The Ayit Battalion's surveillance operators in action (Photo: Meir Azulay)

Eagle Eye‏

The warfighters of the Ayit Battalion are responsible for surveillance and fire direction in the sector extending from Mount Hermon to the Syria-Jordan-Israel border triangle. "Hezbollah hides under the cover provided by the Syrian Army," says the battalion commander in a special interview

Archive photo: IAF website

Israel, Cyprus Hold Joint Air Force Exercise

Amid rising tensions between Cyprus and Turkey over gas drilling in the eastern Mediterranean, both Israel and the UK have sent fighter aircraft to the island country as part of pre-planned training exercises