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Air force press releases

A Decade Since the Flyover over Auschwitz

Everyone who gathered in the office of the Commander of the IAF remembers that moment well: dressed in uniform, standing as one, gazing towards the gates of the death camp Auschwitz, Birkenau in Poland, their hearts filled with immense pride. They eagerly await the roar of the engines of the F-15 planes that will cut […]

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Air force press releases

Rescuing At All Costs: Unit 669

The name 669, the search and rescue unit of the IAF, is a name synonymous with uncompromising professionalism. Nonetheless, the beginning of the unit was quite different and is the product of one of the most difficult times in IDF history: The Yom Kippur War Lior Estline In the period preceding the Yom Kippur War […]

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Military news

IAF attacks terrorists in the northern Gaza Strip

Overnight, Israeli Air Force (IAF) aircraft targeted a terror activity site in the northern Gaza Strip, confirming a direct hit. 

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Military news

IAF is getting prepared for Hercules J

IAF 'Hercules’ units arrived at a U.S airbase in order to get a closer look at the 'Hercules J’, the future cargo aircraft of the IAF. Aside from its significant technological advantages, you have to know how to deal with a smaller cockpit, train new aerial team members and get used to a whole other […]

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Military equipment

New cameras for IAF

The IAF is examining a new camera which will allow UAV aircrafts to collect information invisible to the human eye. The IAF hopes that the camera will assist in uncovering underground bunkers which are camouflaged with vegetation.