מחבר: ספיר משולם ותבל דמרי
Welcome to the sea arm: new submarine ins rahav docked today for the first time in Sparrow, after a long journey in the depths of the sea. The submarine, joined the strategic power of an arm of the sea, is the second Dolphin model AIP built in Kiel Germany vectored for the Israeli Navy. The submarines of this model are characterized by a variety of advanced capabilities that allow tasks in places farther and longer length. When the submarine platform held a ceremony in the presence of President, Reuven Rivlin, the Prime Minister, Mr. Netanyahu, Argov and Chief Commander of the sea arm, champion RAM Rothberg. “Operation ‘ fifth power ‘ is over,” said Wing Commander in the reception ceremony. “The fifth submarine joined the sisters in naval submarines and together they form a powerful strategic force.”
Before the arrival of the submarine, the new submarine held a ceremony to commemorate the submarine ins Dakar, falling at the sinking about 48 years. The ceremony was held in the heart of the u-boat joined together with several rocket ships cruising 3. Upon arrival at the foreign divers to commemorate those killed in the presence of a submarine flotilla Commander, Colonel d. At the same time, held a memorial service at Mount hertzl, headed by Deputy Chief of general staff, Gen. Yair Golan, sea Wing Commander, Gen. RAM Rothberg and families of the fallen. Gen. Rothberg declared at a ceremony accepting ins rahav “sixth submarine will arrive in -2019 called ins Dakar.
The submarine last December from Germany towards the State of Israel and today she summarizes a long journey ended in success. The submarine ins rahav will become operational during the year, and join the unit’s advanced strategic sea arm. Soon for new submarine advanced and sophisticated systems made in blue and white, which are installed by the yard arm. Ins rahav joins submarine ins crocodile came a year and a half ago to the arm, and is operational in 2015.
Translated from Navy website