Israel Air Force. Air born branch of Israel Defence Forces astablished in 1948, currently headed by Amir Eshel.
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How Israel built the world's most accurate military machine

2014 was a turning point for the IDF in its battle against Hamas' tunnel systems. Here's how they managed to attack the Gaza Strip with such precision during Operation Guardian of the Walls.


UAE Air Force Chief lands in Israel in first public visit

Maj.-Gen. Ibrahim Nasser Mohammed al-Alawi was hosted by IAF Commander Maj.-Gen. Amikam Norkin as part of the Blue Flag drill.

IDF drops leaflets outing Syrian Arab Army officers as working for Hezbollah

The pamphlets were dropped shortly after Israel was accused of striking targets on the Syrian side of the Golan.

Air Force Drill 'Blue Flag' 2021 enters second week

Thousands of foreign troops and dozens of foreign jets are taking part in Israel's most advanced aerial drill, which is entering it second week.

Israel, Iran holding separate large scale aerial drills

Blue Flag 2021 is seeing the participation of seven countries while Iran's Modafe’an Aseman-e Velayat 1400 is aimed at testing the capabilities of its Air Force.

IAF, Luftwaffe fly over Knesset in Jerusalem as Blue Flag drill launches

Israel is hosting its largest and most advanced aerial exercise with seven other countries.

Boeing Israel appoints former IAF commander Ido Nehushtan as president

Eighty-seven-year-old David Ivry will retire after nearly two decades in the position and a long and distinguished career as a top government and military leader.

Palmachim: an airbase within a nature reserve

MILITARY AFFAIRS: After three years at Palmahim Base, Brig.-Gen. Yoav Amiram tells the ‘Post’ that it was the inclusivity, just as much as military advancements, that made him proud

Female pilot to become IAF combat squadron deputy commander

N. will be promoted to the rank of Lt.-Col. when she takes up her role next year.

Syria accuses Israel of missile strike on Hadr

According to reports, two Israeli missiles struck targets on the Syrian Golan Heights.

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