Israel shuts down airspace over the Golan Heights, ordering civil aircraft to stay out of the area, following the strike that killed six Iranian military officials and six Hezbollah men. Israel has reportedly deployed an Iron Dome battery in the […]
Iranian officials are touting the efficiency of a new national missile defense system that has been dubbed Iran’s “real Iron Dome,” a reference to the joint U.S.-Israeli missile shield that protects the Jewish state from incoming terrorist rockets. Tehran also […]
The Iranian desire to acquire nuclear weapons involves several political and military scenarios, including the oft repeated desire to “annihilate” the state of Israel. However, Supreme Leader Khamenei has made it clear that even without nuclear weapons, he intends to […]
If the summer war with Hamas in Gaza proved anything, it was the role the Iron Dome anti-missile system played in minimizing civilian deaths in Israel and keeping the war from escalating in response to greater casualties. But while Israel enjoyed the tactical advantage afforded by this technological marvel, Hamas, for its part, wasn’t just sitting idly by. It was learning how to beat it.
Following cross-border fire, missile defenses stationed near Beersheba, Netivot; IDF spokesperson declines comment
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems says IAF prepping to accept the system, jointly developed with US firm Israel’s Rafael Advanced Defense Systems has developed a system that is capable of intercepting rockets and missiles beyond Israel’s borders a senior official told […]
After the US Navy’s successful battle laser tests, a former Israeli air force chief says the system may be a more potent, faster, and less costly alternative to anti-missile arsenals like Iron Dome, Israel Defense reported.
The bill includes $521.3 billion for Defense Department operations, and $63.7 billion for overseas operations.
JERUSALEM, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) – Israel’s U.S.-funded David’s Sling missile defense system is about to be deployed for an intensive trial period before becoming operational, the military said. The system, jointly developed by Israel’s Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. and […]
November 18, 2014: The U.S. Army has purchased an Iron Dome anti-rocket battery from Israel, mainly for evaluation purposes. The Americans want to see if Iron Dome would be worth getting for deployment in Iraq and Afghanistan, where American troops […]