מחבר: ענבל ארז
Last Thursday (15/1/14) naval base 05 award ceremony was held prior to the breakup of the old victory, brother of Navy ships. In a ceremony held aboard the ship participated in the ship, officers meet and Senior Corps.
The ship which served in the marine sector for 35 years has an impressive history since winning ins is the oldest ship in the Navy and weaves in the past, the Navy and the State of Israel.
Rauma Weitzman wife of President and Minister of Defense Ezer Weizmann at the late Mr. launching the ship ins stilim victory in 1978 Israel shipyards came to break up the ship. ” glad I still have the ability to continue her already, “she said.
The ship Commander, Lieutenant Colonel Tal Eden, said: “in the current situation and the treatment she received, she could continue for many years to come. The ship operated in distant scenes and, in the first Lebanon war led the paratroopers to land in South Lebanon and shelled from the Beirut map their Uzis and along the coast. Over the years she had many upgrades including fire systems. What’s left in it from day one are just four engines and steering, which is still engraved name of the ship. The first Commander, Brig. Gen. Ret. Alex Eyal added: “these ships are designed to serve 30-25 years, if she still did a good job so it operational.
Translated from Navy website