Intelligence factory in the sky

18.01.2014                      17.Schwat.5774                      Jitro

Sicherheit & Verteidigung:

Intelligence factory in the sky

The IAF’s 100 Squadron provides constant real time intelligence and builds up target banks. It's the oldest air force unit, predating the founding of the state and clocking more flight hours today than any other squadron.

On any given night, a Hofit (“stint”) plane might fly over the Israel-Lebanon border, as a team of intelligence scouts on board pours over images from the ground, snapping high quality photographs and searching for Hezbollah activities….