מחבר: תבל דמרי
Reunion: a meeting of captains ins Lahav, missile boat assault model 5, on board the ship during the month of December. To join visit relatives of ship captains, who made her way to Israel 20 years ago. Attendees at the meeting conducted a tour of the ship, including watching a movie which describes her journey to the State of Israel. This is not the first meeting which met speedboat after Mara journey in 1994. The first meeting was a decade of aliyah, which participated less people than last session. “I want to thank the people who assembled especially for this day,” said head of planning and organization, Colonel Eyal, Deputy Commander of the ship. “This meeting is very special to me. The team were some 30 people today have reached more than 20. The team is very excited, we keep in touch and meet again. ”
According to him, the staff is the basis to what exists today. Although the ship went through many changes since then, but its base is people who gave a hand in building the ship.
The ship was built in the USA by נות’רופ Grumman, and the trip lasted for twenty days, of which half were in the Atlantic. Ins Lahav, Sturm 5, got into an arm of the sea in 1994. A significant portion of the blade brother in naval operations over the years, whether in the second Lebanon war or more OPS and classified. Recently, the ship gained headlines because it is the first of five assault ships which take huge radar.
Translated from Navy website