Ground Launched (GL), […]
The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Armored Corps positioned along the Gaza Strip were recently equipped with IMI’s new High Explosive Multi-Purpose (HE-MP) M339 tank round (in Hebrew: Kalanit). The advanced tank round has been developed by IMI as a response […]
Israeli arms manufacturer Elbit Systems said on Wednesday it is to supply the Brazilian air force with unmanned aerial vehicles. The Hermes 450 drones will be supplied by Elbit’s Brazilian subsidiary, Aeroeletronica Ltd. The deal is part of efforts by […]
US and Israeli intelligence services collaborated to develop a destructive computer worm to sabotage Iran’s efforts to make a nuclear bomb, The New York Times reported Sunday. The newspaper quoted intelligence and military experts as saying Israel has tested the […]
The new anti-tank missile defense system, the Trophy, was recently used in a number of Armored Corps exercises. Five facts you didn’t know of the IDF’s new shield: 1. The Trophy, also known as ASPRO-A or Meil Ruach in Hebrew […]
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An IDF training includes mastery of Krav Maga,shooting a special forces training.
The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Home Front Command is about to complete the development of a system that would provide the civilians with early warnings of incoming missiles, local news service Walla reported on Monday. The system seeks to draw […]