מחבר: רתם קליגר, אתר צה”ל
The Warriors of below sea level: new Commander of task unit a (ילת”ם) reveals details of the unit 1. The unit, one of its functions is defused, she wet יהל”ם ‘s counterpart-the special unit of combat engineering corps. “The main task of the unit is injury and professional clarity,” said the Commander, Maj. Word ido Kaufman. “We specialize in bomb disposal and naval ordnance and mainland. For example, things are falling or being shot towards the sea and we collect or movements, “he added. The Halo has participated in operation cliff, and p him many lessons. The unit was bouncing off course. The bomb squad also and our professional divers participated in operation and contributed. ”
The level to which required the warriors and warriors so that the word high dive operation becomes used almost like walking or sitting. The visibility underwater fuzzy picture not stopping the professional divers from completing their tasks accurately. Whether it’s repairing underwater vessels, or find something that fell into the sea-the word used to sense their surroundings and work professionally. “Diving is not the target but some of the major highlights, measure Kaufman. “Cooperation between the fighters must be perfect. They know each other so high level until they can know when the mission what everyone has almost without limit and under see virtually nothing. ”
Therefore, the filter unit before the fit and the most accepted. “An infantry and technical sense ingenuity and quick thinking. Because every single task are limited in time, major Kaufman. “Sub unit many depths and time remaining to perform a short task in relation to the time needed to down under the water and get back after the commit.
Beyond the physical and technical capabilities of the unit, required of them able to withstand extreme conditions mental and in no circumstances. “We’re looking for modest people who want to help”, said Maj. Kaufman. “Ultimately, the unit is contributing in various ways to the Navy. Underwater Fireworks suddenly discover things we weren’t expecting them and briefing on preparations and should be able to work in team and to trust each other. Beyond that, most of the water freezing temperature and total darkness. These special individuals that only people can handle. “
Translated from Navy website