מחבר: שחר רופין
One morning the Commander’s son decided to end it. For most of his life his father did many nights as days sea-and eight-year-old toddler who had decided to retaliate.
Therefore, one of the few days where his father was staying at home, he caught him in the morning, pnizatam. Loud trust he demanded that I quit immediately. “Little boy claimed to retire. In response, I asked him if he knew someone who could keep the ships, and he, jokingly, Lt. Col. ASI ends these days functioned as Commander of missile ships party (סטי”לים). “He immediately regretted,” he describes his response “and looking confused said:” well, then take a day off. ”
Despite the pleas of his son, Lieutenant Colonel ASI has decided to end his role at the appointed time. His last two years were full of exercises and operations, and hops between three ships. However, it is difficult to deny the fact that his son has ltinot in the ground. His father, who commanded a party spinothia 31. Accustomed to lengthy operations, and weeks without communicating with his family.
Today, he summarizes two years of senior staff of the most operational unit in the Israel Defense Forces is Squadron three, its greatest warriors and officers meet to spend the longest time in operational activity of all the fighters. After two overloaded processes, developments,
New techniques, new threats, and one Lieutenant Colonel, and ASI integral will be telling about her intense activity
“Burned up the cannon heard and saw that it hurts.
Scale of ASI fell to witness, participate in and lead many important processes. “Over the past two years, we have developed a lot of new capabilities to help us in the ongoing security (9) and in combat,” he concludes. “The technology is very advanced and it’s no secret force. It is also not obvious-my meeting with Jack this realization: my sharpened, “he added.
Under the watchful eyes of the ships and cruises, Lieutenant Colonel Assi, terrorist organizations around the State of Israel, to improve their ability to hit ships, with more accurate missiles and in increasing quantities. “The new threats, new responses so tmano. Today there is no threat that we left him empty-handed, “Col. sharpens.
Those who torture, resembling new combat systems, and tactics added to combat doctrine, and intensive training required. Many of the exercises conducted by Lt. Col. ASI to give party around improvements. “One of the main things hatrkazno, was practicing new techniques with the fighters lived, and cooperation with the Mainland,” wing.
Today, cooperation between the athiham fighters from an established and permanent land. Each Division has a Navy representative; Plus, each party custom marine infantry brigade, with fighting shoulder shoulder in command. “This is a change I saw happening before my eyes. Today, unlike in the past, we’re very good relations with the units, “he reports. We mainly train together, “announced,” but also has ongoing operations that we perform, “he.
For cruise, who specializes in tasks of shelling beaches, was given the opportunity to demonstrate the capabilities of its specialized operational during tenure of Lieutenant Colonel. “The operation of the ships participated in the pillar of party. We were the first to attack in Gaza after the Israeli air force, “says
Proudly. “It was the culmination of tension. I remember how he accumulates and accumulate until we heard the sound of a cannon firing and saw that he hit only targets could relax. ”
“It is impossible to tell what really sets. but these amazing things.”
Lieutenant Colonel ASI describes a procedure which the fraternization has a very small role. “I depend on the Warrior as he depends on me,” he says. “Therefore I choose exercises someone giving him responsibility and intensifies it. I’m usually pleasantly surprised, “he smiles. “Most of these are able to challenge me. Ultimately, everyone has thought fixation — and the young warriors manage to break through. ”
Nights on board, far from home, party leader used to hang out and chat with the fighters in person. “When they come home and sit on Friday night with their friends from Golani, unlike them, they can’t brag with arrests and operational activity,” he says. “They can’t tell what I do asti,” he reasons. According to him, this is a topic that came up with the Warriors when. “I tmidemshiv them, it doesn’t matter what you look like, but what are you doing on Monday. And these fighters do amazing things. ”
“If I could,” he says to the IDF website, “I would start the entire job from the beginning. Would be hard to be far from the sea, “he admits. “This sea experience. There is peace, detachment, and constant instability, “he describes. “Actually,” he laughs and completes the sentence “the only stable thing here is the instability.”
Translated from Navy website