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Ephraim Segoli

IAF helicopter (Photo: IDF)

The Second Lebanon War - the Aerial Perspective

At the end of the Second Lebanon War, the general impression was that only the IAF met expectations. The conclusions and lessons from the war during which the IAF executed 19,000 sorties in 34 days of fighting

"Out with the Old, In with the New"

Israel's air arm helps uphold national security in all theaters of operations, from north to south – near and far. Brig. Gen. (ret.) Ephraim Segoli about the challenges facing IAF and the future of Israel's air power OrBat. Exclusive

Russian air force Tu-22M3 bombers drop bombs on a target in Syria as part of a Russian air campaign against targets in Syria (AP Photo/Russian Defense Ministry Press Service)

Combustible Air Over Syria

The Syrian airspace has shrunk, the potential for undesirable encounters within that airspace has increased and the air has become combustible. Brig. Gen. (ret.) Ephraim Segoli, head of the Fisher Institute for Air and Space Strategic Studies, on the tension in air and the implications for Israel