תאריך: 06/08/15    
מחבר: ברית אלמוג

Shula mines the reality: over the last couple of weeks worked certified underwater task unit (ילת”ם) in cooperation with the American military in a comprehensive and long injury. Among Jeep explosion booby-trapped under water for neutralizing mines on a ship at sea, divers from each other and exchanged experience, knowledge and experiences. The exercise, called ” Linda, Nobel held once a year for two weeks at the root of the word, when one year is a professional dive training and the following year it training, as is the case this year. The training took place facing Haifa beaches and the word craft and missile boats flotilla, but largely held under water diving pairs involved American fighter and warrior, in close cooperation, and intense.

Sabotage, diving and cooperation

“Cooperation with the Americans conducted every year and the two sides is a professional collaboration and successful,” said the Party Chief, Maj. ילת”ם injury. “The training contributes to both sides and mutual learning. We bring our knowledge and expertise from simple neighborhood where we operate. During the training year practiced attacking Mukesh leech clings to boats in order to hurt them in the first week and the second week we discussed in underwater terrorist activity such as handling a car booby-trapped with water and neutralizing IEDs, by ship, “pirate.

Underwater sabotage is a complicated matter, and Word is the country’s only professional caregiver. This is why on the day of the first practice dives the okapzzo bomb waterfall and some troops to the port of Ashdod to defuse explosives found in the sea when the new airport building, so that even a common practice there is a promise to break the tasks of the unit. However, the practice could justify the practice of challenging, and sabotaging clarity Connect Professional background or personal. Challenges in this exercise are not simple, they require comparing each briefing procedures and creating a common language for signs, but both units doing parallel and big common denominator regardless. Underwater sabotage is not easy, and dealing with explosives in challenging than the Mainland. However the explosion is worth the effort, with the water rising from the sea at a height of over two meters also contain metal fragments of the bomber.

Sabotage, diving and cooperation

In the practice, so both units sharing the action at every stage of the exercise, preparing explosive charges to countdown for it explode. The training is done at a depth of seven meters under water, so when the jazz download water after capture by police over terrorism. The crew made several charges of two pounds per load, and then sailed to the embedded jazz. Diving involved put divers from both armies the charges so the fuses and aided terrorists and then back off until you activate explosives and testing of State in such a way that endanger divers.

“Compared to procedures at the briefing and then plunged in couples,” explained divers waterfall, Maj. provision. “All the training exercise held in the region outside of Tokyo, at a depth of up to 10 metres. American soldiers also taking visitors as part of the exercise, and they are all certified. This exercise allows us to meet and learn about each other, and it also gives us tasks ragged space to practice. As we are busy all year round and we are working on, and load this exercise allows us to stop for training and focus. “

Translated from Navy website

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