IDF holds multi-sector drill

The week-long widescale operation is taking place as a series of joint Israeli-United States  aerial exercises are also being held. By Erin Viner The military exercise is being held on…

IAF upgrades helicopter fleet

The Israel Ministry of Defense (IMoD) has purchased 12 CH-53K helicopters from Lockheed Martin. By Erin Viner The agreement was completed following inspection of the production line at to the…

Israel, US complete joint missile-defense drill

The Israeli Ministry of Defense (IMoD) announced the successful joint simulation training exercise was focused on protecting the State of Israel from ballistic threats. By Erin Viner The Israel Missile…

Israel’s greatest challenge is Iran

The assessment came from Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz during a briefing to members of the Knesset Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee. By Erin Viner “The State of Israel faces…

IDF, 5th Fleet begin Intrinsic Defender drill

The 10-day bilateral exercise is being held on Israeli territory and offshore in the Mediterranean and Red Seas. By Erin Viner The maritime drill, codenamed “Intrinsic Defender,” was launched with…

Congress approves funding of Israel’s Iron Dome

Allocation of $1 billion for the resupplying Israel’s anti-missile defense system, as well as $3.8 billion in defense aid for Israel in accordance with the 2015 Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)signed…

Israel holds multinational aerial drill

The Israel Air Force (IAF) is currently holding its biennial Blue Flag exercise with the participation of 7 other countries. By Erin Viner International military aircraft flew in from the…