A special exercise with the Americans: Tim as fish and like a WaSP sting

צילום ארכיון: דובר צה”ל

The Navy and the u.s. Navy practiced maritime integrated attack on hostile vessels. Beth’s Party Chief in the South: “provide solutions for the maritime threat.”

תאריך: 12/11/2013, 14:19    
מחבר: מתן גלין ושחר רופין, אתר צה”ל

חיל הים

Little Hornet boats of ‘ fin ‘ attempt to attack the destroyer
The largest of them, dozens of times. Are circling and perform fast maneuvers, utilize the weight in comparison to rival the infant, a destroyer in the movement to reach an appropriate location.

In an exercise that took place two weeks ago, as in real emergency, ship model Israeli shaldag is responsible to thwart the attack and attempt to secure an American ship, the scenario. “This is the naval equivalent to personal security,” party chief Col. 916 described to me soacholicki. “We have experience in coping with small vessels,
Where we encounter in everyday level, “explained.

A special exercise with the Americans: Tim as fish and like a WaSP sting

Maritime security scenario practiced at the base, a collaboration between a vessel and the American fleet as drive every few months.
Its purpose was to train the commanders and fighters, a scenario in which destroyer will be near the coast of Israel. “It can happen out of United States interests, protect Navy vessels Friday are always in the Mediterranean,” the Party Chief.

During the exercise, was an Israeli ship after three type vessel WaSP seemed
The craft of the enemy. This is an elusive vessels, and the ship took to neutralize Kingfisher
All three put together using simulated fire. “Kingfisher boats give a response to the threat of the cruisers, but there are other threats including attacking enemy hand thedestroyer in Gaza”, said party leader.

After utilizing maximum manoeuvring capabilities of the Kingfisher, there was about a message announcing destroyer on Elimination of enemy craft and neutralizing the threat for now. “It was a great collaboration with the Americans, and the American commander seemed very capabilities
The soldiers, “Party Chief 916 testified.

Lieutenant Colonel soacholicki explains that cooperation produces mutual learning between the navies.
“The American commander testified that he learns something new every time, because we have experience and military tactics against the small tools. The American cruisers are usually open sea and have put this kind of terrorism, “party leader.
“We learn from them about their practices, to build the operational picture at sea and the impressive real-time communication. Ultimately we have experience and we share, “he concluded.

Translated from Hebrew