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Drone’s Route Hints It Targeted Nuclear Reactor

The strange route of the enemy drone downed by the IAF indicates Israel may have diverted it from flying over the Dimona nuclear reactor. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/7/2012, 8:54 AM

UAV Fragments Similar to Iranian Drones

IDF suspects UAV downed over Hevron area was sent by Hizbullah, possibly for Iranian intelligence.Gil Ronen, 10/6/2012, 9:59 PM

MK Demands Answers for Unknown Drone Penetration

MK Michael Ben Ari refuses to praise the IDF for what he calls a 'serious security failure'Annie Lubin, 10/6/2012, 8:20 PM

Iran Tests Missiles, Unveils Drone

Iran has tested an array of anti-aircraft and anti-ship missiles and unveiled a new drone, the Revolutionary Guards announced Monday.Chana Ya'ar and AFP, 9/24/2012, 10:45 PM

Israeli UAV Kills Jihadi in Sinai – Report

Egyptian intelligence sources say terrorist Ibrahim Nasser was on a motorcycle, 15 km. from Israeli border.Gil Ronen, 8/26/2012, 5:36 PM

"We Never Dreamt of Such Achievements"

IAF Commander tells new UAV operators: "our expectations are in the sky."Arutz Sheva, 8/23/2012, 9:04 PM

Elbit to Supply So. American Client with UAV Fleet

Israeli firm signs contract in tens of millions of dollars for supply of Hermes 450, Hermes 900 UAVs.Gil Ronen, 8/5/2012, 6:37 PM

Boeing to Market Israeli UAVs

Israel’s Elbit Systems soars in the international market with a new agreement with Boeing to market the company’s Hermes UAVs. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/11/2012, 9:18 AM

IAF Holds UAV Squadron Competition

Participants competed in spotting targets, navigating within the country's borders, and locating missile launchers.Arutz Sheva, 7/7/2012, 11:43 PM

IDF Doubles Number of Lookouts on Egypt Border

Intelligence resources such as radar and UAVs have been multiplied several times over, says outgoing head of Field IntelligenceGil Ronen, 7/1/2012, 9:32 PM

IDF Hits Gaza Sniper Squad

Terrorist snipers fired at Israelis along the Gaza border over the past few days. UAV fires, hits them.Gil Ronen, 6/18/2012, 1:17 PM

With New Cameras, IAF Could Peek into the Ground

Hyperspectral camera could allow UAVs to detect hidden weapons and chemical agents.Gil Ronen, 6/11/2012, 11:59 AM

US Expanding Drone War in Yemen

US president Barack Obama signed off on a more liberal drone-strike policy in Yemen, but lawmakers are skeptical of targeting protocolsGabe Kahn, 4/26/2012, 6:49 PM

Report: Israel Buys Air Field on Iranian Border

Foreign Policy magazine reports Israel has purchased an Azeri airfield on Iran's northern border, prompting the U.S. to watch very closely.Chana Ya'ar, 3/29/2012, 2:16 PM

IDF's UAV Unit Expanding, Upgrading

Every active battalion is to have a UAV squad; Sky Rider unit will have its own officers' course.Gil Ronen, 2/12/2012, 8:20 PM

Yemen: Airstrikes, Assassinations, and Kidnappings

Post-Saleh Yemen is beginning to look like the Wild West as the new government and its US allies battle with Al Qaeda, tribesmen. Gabe Kahn., 1/31/2012, 10:54 PM

$5 Million UAV Crashes in Israel; No Injuries

An Israeli Air Force Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) crashed in central Israel Sunday morning on a test flight. No one was injured. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/29/2012, 11:39 AM

Colombia Identified as Secret UAV Buyer

Colombia has been identified as the mysterious buyer of Israeli Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) systems worth $50 million. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/24/2012, 10:01 AM

Turkey Claims Israel is Aiding Kurdish Rebels

Turkish intelligence agencies are claiming that Israeli drones recently spotted in Turkey are spying for the PKK.Elad Benari, 1/18/2012, 3:12 AM

Turkey Nearly Downs Israeli UAV

Report: Turkish army nearly downs an Israeli unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) after it is spotted spying on Turkish equipment.Elad Benari, 1/4/2012, 3:14 AM

Unidentified Country Buys Israeli UAV

An unidentified South American country has agreed to pay Israel’s Elbit Systems $50 million for its Hermes unmanned aerial system. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/3/2012, 11:46 AM

Report: IDF Used UAV to Catch 'Price Tag' Vandals

Border Police operated a UAV near Yitzhar to catch nationalists who might carry out 'price tag' in the act.Elad Benari, 12/19/2011, 12:14 AM

UAV Brought Down by Technical Problems

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Mike Rogers: Iran didn't down our drone. Technical problems did.Elad Benari, 12/14/2011, 5:13 AM

