‘The whole Air Force is in the air’


A comprehensive military exercise was conducted this week by the Israeli Air Force (IAF). The exercise began on Sunday and ends tomorrow (Wednesday), and includes all the squadrons in the IAF.

A senior Air Force officer said today that the whole Air Force is in the air.

“The exercise trains the entire force, from the techical branch to the operational staff and the commanders, and the Air Force commander himself.”

“We are practicing multi-theater, fighting in several arenas together. The main focus is in the northern arena where the enemy is immediate. We are practicing at a particularly high level against a challenging, thinking and reacting enemy that has technologies beyond what exists in today’s arena.”

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