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 […]
The U.S. Army denies Israeli media reports that the U.S. has purchased Iron Dome, the Israeli-made, U.S.-financed missile-defense system that some observers say saved thousands of lives in the recent Gaza conflict. “News reports about a sale of Iron Dome […]
Credits US Support in Race To Outrun Surging Threats
New interest has arisen among foreign countries in purchasing the Iron Dome missile defense system. Countries like Poland, Ukraine and South Korea have all expressed interest in purchasing the system, but the US has once again taken the lead and […]
The Iron Dome missile defense system would be unable to fully protect Israel against a massive missile attack by Hezbollah, a senior defense official warned Thursday. “Ben-Gurion International Airport would have to be shut down from early on in the […]
LE BOURGET, France (AP) — Israel’s “Iron Dome” is heading to the seas, the maker of the rocket-blocking defense system says. State-owned defense contractor Rafael wants to leverage the system’s much-vaunted success in protecting Israeli civilians in this summer’s Gaza […]
RAFAEL unveils at Euronaval the C-DOME – close-in weapon system that provides a defensive shield for naval surface vessels, against multiple simultaneous ripple attacks. RAFAEL is extending the Iron Dome Counter-Rocket, Artillery and Mortar defense system to the maritime domain, […]