“Iron dome” battery “is placed in the Gush Dan

לוחמי סוללת “כיפת ברזל”. צילום: חיל האוויר

As part of the training program of the “iron dome” and providing coaching against firing rockets at various points throughout the country.

תאריך: 20/02/2012, 14:00    
מחבר: שיר אהרון ברם, אתר חיל האוויר

Battery of the “iron dome” system perform in the next few days its first operational deployment to the site as part of the Gush Dan, in terms of the capabilities of the system. The training program, deploy the batteries to different sites in the country in order to meet the different action areas, so they work in emergency and flexibility all wherever required.

The battery, which was stationed at several sites in the South of the country, for a short period to the central region in order to examine its suitability and to understand the terrain. “This is part of operation including inspection and we make the iron dome system, said air defense. “Ultimately we’re testing every possible launch site in order to test the capabilities of the system in place, and meet all just everywhere.”

Further planned deployment of iron dome battery also northern Israel as part of her preparedness testing of air defense command. The iron dome system, you specify in April to intercept her first year, was deployed in the past in Ashkelon, Ashdod and Beer Sheva. Recently completed construction of the battery system.

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Translated from Hebrew

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