The New Israeli Navy

Brody Ladd | 09/29/2021

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...

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