FACTOID # 4: Just 1% of the houses in Nevada were built before 1939.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > Israeli Aerial Industries

Israel Aircraft Industries or IAI is Israel's prime aerospace and aviation manufacturer, producing aerial systems for both military and civilian usage.


In addition to local construction of fighter aircraft, IAI also builds civil aircraft (for Gulfstream, on the G100/G150 and G200) and performs local maintenance of foreign-built fighters. In addition, the company works on a number of missile and avionics systems.


Although the IAI main focus is aviation and high-tech electronics, it also manufactures military system for ground and naval forces. Many of these products are specially suited for the Israeli Defence Forces needs, while others are also marketed to foreign armies.


Products

Military air systems:

  • Lavi - an Israeli fighter jet, abandoned due lack of budget
  • UAV - unmanned aerial drones
    • Pioneer (with the USA)
    • RQ-5 Hunter (with the USA)
    • Heron
    • Ranger
    • Scout
    • Searcher
    • Skylite - Canister Launched mini-UAV system
  • Rafael Python 5 air-to-air missile (together with Rafael)
  • Upgrades to F-16 and F-15 jet fighters
  • Upgrades to Sikorsky CH-53 Yas'ur in project "Yas'ur 2000".
  • Phalcon air surveillance system

Ground systems:

Naval systems:

  • Gabriel (missile) sea-to-sea missile
  • Super Dvora Mk-III patrol boat [1] (http://www.iai.co.il/site/en/iai.asp?pi=23048&doc_id=33550)

Externel Links

  • Israel Aircraft Industries (http://www.iai.co.il/site/en/homepage.asp) (official site)

List of Aircraft | Aircraft Manufacturers | Aircraft Engines | Aircraft Engine Manufacturers


Airlines | Air Forces | Aircraft Weapons | Missiles | Timeline of aviation


  Results from FactBites:
 
Israeli Nuclear Forces (3032 words)
It fact the Israelis were never sure but on count they always believed that man for man and weapon for weapon they could not match the Arabs, at least initially.
There is no doubt that the Israelis had a nuclear capability at the time of October War and they used it to their best advantage by just indicating the intention to use it.
The Israeli operation ‘Babylon’, a two minute Entebbe-style raid on the Iraqi nuclear assets at Tammuz (Osirak) was a meticulously planned operation in which US supplied F-16s and F15’s were used and the Iraqis nuclear assets destroyed once for all.
Israeli Aerial Industries - definition of Israeli Aerial Industries in Encyclopedia (185 words)
Israel Aircraft Industries or IAI is Israel's prime aerospace and aviation manufacturer, producing aerial systems for both military and civilian usage.
Although the IAI main focus is aviation and high-tech electronics, it also manufactures military system for ground and naval forces.
Many of these products are specialy suited for the Israeli Defence Forces needs, while others are also marketed to foreign armies.
  More results at FactBites »

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m