Israel’s air force on Sunday introduced a fleet of huge pilotless planes with a wingspan the size of Boeing 737 passenger jets that can fly as far as Iran.
«The Heron TP is a technological and operational breakthrough» said Brig. Gen. Amikam Norkin, commander of the base that will operate the drones.
During NATO’s aerial onslaught against Serbia in 1999, Serbian forces quickly shot down 42 U.S. drones. «We are aware of the dangers such an aircraft can meet in the battlefield, and we do whatever we can to protect it», said air force Lt. Col. Eyal.
Israeli companies are considered world leaders in drone technology and now export unmanned aircraft to a number of armies that have used them in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Source: ABC news.
Israeli world class military technology is protecting NATO forces fighting Radical Islam in Afghanistan. The same drone aircrafts are also protecting US Marines against Al Qaeda attacks in Iraq.
Why do the same democratic nations not stand together with Israel in their fight against the same Islamic forces like Hamas?
The World is simply falling prey to idiotic politicians, that can not see longer than their own nose. Or have bowed down to cash and oil rich Saudi Arabia.
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