The Israeli navy has been upgrading its fleet to meet growing maritime
challenges, including defending new offshore energy infrastructure.
This includes the purchase of four Sa’ar 6 corvettes from Germany. The
Magen, the first of these ships, is shown above shortly after she was
turned over to Israel in October 2020. She arrived in Haifa in December
2020 to begin installation of Israeli-made systems and equipment
Since the foundation of the state of Israel, the navy has been the...