Shortening the sensor-to-shooter cycle

13.04.2012                      21.Nissan. 5772                     Schwii schel Pesach; Tag 6 des Omer

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Shortening the sensor-to-shooter cycle

Security and Defense: IDF seeks to improve ability to coordinate, reduce time it takes to strike identified enemy target.

Lt.-Col. Hanan Iserovich remembers it like it was yesterday. It was the beginning of August 2006 and Iserovich – commander at the time of the Nachal Brigade’s 50th Battalion – was deployed with his troops in a village in southern Lebanon. Suddenly, his radio crackled and on the line was an intelligence officer from the Northern Command.
“There is a Hezbollah anti-tank missile squad in a home nearby,” the officer said. “Get ready”….