Photo: IDF

IDF’s New Submarine Model to be Named after Lost INS Dakar

The Navy will commemorate the INS Dakar which was lost at sea 50 years ago by naming the model of Israel’s next-generation submarines after it. "This decision rests on the tremendous honor that deserves to be given to the fallen soldiers of INS Dakar and all those who cherish their memory,” said the Commander of the Israeli Navy, Vice Admiral Eli Sharvit

Illustration: Elbit Systems

Elbit to Supply EW Suites to the Israeli Navy

The Electronic Warfare suites will be fitted on the new Sa'ar 6-class corvettes that will be tasked with the protection of Israel's Exclusive Economic Zone. The $85 million contract will be performed over a 10-year period

Photo: IDF

Israel, France Hold Joint Naval Exercise

Two Israeli warships, the INS Kidon and INS Eilat, took part in the exercise off the coast of Toulon in southern France. Two French battleships, which arrived in Haifa on Sunday, are set to participate in several joint activities with the Israel Navy and Air Force next week
Subscribe to Naval