Video: Iran Presents the U.S. Drone it Shot Down

As it had promised to do, Iran presented video footage of the U.S. drone it shot down earlier this week.Elad Benari, 12/9/2011, 2:11 AM

Iran to Broadcast Footage of Downed US Drone

Footage of a downed US stealth drone will be broadcast by Iranian officials, who have invited Russia and China to inspect the craft.Gabe Kahn., 12/8/2011, 7:44 PM

U.S. Military Sources: Iran Has Our Missing Drone

The United States admits the drone which disappeared in Iranian air space is in the Islamic Republic's possession.Elad Benari, 12/6/2011, 8:16 AM

US Drone Strikes Kill Senior Haqqani Terrorist

A top Haqqani network terrorist, and ten others, were killed in UAV strikes as US envoy meets with Pakistani officials.Gabe Kahn., 10/14/2011, 12:50 PM

UAVs May Help Prevent Terrorists’ ‘Kidnap Deals’

The Israel military’s UAVs may help locate kidnapped soldiers and prevent terrorists from using captives as barraging chips. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/12/2011, 10:48 AM

Turkey UAVs Just Won't Fly Right

Turkey has grounded UAVs it bought from Israel, replacing them with a homegrown version - which keeps crashing.David Lev, 10/6/2011, 1:57 PM

Israel Exporting ‘Green Energy’ UAV

The IDF’s “green energy” unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) named the Birdeye runs on electricity and is being purchased by foreign armies. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/19/2011, 1:12 PM

Israel Unveils Haunting ‘Ghost’ UAV

A new Israeli silent “Ghost” UAV designed to haunt terrorists, and a new optical weapon were unveiled this week. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/7/2011, 1:09 PM

Israel-Hizbullah Tech Duel

Israel and Hizbullah are reportedly in a shadowy signals intelligence and communications technology duel.Gabe Kahn., 6/27/2011, 1:11 PM

CIA Building Gulf Air Base

America's great house of spies is building a classified airbase in the Gulf in the event anti-US factions come to power in Yemen.Gabe Kahn., 6/15/2011, 7:20 PM

Only in Israel: Dual Drone Op

For the first time, two different unmanned drones can be controlled simultaneously from the same control center. Israel’s Elbit Systems reports.Hillel Fendel, 2/13/2011, 5:12 PM

UK-Israel UAV Deal Censured

Pro-Arab group Amnesty International unhappy that British forces bought drones from Israel, which is teaching them how to use them.Gil Ronen, 1/16/2011, 5:47 PM

UAV Crashes in Gaza

An IAF unmanned aircraft crashed during an operational flight but was recovered by ground forces.Gil Ronen, 10/21/2010, 6:25 PM

See the New Hovering UAV

A video shows Israel's new UAV in action The Panther is a new revolutionary tilt-rotor unmanned aerial vehicle for tactical missionsYoni Kempinski, 10/10/2010, 1:03 PM

UAV Lifts Off Like Helicopter

Israeli Aircraft (IAI) has come up with a revolutionary “Panther” UAV that lifts off and lands like a helicopter and without needing a runway., 10/4/2010, 8:12 PM

Canada Brass Shops for UAVs

A Canadian military commander toured an Israeli Air Force base last week while holding talks with Israel's top military brass.Hana Levi Julian, 7/25/2010, 11:27 AM

Turkish Officials in Israel

A Turkish military delegation arrived Tuesday in Israel to pick up drones, despite rumors just a week ago that Ankara had canceled the deal.Hana Levi Julian, 6/22/2010, 8:41 PM

New UAVs Take to the Skies

The IAF puts its new UAVs to the test on the coastline as operators adjust to the latest model, which could reach Iran.Maayana Miskin, 6/6/2010, 8:02 PM

UN Slams US on Drone Attacks

The United Nations has criticized America's use of armed CIA drones to kill the Number 3 commander in the Al Qaeda terrorist group.Hana Levi Julian, 6/3/2010, 10:28 AM

New UAV Can Reach Iran

The Israeli Air Force Sunday launched a new “Eitan” unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) that can stay in the air 24 hours and can reach Iran. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/21/2010, 8:15 PM

Defense Sales Soothe Turkey

Barak’s visit to Turkey on Sunday advanced military sales to Ankara and soothed his host's country's ruffled feathers over a diplomatic row.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/17/2010, 6:28 PM

New UAV Successful Maiden Flight

Elbit's new unmanned aerial vehicle is faster, stronger, and more efficient. Watch its maiden flight.Yoni Kempinski, 12/15/2009, 7:28 AM

Israel Leads Unmanned Vehicles

Israel has become an international leader of the unmanned vehicles industry, in air, land and sea. Part 2 in a series.Yehezkel Laing, 11/11/2009, 9:36 AM