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LORA ballistic missile firing trial completed successfully

LORA ballistic missile firing trial completed successfully

IAI successfully completes operational dual firing trial with LORA weapon system; trial held in open sea to demonstrate capabilities.Mordechai Sones, 02/06/2020 17:01
Cybersecurity: Israel Aerospace Industries collaborates with Mellanox Technologies

Cybersecurity: Israel Aerospace Industries collaborates with Mellanox Technologies

Mellanox to join Israeli Cyber Companies Consortium led by IAI to develop unique tech for investigating & handling cyber incidents.Arutz Sheva, 16/01/2020 10:32
Passenger plane's engines catch fire mid-flight

Passenger plane's engines catch fire mid-flight

United Airlines flight from San Diego to Chicago makes emergency landing in Albuquerque after passenger witnesses engine on fire.Gary Willig, 16/12/2019 16:46
Dramatic landing: Plane lands without front wheels

Dramatic landing: Plane lands without front wheels

Myanmar pilot manages to land without plane's front wheels, saving the lives of passengers and crew.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2019 13:58
IAI signs massive weapons deal

IAI signs massive weapons deal

Israel Aerospace Industries will supply missile defense systems to the tune of $550 million to an undisclosed country in Asia.Ezra Sanders, 30/10/2018 17:28
Israel Aerospace Industries to supply India Barak 8 missiles

Israel Aerospace Industries to supply India Barak 8 missiles

IAI will supply Barak 8 missiles to seven Indian Navy vessels. Liberman: 'IAI is a national asset. It must be maintained and strengthened.'Mordechai Sones, 24/10/2018 17:22
Israel Aircraft Industries CEO appointment approved

Israel Aircraft Industries CEO appointment approved

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman 'confident Nimrod Sheffer will lead IAI professionally and creatively to challenges of tomorrow.'Ido Ben Porat, 05/09/2018 10:55
Man makes hoax bomb threat to delay his flight

Man makes hoax bomb threat to delay his flight

A Frenchman running late for his flight from London to Los Angeles tried to delay it by calling police to say there was a bomb on board.Uzi Baruch, 19/08/2018 12:09
Liberman: 'More America than America'

Liberman: 'More America than America'

Defense Minister tweets picture of self 40 years ago just before aliyah to Israel, calls Israel 'land of unlimited possibilities'.Mordechai Sones, 18/06/2018 18:50
Passengers forced to evacuate Israel-bound plane

Passengers forced to evacuate Israel-bound plane

Jet leased by Israir fills with smoke on tarmac at Budapest airport, leads to emergency evacuation from plane.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/03/2018 10:40
Israeli invention provides aircraft missile defense

Israeli invention provides aircraft missile defense

Lightweight system adapted to each aircraft deals with multiple threats simultaneously; can be reeled back to plane or discarded.Mordechai Sones, 28/02/2018 15:00
71 killed as Russian plane crashes near Moscow

71 killed as Russian plane crashes near Moscow

Plane carrying 71 crashes near Moscow. Witnesses report 'burning airplane' falling from the sky. 'No survivors,' say Russian officials.Tal Polon, 11/02/2018 16:10
'I'm going via the wing'

'I'm going via the wing'

Ryanair passenger exits plane via emergency exit, sits on wing while waiting to disembark.Chana Roberts, 03/01/2018 08:16
US refuses entry to Israel Aerospace Industries CEO

US refuses entry to Israel Aerospace Industries CEO

The US refused entry to Israel Aerospace Industries CEO Yossi Weiss over espionage concerns.Tzvi Lev, 26/10/2017 22:48
Passenger forced to pay $1145 after flight overbooked

Passenger forced to pay $1145 after flight overbooked

Woman claims airline refused to allow her to board plane, forced her to return nine days late. Judge orders woman to compensate airline.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/10/2017 15:04
El Al flight grounded after crack discovered in window

El Al flight grounded after crack discovered in window

Shortly before departing from London to Tel Aviv, a crack was discovered in a window of one of El Al’s two new 'Dreamliners.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/10/2017 10:41
Two Israeli satellites launched into space

Two Israeli satellites launched into space

Environmental research satellite Venus and military observation satellite OPSTAT-3000 were both developed by Israel Aerospace Industries.Kobi Finkler, 02/08/2017 06:48
'Relations can be improved - regardless of the Palestinians'

'Relations can be improved - regardless of the Palestinians'

Defense Min. says attempts to renew political talks with PA should not be linked to desire to strengthen ties with Arab states.Mordechai Sones, 05/06/2017 18:34
Israel to provide India with missile defense systems

Israel to provide India with missile defense systems

Israel Aerospace Industries to supply air and missile defense systems for Indian naval ships as part of $630 million deal.Elad Benari, 22/05/2017 04:05
Watch: Plane crashes near a highway and explodes

