Analysis: IAF preparing surprises for enemies

20.12.2012                      07.Tewet. 5773

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Analysis: IAF preparing surprises for enemies

Upgrades to fighter jets creating operational capabilities that would have been considered fantasy years ago.

Here's a fact that helps illustrate the scope of the transformation washing over the Israel Air Force these days. During Operation Pillar of Defense last month, the air force struck 1,500 targets throughout Gaza over the course of eight days. Had it chosen to, however, it could have struck the same number of targets in 24 hours….