Daily Archives: December 7, 2011

IAF Adopts Technology Designed to Prevent Bird Strikes

The Israel Air Force recently installed a radar station on Israel’s northern border; the bird radar is designed to prevent collisions between aircrafts and flocks of birds. Motivated by safety concerns, the IAF hopes the bird radar will prevent future … Continue reading

Posted in Facts & Figures

IAF Targets Terrorist Squads Prior to Rocket Launches

A short while ago, IAF aircraft targeted two terrorist squads that were preparing to launch rockets at IDF soldiers from two different locations within the northern Gaza Strip. Successful hits were identified, preventing the rocket launches. The IDF will not … Continue reading

Posted in Airforce, Press Releases, Southern Command