Watch: Plane crashes near a highway and explodes

A plane crashes near a highway as onlookers are stunned., 04/05/2017 13:54
Plane loses wheel, makes emergency landing at Sarasota airport

Plane loses wheel, makes emergency landing at Sarasota airport

Small plane lands safely in Florida after pilot discovers left rear wheel is missing.Chana Roberts, 30/04/2017 08:03
Unexpected passenger boards Alaska flight

Unexpected passenger boards Alaska flight

Passengers on a flight between Alaskan cities were in for a surprise, after it was announced that a 'loose snake' was hiding on board.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/03/2017 13:54
Son of elected official arrested

Son of elected official arrested

Police arrest two other suspects in Israel Aerospace Industries corruption affair, including son of senior official.Mordechai Sones, 22/03/2017 09:29
Eurowings flight makes emergency landing in Kuwait

Eurowings flight makes emergency landing in Kuwait

Bomb scare forces Eurowings flight to land in Kuwait, reports mistakenly write Oman Air instead of Eurowings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/01/2017 11:11
Black box from Russian plane crash found

Black box from Russian plane crash found

The Russian defense ministry announced that one of the two black boxes of the Russian jet that crashed in the Black Sea has been found.Tal Polon, 27/12/2016 11:58
Israel produces new anti-drone system

Israel produces new anti-drone system

Israel Aerospace Industries prepares for growing threat with Drone Guard, system to detect, identify and disrupt hostile drones.Matt Wanderman, 08/06/2016 17:35
IAI awarded two mega contracts

IAI awarded two mega contracts

IAI awarded multimillion dollar contracts from Boeing and Lockheed Martin to build parts for Boeing 777x and Lockheed Martin F-35s.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2016 13:49
Israel's gas fields to receive Barak Dome

Israel's gas fields to receive Barak Dome

Following series of successful tests, Israeli offshore gas interests to receive advanced missile defense system to protect for all threatsRaphael Poch, 31/12/2015 08:16
IAI to Provide Four Warships to African Country

IAI to Provide Four Warships to African Country

Super Dvora Mark 3 ships to be built in Be'er Sheva, supplied to the yet-unnamed power in 2016.Uzi Baruch, 31/03/2015 11:51
IAI Employees Pose for 'Satellite Selfie'

IAI Employees Pose for 'Satellite Selfie'

'We looked up exactly on the specific minute in which the satellite passed over our heads at an altitude of 600 kilometers.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/01/2015 08:10
AirAsia Flight Disappears Over Indonesia

AirAsia Flight Disappears Over Indonesia

162 people on flight to Singapore which never arrived at its destination; air and sea rescue effort launched.Tova Dvorin, 28/12/2014 09:33
Israel, India Successfully Test LRSAM Missile

Israel, India Successfully Test LRSAM Missile

Surface to air missile is to be fitted on Indian ships as the main defense weapon against missiles and aircraft.Arutz Sheva, 10/11/2014 20:17
New Plant for Producing F-35 Aircraft Wings Opened

New Plant for Producing F-35 Aircraft Wings Opened

$2.7B deal between Israel, US for F-35 production kicks off; Defense Minister insists it proves a strong bond with US despite arguments.Orly Harari, 04/11/2014 14:10
Grenade Safety Catch Found on Plane

Grenade Safety Catch Found on Plane

Israeli passengers, authorities suffer scare after grenade safety catch found on plane at Ben-Gurion airport; investigation launched.Tova Dvorin, 14/02/2014 09:04
Ya'alon: 'Israel is a Military Superpower'

Ya'alon: 'Israel is a Military Superpower'

Defense Minister presents Israeli military tech at Singapore International Air Show, including updated drone technologies.Tova Dvorin, 11/02/2014 12:01
Israeli Military Exports Reach Record High

Israeli Military Exports Reach Record High

Israel broke records for military product exports in 2012, skyrocketing sales by some $2 billion, but a repeat performance is not expected.Chana Ya'ar, 24/07/2013 11:09
Group of 100 Yeshiva Students Kicked Off NY Plane

Group of 100 Yeshiva Students Kicked Off NY Plane

A group of 101 yeshiva students and their eight accompanying chaperones were kicked off a flight from New York to Atlanta.Riva Tzvi, 04/06/2013 16:32
Missiles Target Russian Passenger Plane Over Syria

Missiles Target Russian Passenger Plane Over Syria

Unidentified assailants fired two land-to-air missiles at a Russian passenger plane carrying over 150 people when it flew over Syria.Arutz Sheva staff, 30/04/2013 08:29
IAI Wins $300 Million Brazilian Contract

