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David's Sling is a joint bi-national effort of the United States Missile Defense Agency and the Israel Missile Defense Organization (IMDO)
The Israeli Navy in May 2015 ordered four Sa'ar 6-class corvettes, loosely based on the German Braunschweig-class corvette, but with engineering changes that make the baseline platform more robust for military use.
Rafael's Stunner works well with both Rafael's David's Sling system and Raytheon's Patriot system, and the Poles want the Stunner inside their Patriot system.
The new awarded funds appear to contradict an agreement between the Obama White House and Israel, which complemented last year's package of $38 billion in military assistance over the next decade.
President Reuven Rivlin told the winners: 'The Israeli public does not know how much it owes you.'
The system, jointly developed by Israel and the US, is capable of intercepting and neutralizing ballistic missiles outside the Earth’s atmosphere.
David's Sling is meant to bolster the second tier of Israel's theater missile defense system -- its detection and attack range is three times that of Iron Dome.
Eleven people were treated for severe trauma; four missiles were fired at the city.
Israel is now able to intercept -- outside the Earth's atmosphere -- intercontinental ballistic missiles fired at the Jewish State from Iran.
The greatest insult of the Kerry speech – and there were many – was his line: 'Does anyone here really believe that the settlers will agree to submit to Palestinian law in Palestine?'
Azerbaijan may have already purchased from Israel the Iron Dome anti-missile defense system. Russia sold a short-range ballistic missile system to Armenia.
It's not clear who killed 80 Syrian soldiers but the US-Russian ceasefire is crumbling. Israel's deployed the Iron Dome.
The IDF deployed the Iron Dome anti-missile defense system in the Golan Heights after days of shelling from across the Syrian border.
The US aid amount has never been raised in close to 40 years, even though the current value of that annual package would have been $10.48 billion.
The Iron Dome anti-missile defense system has just been deployed in Sderot to protect the Gaza Belt.
Rocket alerts went off near the Gaza border and Sderot at around 2:25PM on Sunday.
Mind you, that purchase is yet to be made, and, judging by the Iron Dome's track record so far, the deal could still go south.
Israeli and American military forces drilled together on urban warfare and counter terrorism methods in 'Noble Shirley 2016.'