מחבר: ליאת קציר וברית אלמוג
Since the end of operation ‘ Ethan ‘ the cliff waters adjacent to the Gaza Strip is not alone. Navy foil smuggling attempts regularly פח”ע by cruise ships look of 916 and random naval base control Ashdod and regional command post. The smuggling attempts are becoming common, but constitute an operational success, since any runaway attempt was foiled before the boat arrives at its destination.
Just earlier this week prevented two smuggling along the Gaza Strip area, one after the other. The vessel identified by Bethany and ship with in parallel, when the ship received the reports of the Beck and followed the craft itself.
One of the bcryot maritime command who took part in the event is Kim Hasson (20), which serves for a year and a half in regional command post. Kim says watching the radar target, which crosses the border between Egypt and Gaza, in addition to bee which was at sea and identified the target. Kim reported for shift supervisor, and thus created a vigilance and readiness for battle. At this point, when you receive an alert, understanding that this is a. “the adrenalin, ב’אקשן reports, there is something very satisfying. I’m glad I got to participate in this event, “she says. For Kim, this is not the first event was a tribute to bkrit control. “Experience accumulated, and event that I take pride in it for me”.
In another control which took part in the event is cpl. Ghibli Sapphire (19), which tells of a ring alert that caused the expectation of another boat after detecting the smuggling attempt first. The radar scanned Sapphire and identified the mnoeit boat which came from the South. “It’s a huge satisfaction. It’s part of our job, we work around the clock for this kind of events. You could say it’s the first time I experienced one of my service. Sapphire says the incident reinforced the sense of identification with the role. “It’s not a simple job, but in the event, you know you did a great job,” she says to maritime command bcryot which to enlist and start the program later this week.
Translated from Navy website