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Meet Ori - a blind officer in the Israeli Air Force

Meet Ori - a blind officer in the Israeli Air Force

Ori was born blind, but that didn't stop her from fulfilling her dream of serving in the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/11/2019 09:57
Israel thwarted Iranian armed drone attack

Israel thwarted Iranian armed drone attack

IDF confirms strikes against Iranian targets after intelligence reports of planned attack on northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/08/2019 00:37
Watch: Special air show at IDF Air Force Base

Watch: Special air show at IDF Air Force Base

IAF Aerobatics team appears in skies above Hatzerim Air Force base, honoring graduation from flight course.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/06/2019 19:25
Canopy which detached during fighter jet flight found

Canopy which detached during fighter jet flight found

Canopy found in Judea region, after which it was transferred to air force authorities for further technical investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/01/2019 11:09
Emergency at 30,000 feet

Emergency at 30,000 feet

Israeli Air Force F-15 loses canopy during training flight, leaving two-member crew exposed to the elements.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2019 14:36
IDF strikes Hamas strongholds in retaliation for balloon bomb

IDF strikes Hamas strongholds in retaliation for balloon bomb

Israeli attack helicopters open fire on Hamas positions in Gaza Strip, after bomb-laden balloons launched into Israel via model airplane.David Rosenberg, 06/01/2019 17:53
US Air Force concludes international conference in Israel

US Air Force concludes international conference in Israel

Nations from all over the world converged on Israel this past week for a conference to study the F-35 fighter.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/11/2018 13:47
IAF looks to maintain strategic edge with 'Blue and White Flag'

IAF looks to maintain strategic edge with 'Blue and White Flag'

IDF hosts air units from six nations at 'Sky Angels' rescue training operation, while IAF works to maintain air superiority in parallel op.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/11/2018 16:43
Israel grounds F-35 squadron

Israel grounds F-35 squadron

Israel joins nations all over the world in grounding F-35 fleet after the jet's first-ever crash in September showed a systems malfunction.Tzvi Lev, 11/10/2018 20:21
'Syria bombing was like finding a needle in a haystack'

'Syria bombing was like finding a needle in a haystack'

Senior air force officer describes Thursday morning's air assault on Syria, says Israel kept Russia and US apprised of all the details.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 10/05/2018 21:25
Syria: Israeli forces attacked Damascus-area base

Syria: Israeli forces attacked Damascus-area base

Assad regime confirms claims by opposition group that Israeli aircraft hit government arms depot near Damascus.David Rosenberg, 09/01/2018 11:53
Israel gears up for 'Blue Flag'

Israel gears up for 'Blue Flag'

Israel Air Force hosts largest international aerial training exercise in nation's history.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/11/2017 21:09
IAF hits Syria after missile attack on Israeli aircraft

IAF hits Syria after missile attack on Israeli aircraft

Syrian anti-aircraft missile battery opens fire on Israeli aircraft; IDF destroys missile battery in response.David Rosenberg, 16/10/2017 13:16
IDF returns grounded Apache helicopters to service

IDF returns grounded Apache helicopters to service

IDF decides to return its Apache fleet to service after fatal crash in August.Tzvi Lev, 25/09/2017 13:31
'A brave pilot and a leader'

'A brave pilot and a leader'

Major General Amikam Norkin takes command of Israeli Air Force, replacing Amir Eshel after four decades of service.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2017 19:09
Report: Israeli Air Force strikes Damascus

Report: Israeli Air Force strikes Damascus

Arab media claims Israeli fighter jets struck Syrian army positions near Syrian capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2017 08:21
'There is no air force better than ours'

'There is no air force better than ours'

Prime Minister Netanyahu visits the Tel Nof air force base, praises Israel's Air Force.Hezki Baruch, 18/08/2016 04:13
Watch Israeli air show - from inside the cockpit

Watch Israeli air show - from inside the cockpit

Get a firsthand look at the Independence Day air show, in 360 degree!Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2016 12:51
Hezbollah's response to Kuntar to come from Syria

Hezbollah's response to Kuntar to come from Syria

Associates of Lebanese terror group also suggest Israel should fear Russia's response if it continues activities in Syria.Cynthia Blank, 27/12/2015 10:29
Report: Israel strikes Hezbollah targets in Syria

Report: Israel strikes Hezbollah targets in Syria

Arab media report that Israel launched airstrikes in the Qalamoun region of Syria.Uzi Baruch, 27/12/2015 01:09
IAF Aerial Salute Over Israel Begins

IAF Aerial Salute Over Israel Begins

A flyover across Israel as well aerobotic demonstrations at Air Force bases will be held on Independence Day between 9:40 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.Orli Harari, Cynthia Blank, 23/04/2015 09:26
YU Lecture to Feature Documentary on IAF

YU Lecture to Feature Documentary on IAF

Documentary about makings of Israeli Air Force to be screened with Producer Nancy Spielberg at YU's Hillel Rogoff Annual Memorial Lecture., 31/03/2015 04:42
Deif Tells Nasrallah: Let's Join Forces

Deif Tells Nasrallah: Let's Join Forces

Elusive al-Qassam Brigades chief sends condolence letter to Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah for Hezbollah members killed in IAF strike.Cynthia Blank, 22/01/2015 09:50
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
IAF Pilots Jailed for Storing Maps on Smartphones

IAF Pilots Jailed for Storing Maps on Smartphones

Fourteen pilots court-martialed for storing documents, maps on smartphones; authorities stop potential for security breach.Tova Dvorin, 05/02/2014 20:06