IDF forces recognized a drone that was most likely operated from Lebanon and entered Israeli airspace.
Their state-of-the-art capabilities mean that the drones can continuously fly for hours on end over difficult terrain and identify targets under extreme conditions.
Iranian media has focused closely on this use of missiles and drones at the same time in an attack. In the past, Tehran has used drones to monitor its use of ballistic missiles.
Agnes Callamard has critiqued the US for violating the UN charter and called for accountability for targeted killings by armed drones.
The anti-drone system detects and destroys malicious drones.
Israel's Transportation Ministry has published two new tenders to encourage further research in the field.
Unit 9900 is responsible for gathering visual intelligence including geographical data from satellites and aircraft.
No indication an IDF reconnaissance drone was downed over southern Syria on May 27
The contract will be executed via IAI’s ELTA Systems, a section that specializes in special mission aircraft, such as early warning systems and surveillance planes.
The promotion follows controversy for the company around Pegasus, spyware linked to political surveillance in Mexico, the UAE and Saudi Arabia.