Israel launches new anti-rocket system

PM Netanyahu says 'Magic Wand' system becomes operational on Sunday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2017, 12:03 PM

Answer to Hezbollah: Comprehensive air defense to be operational

In two weeks Magic Wand becomes operational, to provide enhanced security to threats against Israel at nationwide level.Mordechai Sones, 3/20/2017, 6:40 PM

Cruz: Boost Israeli aid against the Iranian menace

In a strong op-ed, former presidential candidate demands Obama reverse 'failure' and fully fund Jewish state's defense for Iranian missiles.Ari Yashar, 5/13/2016, 2:55 PM

Watch: Israel's Magic Wand 'unparalleled' in the world

Experts behind the successful final test of 'agile, lethal' defense system tout its 'next-gen' technology 'that doesn't exist elsewhere.'Yoni Kempinski, 12/21/2015, 5:15 PM

Magic Wand missile defense system passes final tests

Mid-range defense system against rockets to be fully operational in 2016.Koby Finkler, 12/21/2015, 12:44 PM

US-Israel Co-Production Deal for David's Sling Close

Israel's latest short-range ballistic missile defense technology may be one step closer to being actualized after weeks of negotiations.Tova Dvorin, 9/11/2015, 9:09 AM

Going Operational: US, IDF Begin Training 'Magic Wand' Operators

Magic Wand will provide an additional layer of protection against accurate short and medium range missiles. In other words: Hezbollah.Kobi Finkler, 6/29/2015, 1:04 PM

Congress Approves Millions in Extra Aid for IDF Missile Defense

Bipartisan move secures hundreds of millions in funds for Israeli short- and long-range missile defense systems.Ari Soffer, 6/14/2015, 10:37 AM

Watch: 'David's Sling' Missile Defense Test Successful

Short-range ballistic missile defense system successfully identifies targets, could be integrated into the military in 2016.Koby Finkler, 4/1/2015, 7:29 PM

US Lawmakers Call for Increase in Missile Defense Aid to Israel

Bipartisan request to House committee cites increased threat from Hezbollah, Iran; notes aid 'in America's interest'.Ari Soffer, 4/6/2014, 2:03 PM

US Defense Budget Increases Aid for Anti-Missile Systems

Amendments to 2014 budget Monday propose greater US-Israel cooperation on program, which boosts Israel's defense from regional foes.Tova Dvorin, 12/10/2013, 8:45 AM

David's Sling Test: 'Even the Americans Shed Tears'

'You could say that all of the systems worked perfectly'... 'It was an explosion you couldn't miss,' say elated experts. Watch the video.Gil Ronen, 11/20/2013, 8:20 PM

Israel, US Successfully Test New Missile Defense System

"David's Sling" designed to bridge the gap between long-range Arrow and short-range Iron Dome systems.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 11/20/2013, 10:45 AM

Watch IDF’s ‘Magic Wand’ at Work

For the first time, the Defense Ministry has released a video showing its Sharvit Ksamim system shooting down a rocket., 11/27/2012, 8:34 PM

Report: Obama Whittling Away Israel Missile Defense Aid

Washington Free Beacon: For second straight year, President seeks to cut funding to joint U.S.-Israel missile defense programs.Gil Ronen, 2/14/2012, 9:34 AM

U.S. Doubles Aid to Israel's Defense Systems

House and Senate Appropriations Committees approve $237 million in aid in 2012 to Israel's anti-missile systems.Elad Benari, 12/23/2011, 6:11 AM