Israel Air Force. Air born branch of Israel Defence Forces astablished in 1948, currently headed by Amir Eshel.
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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.

 IAF Samson (Hercules) plane dropping extinguishing material over flames in Jerusalem fire, August 1

Jerusalem fire finally contained after three days of efforts

Palestinian firefighters aided Israel in efforts to contain the flames * IAF Samson (Hercules) aircraft dropped 16,000L of extinguishing material.

Has the IDF lost the willingness to fight? - opinion

Has the IDF, once known for an attacking thrust, become an army that is unwilling to fight on the ground even when absolutely necessary, as in the case of the troops amassed along the Gaza perimeter?

Israeli Air Force international Blue Guardian drone drill comes to a close

Six countries participated in first ever international drone drill.

Israeli Air Force leads international drone drill

The two-week exercise is first of its kind, and will be attended by the US, France, Italy, Germany and the UK.

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