MILITARY Archive

Israel’s War Against The Iranian Missiles Threat

David’s Sling air-defense system   By Gideon Israel faces two major Iranian threats: Nuclear or chemical warheads launched form Iran, targeting heavily populated Israeli cities. Barrages of thousands of missiles at a time, equipped with conventional …

Why Israel Needs The F-35 Fighter Aircraft

By Gideon Israel originally wanted a different fighter, and pressed the USA for F-22EX aircraft, in order to maintain the IAF’s traditional requirement of regional air superiority. Ultimately, America’s shut-down of its F-22 program removed that …

The Modern Israeli Navy

In the picture: A Dolphin Class Israeli submarine By Gideon The days when the Israeli navy was neglected and all the attention was given to the Israeli massive ground forces, and the large air force, are over. …

Israel – The Nuclear Policeman

Israel’s ballistic missile Jericho This article is based on publicly available information including the videos posted below. By Gideon “There are no winners just losers” is one of the most common phrases used when discussing a global …

What happened to Dakar?

By Gideon September 1, 2015 There were plenty of people who were upset with the Israeli Defense Forces in January 1968 – Some wanted revenge: Just seven months earlier, the USS Liberty, an electronic intelligence-gathering …

The Savage

According to the reputable military magazine janes.com, the IDF has finally revealed details of the missile-firing Pere (‘Savage’), which was developed in the wake of the 1973 war, when Israeli military planners realized that the …