Defense Digest

Monthly compilation of key articles, designed for the policy-making audience, highlighting the U.S.-Israel strategic relationship.

  • Defense Digest - December 2009-January 2010

    January 05, 2010

    1. The Kibbutz That is Saving American Soldiers' Lives

    2. U.S. Increases Missile Defense Cooperation with Israel

    3. National Guard and IDF Collaborate

    4. U.S. Airmen Train in Israel

    5. U.S.-Israeli Strategic Cooperation Quietly Increasing

  • Defense Digest - November 2009

    November 30, 2009

    1. Joint U.S.-Israel Exercise Declared a Success

    2. Israeli Subsidiary Expands Mississippi UAV Facility

    3. Arrow Interceptor Production Increased Planned

    4. Iron Dome Development Ahead of Schedule

    5. Israeli Navy to Participate in NATO Mission

  • Defense Digest - October 2009

    October 27, 2009

    1. U.S., Israel Hold Largest-Ever Defense Exercise

    2. National Guard Team Joins U.S.-Israel Joint Exercise

    3. U.S. Veterans Seek Out Israeli Trauma Experts

    4. David's Sling Missile Defense Development Moves Forward

    5. Israel to Hold Its First International Air Show

  • Defense Digest - August-September 2009

    September 23, 2009

    (1) IAF Wins American Hercules Competition

    (2) U.S. Navy Awards $98 Million Contract for LITENING Pods

    (3) IAF Testing New Black Hawk Helicopter Model

    (4) Joint U.S., Israeli Aircraft System Completes Guided Strike Testing

    (5) Israeli Army Tests Unmanned Supply Carrier

  • Defense Digest - July 2009

    July 29, 2009

    • 1. Israeli Fighter Pilots Participate in U.S. Exercise
    • 2. Israeli and U.S. Armies Hold Joint Exercise
    • 3. Israel Successfully Tests Anti-Rocket System
    • 4. Israeli Industry Creating American Jobs for Tank Production
    • 5. U.S. and Israeli Industries Produce Surveillance Robot

  • Defense Digest - June 2009

    June 25, 2009

    • 1. Breakthrough GPS Guided Mortar Demonstrates Capability
    • 2. Legacy U.S.-Israel Military Program Reaches Milestone
    • 3. U.S. and Israeli Air Forces Strengthen Cooperation
    • 4. U.S. Air Force Pilots to Receive Israeli-Developed Helmet Displays
    • 5. Israeli System Helps America's War on Drugs
    • 6. Israeli Aircraft Systems Featured at Paris Expo

  • Defense Digest - May 2009

    May 21, 2009

    • 1. U.S. and Israel Conduct Successful Arrow II Test
    • 2. U.S. Army Acquires More Reactive Armor Tiles to Protect Troops
    • 3. U.S. and Israel to Hold Large-Scale Missile Defense Drill
    • 4. U.S. Air Force Buys Additional Israeli-Developed Helmet Displays
    • 5. U.S. Troops Participate In Test of X-Band Radar
    • 6. Israeli-Developed Armor to Protect Troops in Afghanistan