Thousands of Gazans try to break into Israel

Mob of approximately 20,000 Gazans riots along the border with Israel. IAF carries airstrikes in Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/5/2018, 8:14 PM

IAF in report to Russians: We did not hide behind Russian plane

Israel says shooting down of Russian plane is "tragic," resulted from "use of advanced weapons by irresponsible entities."Arutz Sheva, 9/23/2018, 5:40 PM

Air Force Commander briefs Russia on Syria op

IAF Commander goes to Russia, shows counterpart Iranian activity in Syria, details of alleged IAF attack in Latakiya.Arutz Sheva, 9/21/2018, 3:15 PM

Putin: Downing of Russian plane appears to be accident

Russian president says downing of Russian plane wasn't deliberate, will discuss incident with Netanyahu.David Rosenberg, 9/18/2018, 4:52 PM

Israel: Syria, not IDF shot down Russian plane

IDF acknowledges strike in Syria - but says downed Russian plane was accidentally hit by Syrian missiles after Israeli jets had left.David Rosenberg, 9/18/2018, 3:33 PM

IAF marks planes that destroyed Syrian nuclear reactor

Pilots who carried out the attack in Syria in 2007 posted the symbol of the operation onto the planes that took part in the mission.Kobi Finkler, 9/7/2018, 6:10 AM

IDF attacks more than 140 Hamas targets

More than 150 rockets launched at southern Israel. Woman seriously injured by rocket in Eshkol.Elad Benari, 8/9/2018, 6:50 AM

Photos: IDF strikes targets in Gaza

IDF releases aerial photos of 12 targets struck by the IAF in Gaza in retaliation for rocket attacks on Israel.Elad Benari, 8/8/2018, 11:18 PM

First woman becomes an Israeli flight squadron commander

The new flight squadron commander enlisted in 2003 to the 151st IAF pilots' course and graduated as a cargo aircraft pilot.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 9:13 PM

Justice Minister's husband steps out of the shadows

Justice Minister Shaked joins her husband on his last flight as an IAF pilot, offers congratulations on social media.Hezki Baruch, 8/5/2018, 7:09 PM

IAF squadrons to conduct exercise, test out Ramon Airport

The training exercise by the IAF begins a sequence of test runs at the airport before it opens up to international customers.Jonathan Benedek, 7/30/2018, 11:50 AM

'The Syrians got the message'

MK Yoav Kisch: "We conveyed a message that Israel will not allow an enemy aircraft to infiltrate its territory."Benny Tocker, 7/26/2018, 5:15 AM

Photos: Hamas headquarters before and after IDF attack

IDF publishes aerial photographs of three Hamas headquarters in Gaza before and after they were destroyed by the IDF.Ben Ariel, 7/22/2018, 6:10 AM

IDF attacks 60 targets in Gaza

Following border riots and sniper attack on IDF soldiers, IAF demolishes three Hamas compounds.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/21/2018, 9:08 PM

Young pilots meet with 93-year-old veteran

Graduates of latest pilot course meet one of the air force's founders and one of its first pilots, 93-year-old Danny Shapira.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2018, 8:20 AM

IAF gets new 'Adir' aircraft

Three additional F-35I aircraft arrive at the Nevatim Airbase and will soon begin taking part in operational activity.Ido Ben Porat, 6/25/2018, 12:06 AM

IAF fires warning shots at Gaza kite terrorists

Incendiary kites, balloons, cause 26 fires in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2018, 9:37 PM

Gaza terror organizations: We will respond by force

Gaza organizations threaten to exact revenge against any IDF attack on Gaza.Dalit Halevi, 6/21/2018, 12:38 AM

Watch: Israel Air Force hits Gaza terrorists

Israeli aircraft target Hamas positions across Gaza Strip in retaliation for wave of balloon bomb, terror kite attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2018, 9:08 AM

