Defense Digest

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

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    Defense Digest - April 2011

    April 28, 2011

    1. Israel's Iron Dome Missile Defense System Makes History

    2. U.S. Approves Funding for Israel's Iron Dome

    3. Pentagon Awards Lockheed Martin New Aircraft Contract for Israel

    4. U.S. Navy Awards Elbit Systems with $15.6 Million Contract

    5. Key U.S. Appropriator Meets with Israeli Missile Defense Chief

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    Defense Digest - March 2011

    March 30, 2011

    1. Israel's Trophy Anti-Tank Missile System Stops Attacks

    2. Boeing Awards Israeli Company Major Contract

    3. Israel Develops Protection against Nerve Gas

    4. Israel Deploys Iron Dome Missile Defense System

    5. In Israel, Gates Affirms Right to Self-Defense

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    Defense Digest - February 2011

    February 28, 2011

    1. Arrow-2 Missile Defense System Successfully Tested
    2. Mullen Reaffirms U.S.-Israeli Strategic Ties
    3. IAI Develops New 'Ghost' UAV
    4. Elbit Unveils new UAV Command Center
    5. Iron Dome Missile Defense System Set to Become Operational

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    Defense Digest - January 2011

    January 31, 2011

    1. Israeli Bandage Used in Tucson Shooting by First Responders

    2. Hunter UAV Reaches 100,000 Flight Hours

    3. New Israeli Military Technology Speeds Up Warfare

    4. $486 Million Million Contract for LITENING Targeting Pods

    5. U.S. Submarine Makes Port Call in Haifa

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    Defense Digest - November 2010

    November 29, 2010

    1. IDF, U.S. Army Coordinate Medical-Military R&D

    2. General Dynamics to Develop Personnel Carrier for IDF

    3. U.S., Israel Conclude Four-Day Juniper Falcon Exercise

    4. Rafael Marks Sale of the 1000th Litening Pod

    5. Israeli Company Awarded Contract to Upgrade Attack Helicopters

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    Defense Digest - September 2010

    September 22, 2010

    1. U.S., Israel Strengthen Military Cooperation

    2. Israel Approves Purchase of F-35 Joint Strike Fighter

    3. Administration Notifies Congress of Fuel Sale to Israel

    4. NASA and Israeli Space Agency Sign MOU

    5. Israel Develops New Radar