Egyptian chopper enters Israel, nearly shot down

By JPOST.COM STAFF
April 6, 2006 20:15

An Egyptian helicopter was nearly struck down by the Israel Air Force recently after they reportedly entered Israeli airspace. The planes approached the foreign aircraft after the latter were suspected of heading to the nuclear research plant near Dimona, Channel 2 reported. The Egyptian helicopter retreated back into the Sinai Peninsula after seeing the IAF jets.


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