IDF attacks 9 Hamas targets in Gaza

Responding to arson terror and explosive kites and balloons, IAF fighter jets strike nine targets in northern Gaza.Elad Benari, 6/18/2018, 5:54 AM

IAF attacks Hamas observation post in Gaza

IAF attacks Hamas post near location in Gaza from which incendiary balloons were launched earlier.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/15/2018, 9:17 PM

Watch: Rescuing teenagers from Arava disaster

IAF video shows soldiers rescuing teens trapped in disastrous flash flood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/9/2018, 10:52 PM

IDF attacks 5 more Hamas targets in Gaza

IAF attacks five targets in military compound belonging to Hamas' naval force.Kobi Finkler, 6/3/2018, 6:21 AM

IDF attacks 65 targets in Gaza

Israel Air Force attacks 65 targets belonging to Hamas in Gaza. Iron Dome intercepts rockets over southern Israel.Elad Benari, 5/30/2018, 4:05 AM

DM: We destroyed another terror tunnel

IAF aircraft strike underground Hamas terror infrastructure as well as two military targets that belong to its naval force.Elad Benari, 5/23/2018, 7:40 AM

'100 missiles were shot at our aircraft'

Head of IAF reveals 'Syria fired more than 100 missiles at our aircraft; The Iranians fired 32 rockets at Israel, four were intercepted.'Kobi Finkler, 5/22/2018, 9:56 AM

Israel to host the air forces of the world

About 20 air force commanders from different countries will participate in special conference marking 70th anniversary of State and IAF.Mordechai Sones, 5/21/2018, 6:27 PM

IDF attacks Hamas’s naval force in Gaza

Palestinian Arab media report four dead in Israeli attack on naval base in Gaza.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/28/2018, 12:01 AM

Watch: Two Israeli Air Force F-15 'Baz' dogfight over Tel Aviv

Jewish jets rehearse for Israeli Independence Day air showMordechai Sones, 4/17/2018, 10:59 PM

Iranian drone which infiltrated Israel was armed with explosives

IDF reveals that Iranian drone which infiltrated Israel in February was tasked with attacking Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/13/2018, 8:19 PM

IAF attacks Hamas compound in Gaza

IAF fighter jets target Hamas military compound in Gaza. Terrorists open fire toward Israeli aircraft, triggering rocket sirens.Elad Benari, 4/12/2018, 3:47 AM

IDF attacks Hamas target in Gaza

IDF strikes terrorist target belonging to Hamas in retaliation for infiltration attempt and placing of explosive devices on border fence.Kobi Finkler, 4/9/2018, 6:29 AM

IAF attacks Hamas target in southern Gaza

Israel Air Force attacks Hamas terror target in retaliation for incident in which border fence was damaged.Elad Benari, 3/25/2018, 4:01 AM

Watch: US soldiers train in Israel with IDF

IDF and US Army satisfactorily conclude Juniper Cobra 2018 joint exercise between IDF and US Army European Command.Mordechai Sones, 3/22/2018, 12:50 PM

Watch: Israeli pilot speaks about Syria raid

Arutz Sheva spoke to one of the IAF pilots who took part in the attack on the nuclear reactor in Syria in September of 2007.Yoni Kempinski, 3/21/2018, 5:00 AM

This is how the nuclear reactor in Syria was destroyed

Military censor clears for publication details of the 2007 bombing of a nuclear reactor in Syria.Kobi Finkler and Yoni Kempinski, 3/21/2018, 5:00 AM

IDF attacks Hamas target in Gaza

IAF fighter jets attack Hamas target in central Gaza in response to explosive device that was detonated near the border.Elad Benari, 3/18/2018, 3:02 AM

Israeli F-16 crash caused by human error, IAF says

Flight crew failed to engage in evasive maneuvers following missile launch, IAF internal report claims, leading to downing of F-16 fighter.David Rosenberg, 2/25/2018, 8:45 PM

