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Watch: Israel's latest air combat innovations

Watch: Israel's latest air combat innovations

Rafael unveils new systems for combat aircraft at Paris Air Show, enabling real-time attack, navigation and intelligence capabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2019 15:33
Watch: German army tests Israeli Spike missiles

Watch: German army tests Israeli Spike missiles

Annual German army drill ends with launching of 54 Spike missiles from Rafael with 100% success rate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2019 15:57
David's Sling weapon system passes test

David's Sling weapon system passes test

Defense Ministry 'Homa' Department and US MDA successfully complete interception tests of Magic Wand weapon system advanced version.Mordechai Sones, 19/03/2019 17:01
Watch: RAFAEL Spike missile launch test

Watch: RAFAEL Spike missile launch test

SPIKE NLOS is a 30 km Precision Guided Missile, part of the 5th generation electro-optical SPIKE Family.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2019 14:56
Rafael to supply Australian Army 5th generation Spike missiles

Rafael to supply Australian Army 5th generation Spike missiles

Rafael and Australia's Varley sign agreement for joint production lines to supply Spike missiles and other systems to Australian Army.Mordechai Sones, 22/08/2018 13:57
 TROPHY missile defense system sold to US army

TROPHY missile defense system sold to US army

Israeli-developed system to protect tanks from missiles and rockets sold to US army for use in Abrams tanks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/06/2018 22:44
Latvia purchases Rafael's Spike missile systems

Latvia purchases Rafael's Spike missile systems

To date, Rafael has sold more than 29,000 Gil missiles to 29 countries.Mordechai Sones, 14/02/2018 11:18
IDF orders thousands of shoulder-fired infantry rocket launchers

IDF orders thousands of shoulder-fired infantry rocket launchers

Israeli army expands arsenal of MATADOR infantry rocket launcher system, purchasing thousands from Rafael corporation.Kobi Finkler, 30/01/2018 12:34
Indian CoS: We'll likely revive missile deal with Israel

Indian CoS: We'll likely revive missile deal with Israel

Indian army and government discussing ways to revive deal to buy Spike anti-tank guided missiles from Israel, says India's military chief.Ben Ariel, Canada, 12/01/2018 22:14
Watch: Iron Dome Knocks Drone Out of the Air

Watch: Iron Dome Knocks Drone Out of the Air

The Iron Dome missile defense system is also effective against drones, tests by Rafael, maker of the system, showed.Koby Finkler, 13/07/2015 22:00
Officials Investigating Possible Chemical Leak

Officials Investigating Possible Chemical Leak

Officials said that they were investigating a possible chemical leak at a facility of Israel Military Industries (Rafael) in Kiryat Bialik.Moshe Cohen, 12/07/2015 21:12
US Army Buys Its First Iron Dome from Israel

US Army Buys Its First Iron Dome from Israel

US apparently won over by performance of anti-missile system in Gaza war; move may mean Iron Dome to be covered by US defense budget.Ari Yashar, 03/11/2014 08:38
Israel Struggling to Sell Iron Dome

Israel Struggling to Sell Iron Dome

Israel's key missile defense system is unique in the arena of global defense - but politics and cost are preventing investors from buying.Tova Dvorin, 07/10/2014 09:24
IDF Gets New Iron Dome Battery

IDF Gets New Iron Dome Battery

The IDF receives an eighth Iron Dome battery which will improve Israel’s ability to defend residents from rocket attacks.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/07/2014 23:51
Iron Dome To Receive Numerous Improvements

Iron Dome To Receive Numerous Improvements

Rafael officials reveal 'hardware and software improvements' for missile defense system that has success rate over 80%.Ari Yashar, 18/04/2014 14:27
Israel to Unveil Short-Range Rocket Interceptor

Israel to Unveil Short-Range Rocket Interceptor

New "Iron Beam" system, developed by Rafael, would use a laser to blow up short-range rockets and mortars.Elad Benari, 20/01/2014 05:13
David's Sling Test: Even the Americans Shed Tears

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, 20/11/2013 20:20
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
Israel Shopping for Warships to Protect Gas Fields

Israel Shopping for Warships to Protect Gas Fields

Israel is out shopping for new warships to protect the new Tamar gas field that has just come online to supply natural gas to the nation.Chana Ya'ar, 04/04/2013 12:02
IDF Adds Fifth Iron Dome Battery

IDF Adds Fifth Iron Dome Battery

The Israeli military has added another Iron Dome battery to its arsenal of anti-missile defense systems.Chana Ya'ar, 03/04/2013 17:59
Workers Protest Iron Dome Parts Factory Shutdown

Workers Protest Iron Dome Parts Factory Shutdown

Hundreds of workers could be left jobless in March when an American firm closes its Iron Dome parts factory in Lod.Chana Ya'ar, 19/12/2012 16:52