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IDF Targeting 70 Underground Launching Sites in Gaza

During the past hour, during a rapid and coordinated military strike, the IDF targeted approximately 70 underground medium range (up to 40 km) rocket launching sites in the Gaza Strip. Direct hits were confirmed. The sites that have been targeted Related posts: Rocket Launching Attempt Thwarted IDF Targets Terror Activity Sites in Gaza IAF Targets Rocket Launching Squad »

Safer Skies: How the Israel Air Force Learns From Accidents

Safer Skies: How the Israel Air Force Learns From Accidents

In October 2011, an F-15 fighter jet took off from Tel Nof Airbase in central Israel. Seated inside the plane were an experienced pilot and navigator. Shortly after take off, the pilot spotted a flock of pelicans straight ahead. He Related posts:Masters of the Sky: Five Israel Air Force Firsts Commander of the Royal Netherlands Air Force Visits Israel Air Force, 16 Oct 2010 Israel Air Force Retur... »

Why Is the Number of Israeli Casualties So Low?

Why Is the Number of Israeli Casualties So Low?

If such a large number of rockets from Gaza hit a limited area with over 3.5 million residents, how come the number of Israeli casualties is so low? Related posts: Clarification Regarding Number of Injuries and Casualties in Today’s Incident at Sea, 31 May 2010 Aerial Pinpoint Strikes in Gaza: An Inside Look Operation Cast Lead: Israeli Forces Hit Hamas Terrorists in Gaza »

Hamas Fajr-5 Missiles and UAV Targets Severely Damaged

The third day of Operation Pillar of Defense is coming to a close. Throughout the day, the IDF carried out extensive air strikes, targeting over 230 terror sites in the Gaza Strip. Below is a quick summary of main targets Related posts: Photos: Israeli Houses Damaged by Hamas Rocket Fire Live Updates: IDF Targeting Terrorist Sites IDF Targets Hamas’ Long Range Rocket Capabilities »