IAI Wins $300 Million Brazilian Contract

Israel Aircraft Industries has won a contract worth $300 million to build airborne refueling system for the Brazilian Air Force.David Lev, 17/03/2013 18:30
Air India Jet 'Bumps Place' At JFK Airport

Air India Jet 'Bumps Place' At JFK Airport

An Air India passenger jet clipped a parked airplane at New York's John F. Kennedy Airport Saturday but no one was hurt. Arutz Sheva staff, 10/03/2013 10:37
Plane From NY Blows Tires, Veers Off NJ Runway

Plane From NY Blows Tires, Veers Off NJ Runway

A United Express airplane from New York blew four tires as it landed at Newark Liberty International Airport and veered off a runwayRachel Hirshfeld , 22/01/2013 16:18
US Plane Forced to Make Emergency Landing in Iran

US Plane Forced to Make Emergency Landing in Iran

A small U.S. commercial plane was forced to make an emergency landing in Iran earlier this month, Mehr news agency reported Sunday. Rachel Hirshfeld , 30/12/2012 20:16
Israeli Heron UAV Passes Latin America Flight Test

Israeli Heron UAV Passes Latin America Flight Test

Israel's Heron UAV has passed its latest flight test, a long-range mission across the Andes.Chana Ya'ar, 25/10/2012 12:02
Second United Flight Makes Emergency Landing in NJ

Second United Flight Makes Emergency Landing in NJ

A second United Airlines plane departing from Newark International Airport in the last two days was forced to make an emergency landing. Rachel Hirshfeld, 20/08/2012 14:18
'Al Qaeda Training for Attack Using Model Plane'

'Al Qaeda Training for Attack Using Model Plane'

Spanish authorities released a video that they claim shows Al Qaeda terrorists training for a bombing attack using a model plane.Rachel Hirshfeld , 13/08/2012 14:27
Woman Forced to Sit in Back of Plane Sues El Al

Woman Forced to Sit in Back of Plane Sues El Al

A woman is suing El Al for gender discrimination after she was forced to switch her seat in order to accommodate an ultra- Orthodox man.Rachel Hirshfeld , 13/08/2012 11:21
IAI Moves Up First Full-Scale Arrow-3 Test

IAI Moves Up First Full-Scale Arrow-3 Test

Israel Aerospace Industries announces it will soon hold the first full-scale test fire for the Arrow-3 missile.Elad Benari, 07/08/2012 05:12
Swastika Over Jersey Shore Promotes Peace?

Swastika Over Jersey Shore Promotes Peace?

The International Raelian Movement defended its display of a swastika over NJ beaches, claiming it was trying to send a peaceful message. Rachel Hirshfeld, 26/06/2012 19:43
Switzerland Eyeing Israeli UAVs

Switzerland Eyeing Israeli UAVs

Israel's Elbit Systems and IAI are competing against one another to win a contract to build UAVs for Geneva.Gabe Kahn, 04/05/2012 00:16
$1.6b IAI Asian Arms Deal Not w/ India

$1.6b IAI Asian Arms Deal Not w/ India

A massive $1.6 billion arms deal between the IAI defense firm and an Asian client was thought to be with India. But it's not.Chana Ya'ar, 15/01/2012 09:47
India Playing 'Both Sides' with Israel, PA

India Playing 'Both Sides' with Israel, PA

India is sitting on the diplomatic fence, signing an arms deal with Israel and reaffirming a "strong commitment" to the PA cause. Chana Ya'ar, 12/01/2012 10:14
Turkey UAVs Just Won't Fly Right

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, 06/10/2011 13:57
IAI, Airbus in Spy Plane Deal

IAI, Airbus in Spy Plane Deal

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) on Monday signed a deal with Europe's Airbus for the development of a flying radar station.David Lev, 21/06/2011 20:53
Israeli Tech Heading to Paris

Israeli Tech Heading to Paris

At next week's Paris Air Show, Israel will, once again, put on display some of the groundbreaking defensive and weapons systems developed here.David Lev, 15/06/2011 11:17
Israel's High Quality Satellite

Israel's High Quality Satellite

IAI presents OptSat 3000 - the third generation of optical observation satellite. Here's looking at you, Ahmadinejad!Yoni Kempinski, 16/11/2010 08:26
Final Gulfstream Jet in Tests

Final Gulfstream Jet in Tests

A third Gulfstream G250 business jet has begun the series of tests that will determine whether it will pass final muster as an IAI aircraft. Hana Levi Julian, 06/07/2010 13:17
Boeing 787 Dreamliner Flies

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Flies

U.S. airplane manufacturer Boeing has successfully flown the new 787 Dreamliner, days after the maiden voyage of Israel Aerospace project G250.Malkah Fleisher, 16/12/2009 12:41