Major A. returns to his squadron

Navigator who was injured in incident near Syrian border accompanied by IAF commander in his first flight back.Uzi Baruch, 2/20/2018, 6:00 AM

IAF: F-16 shoot down was 'operational failure'

Investigation into loss of F-16I during operation over Syria on Saturday suggests pilot could ordinarily have evaded aging S-200 missile.David Rosenberg, 2/16/2018, 9:28 AM

IAF commander tells wounded pilot he 'made the right decision'

IAF Commander Amikam Norkin praises wounded pilot for deciding to eject, says he 'saved his navigator's life and his own life.'Ido Ben Porat, 2/12/2018, 8:11 AM

Al Qaeda leader praises Israeli strike on Syria

Senior jihadist commends Israel for striking Syria during Saturday flare-up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2018, 7:19 PM

'The squadron is ready and prepared'

Lieutenant Colonel L., commander of the 113 Squadron of the IAF, is the pilot who intercepted the Iranian drone on Saturday morning.Uzi Baruch, 2/11/2018, 6:00 AM

PM Netanyahu: Iran violated Israel's sovereignty

Israeli UN Amb. Danon, PM Netanyahu, say Iran proved Israeli warnings correct, promise not to tolerate violations of Israel's sovereignty.Chana Roberts, 2/10/2018, 9:27 PM

Report: Syrian base was used 'as if it were Iran's own'

Syrian base attacked by IDF was used by Iranian forces 'as if it were their own' for several months, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2018, 8:33 PM

IAF Chief of Staff: Syrians have a lot of nerve to fire at us

Israel 'seriously damaged' Syria's air defense system, IAF Chief of Staff says.Uzi Baruch, 2/10/2018, 8:08 PM

Rivlin to injured pilot: Thank G-d you came home

Israeli President Rivlin receives briefing on IAF operation, speaks to injured pilot.Uzi Baruch, 2/10/2018, 7:30 PM

Condition of seriously injured IAF pilot improves

2 IAF pilots injured after F-16 shot down Saturday. One pilot in serious but stable condition, second lightly injured, doctors say.Uzi Baruch, 2/10/2018, 6:50 PM

IDF strikes Hamas targets

Following Friday night rocket attack, Israel Air Force strikes two Hamas targets in southern Gaza.Orly Harari, 2/4/2018, 12:17 AM

IAF attacks Hamas post in Gaza

Israel Air Force hits observation post belonging to Hamas in northern Gaza in retaliation for earlier rocket fire directed at Israel.Elad Benari, 2/2/2018, 2:47 AM

IAF first: Female pilot appointed flight squadron commander

Air Force Commander Maj. Gen. Amikam Nurkin appoints Major T. to position of aviation squadron commander.Mordechai Sones, 1/16/2018, 9:56 PM

Israeli Air Force attacks terror infrastructure in Gaza

Israeli fighter plans attack terrorist infrastructure in Gaza. Security agencies announce closure of Gaza-Israel crossing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2018, 11:26 PM

IAF attacks terror infrastructure in Gaza

Fighter jets attack central terrorist infrastructure in Gaza following series of rocket attacks on southern Israel.Elad Benari, 1/4/2018, 1:25 AM

Jerry Seinfeld spotted at Israeli air force base

American Jewish comedian drops in at Israel Air Force base following shows in Tel Aviv.David Rosenberg, 1/2/2018, 12:28 PM

IDF attacks Hamas compound in Gaza

Following rocket attack on Gaza Belt, Israeli aircraft attack military compound belonging to Hamas in southern Gaza.Elad Benari, 1/2/2018, 2:14 AM

1st Bedouin in IAF pilot's course

First Bedouin soldier joins IAF's exclusive pilot course as IDF works to ensure better integration of minorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2018, 2:35 PM

'Iran is playing with the lives of Gaza residents'

IDF spokesman says Israel retaliated for rocket fire, emphasizes Iran is playing with the lives of Gaza's residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/31/2017, 12:40 AM