Israeli Air Force
The Israeli Air Force (IAF; זְרוֹעַ הַאֲוִויר וְהַחָלָל, Zroa HaAvir VeHahalal, "Air and Space Arm", commonly known as חֵיל הַאֲוִויר, Kheil HaAvir, "Air Corps") operates as the aerial warfare branch ...
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History of the Israeli Air Force
The History of the Israel Air Force begins in May 1948, shortly after the formation of the State of Israel. Following Israel's declaration of independence on May 14, its pre-state national institution...
History of the Israeli Air Force - Wikipedia
List of Israeli Air Force Munitions
This List of Munitions of the Israeli Air Force lists the missiles, bombs and related equipment in use by the Israeli Air Force since its formation.
List of Israeli Air Force Munitions - Wikipedia
Israeli Air Force flight academy
The Israeli Air Force Flight Academy trains aircrew to operate Israeli Air Force aircraft, qualifying fighter, helicopter and transport pilots as well as combat and transport navigators.The IAF flight...
Israeli Air Force flight academy - Wikipedia
1973 Syrian General Staff Headquarters Raid
36°13′29″E / 33.478131°N 36.224836°E / 33.478131; 36.224836 The 1973 Syrian General Staff Headquarters Raid was an aerial strike carried out by the Israeli Air Force on Octobe...
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Yom Kippur War
The Yom Kippur War, Ramadan War, or October War (Arabic: حرب أكتوبر‎ Ḥarb ʾUktōbar, or حرب تشرين Ḥarb Tišrīn; Hebrew: מלחמת יום הכיפורים‎ Milẖemet Yom HaKipurim or מלחמת יום כיפור Milẖ...
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William Salcer
William Zev Salcer (4 June 1924 (Neporadza) – 6 December 2006) was a Slovak-Jewish Holocaust survivor and inventor.
Salcer was born in the Slovak village of Neporazda to a wealthy family but was r...
Hatzerim Airbase
Hatzerim Israeli Air Force Base (Hebrew: בָּסִיס חֵיל-הַאֲוִויר חֲצֵרִים, Bsis Heil HaAvir Hatzerim) (ICAO: LLHB) is an air base of the Israeli Air Force in the Negev Desert on the west outskirts of B...
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Shaldag Unit
Shaldag (Hebrew: שלדג‎, Kingfisher), also known as Unit 5101, is an elite Israeli Air Force commando unit.
Shaldag was founded in 1974, in the aftermath of the Yom Kippur War, by Muki Betzer...
Operation Opera
Operation Opera (Hebrew: אופרה‎), also known as Operation Babylon, was a surprise Israeli air strike carried out on 7 June 1981, which destroyed an Iraqi nuclear reactor under construction 17 k...
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IAF Aerobatic Team
The IAF Aerobatic Team is the aerobatic display team of the Israeli Air Force. Until summer 2010 the team flew the IAI Tzukit, a variant of the French Fouga Magister manufactured under license by Isra...
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1973 al-Mazzah Airport Raid
36°13′29″E / 33.478131°N 36.224836°E / 33.478131; 36.224836 The 1973 al-Mazzah Airport Raid took place on October 13, 1973, and was one of a series of bombing raids carried ou...
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1977 Israeli Air Force Sikorsky CH-53 Sea Stallion crash
On May 10, 1977, an Israeli Air Force Sikorsky CH-53 Yas'ur helicopter crashed during an exercise in the Jordan Valley, killing all 54 on board (including the 10-member flight crew). The disaster beca...
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166 Squadron (Israel)
The 166 Squadron of the Israeli Air Force, also known as the Spark Squadron, is an Elbit Hermes 450 squadron based at Palmachim Airbase.
Air Intelligence Group
The Israeli Air Intelligence Group (Hebrew: להק מודיעין‎; also known as Lamdan, its Hebrew acronym) is a unit of the Israel Defense Forces Air Force. Like other IDF intelligence gathering bo...
131 Squadron (Israel)
The 131 Squadron of the Israeli Air Force, also known as the Yellow Bird Squadron, is a C-130E and KC-130H squadron based at Nevatim Airbase.
Nochi Dankner
Nochi Dankner (Hebrew: נוחי דנקנר‎; born 13 November 1954) is an Israeli businessman and investor. He was the controlling shareholder of the IDB Group. Dankner is also the founder and chairm...
Ovda Airport
Ovda Airport (Hebrew: נְמַל הַתְּעוּפָה עוֹבְדָה, Nemal HaTe'ufa Uvda) (IATA: VDA, ICAO: LLOV) is a military and civilian airport in Israel, located in the south of the country, about 60 km ...
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Operation Solomon
Operation Solomon (Hebrew: מִבְצָע שלמה, Mivtza Shlomo) was a covert Israeli military operation to airlift Ethiopian Jews to Israel in 1991. Non-stop flights of 35 Israeli aircraft, including Israeli ...
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