ה”שמשון” transport aircraft in the world, received the air force

מטוס “שמשון” בטקס רכישה מארה”ב. צילום ארכיון: חיל-האוויר

Advanced transport aircraft (c-130-J), the basis of “sprouts”. It will allow large cargo transfers to more distant ranges. From: “the variety of skills gained over imagination.”

תאריך: 04/09/2014, 14:54    
מחבר: אלעד הלפרין, אתר צה”ל

חיל האוויר

“Samson” aircraft (c-130-J) first, the IDF’s new transport landed today at the base “sprouts” of the IAF to ceremony. ה”שמשון” allow large cargo flight to more significant distances, while improving Precision airdrop and fuel savings. It is a purchase transaction Martin Mare a few aircraft of this type.

 

Chief of general staff, Benjamin (Benny) Gantz, and his importance. “The jets are Samson
Revolutionary new add-on, strength of 34 tons. They are flexible and increase military capabilities
We do hard, flexible and powerful. ל”שמשון” will be of crucial importance. Advanced systems allow us to perform more complex actions in any great depth, faster and very secretive, “said Chief.

ה”שמשון” transport aircraft in the world, received the air force

“This is a holiday and the army air force,” said Air Force Commander Maj. Gen. Amir Eshel. “The integration of the Israeli plane makes it the best of its kind in the world. The plane will strengthen significantly the IDF capabilities, with a range of capabilities which the plane is on the border. The aircraft can operate in any conditions, in any weather, at any time and at any front, in cooperation with the IDF ground forces the AR (between the wars system) is carried out daily on all fronts. ה”שמשון will be a leader in the field,” said the report, which emphasized that the plane was a “testimony to Israel-United States relations”.

ה”שמשון” transport aircraft in the world, received the air force

 

The plane, manufactured by Lockheed Martin, and
The installation of Israeli systems. “Beyond the enhanced capabilities, the aircraft can perform the tasks in the ב’עוורון ‘ survival, higher, with sophisticated defense systems when flying faster and higher. We bring good news to the forces that manipulated in space “, said Brig. Gen. lihu Hacohen, Commander of the base.

In recent months, undergoing a training base transport pilots in the u.s. for the plane. The plane came out of the factory in Marietta, Georgia created on Friday, Canada camp and in Pisa when the morning began his journey to the elephants Squadron “receive him. “The pilots onto the air with ה’שמשונים,” said b.

Translated from Hebrew

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