Europe's leading land defense and security exhibition will take place in Paris this year, and is set to feature dozens of Israeli companies.
The US House of Representatives approved a package that included $1 billion for Iron Dome replenishment.
While foreign policy matters for defense sales, there is often a misunderstanding of how costly and complex modern air defenses are and how countries go about acquiring them.
“Congress swiftly acts and acts overwhelmingly to stand with our historic ally, the democracy in the region and our critical ally in the fight against terror," said Gottheimer.
Our intent is not to have them "parked in a parking garage" – head of the US Army's air and missile defense modernization effort Brig.-Gen. Brian Gibson.
No other country has been subjected to the sort of missile threats Israel faces and no other country has really created an integrated multi-layered air defense system like Israel has.
Marking 10 years since Iron Dome’s first operational interception, leading figures in developing the missile defense system set the record straight on its evolution
Assessing the damage
Every shekel invested in projects such as the Iron Dome air defense system helps to solidify the basic commitment of the state toward its citizens.
“I thank our great friend the United States, which has invested $6.5 billion to defend the skies of the State of Israel. We are grateful for the assistance."