IMoD unveils combat/hi-tech program

The Directorate of Defense Research and Development (DDR&D) at Israel’s Ministry of Defense (IMoD) and Elbit Systems unveil the “Edge of Tomorrow” program to train “IDF soldiers of the future.”…

Israel to build high-power laser interceptor

Israeli Minister of Defense Benny Gantz has approved the allocation of a multi-million shekel budget for the development and production of the “Iron Beam” high-power laser system designed to intercept…

Israel signs largest-ever defense deal with Czech Republic

Israeli Ministry of Defense (IMoD) Director General Maj. Gen. (Res.) Amir Eshel and Czech Deputy Minister for Armaments and Acquisition Lubor Koudelka signed the $520 million GTG (government-to-government) agreement in…

New Israeli laser downs UAVs

The Israeli Ministry of Defense (IMoD) has announced the successful completion of its first-ever series of interception tests using a new airborne, High-Power Laser Weapon System (HPL-WS). According to statement…

Israel, Greece sign record defense pact

Israel and Greece have signed their biggest-ever defense procurement deal to date. The agreement includes a $1.65 billion contract for the establishment and operation of a training center for the…

Israel’s premier spy satellite becomes operational

The Israeli Defense Ministry has announced that the nation’s newest electro-optical Ofek-16 satellite is now operational. The IDF Visual Intelligence Unit 9900 will now assume responsibility for the latest atmospheric…