November 19, 2013

US envoy confirms upcoming massive Israel-US air drill

Over 100 planes — including participants from Greece, Italy and Poland — will simulate dogfights and other exercises

Two Israeli F-15I 'Ra'am' fighter jets during maneuvers (illustrative photo: CC BY-TSgt Kevin J. Gruenwald/USA/Wikimedia)

The US, Greek, Polish and Italian air forces will participate in an Israeli Air Force combat exercise later this month, American Ambassador Dan Shapiro confirmed. The Times of Israel reported earlier this month that this will be the largest international air drill ever held in Israel, and it comes amid high tensions over Iran’s nuclear program. 

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