May 18, 2021 - 08:30 ( Brasília )

Intelligence

An IAF Strike: Step by Step


Aya Ingel - Israeli Air Force

When thinking about an Israeli Air Force strike, the first image that comes to mind is one of a speeding jet soaring through the sky, fully loaded with highly advanced munitions, led by determined aircrew members. What we don't always immediately think about, however, is the incredible attention to detail when planning and carrying out each mission.

How do aircrew members know exactly where and when to strike? Our reporter visited the command room at the IAF headquarters to find out more about the process.