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Forum: Self Defense 06-24-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,030
Posted By David of Galilee
Drop in if you do come. There is a train direct...

Drop in if you do come. There is a train direct from Ben Gurion International arrival terminal to my neighbourhood in Haifa.
Forum: Navy Forum 06-24-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 6,099
Posted By David of Galilee
It is tough for a bright, physically fit Sabra or...

It is tough for a bright, physically fit Sabra or a Vatik with all the good stuff in his file to make the grade for navy commando. So do have a thought to other options. Many who don't make it are...
Forum: Self Defense 06-20-2014, 06:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,030
Posted By David of Galilee
Shooting Ranges in Israel...

Shooting Ranges in Israel (http://israel-business.dundb.co.il/L99994432.aspx)

Eshel Ha-Shomron (http://www.eshelhashomron.com/range.html)

Caliber 3 (http://www.caliber3range.com/)

Ayelet...
Forum: Historical Israel-Arab wars 06-19-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,420
Posted By David of Galilee
Entirely too much judgementalism on "Israel...

Entirely too much judgementalism on "Israel bowing to" this or that body.

A) Hizbullah was severely damaged

B) The border has been quiet.

And let me say that when the United States makes...
Forum: Navy Forum 06-19-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,681
Posted By David of Galilee
And the big issue is not does everyone know that...

And the big issue is not does everyone know that we have a certain type of missile tube, but what the actual range of the missiles is. A lot of serious literature will refer to a "possible range of ....
Forum: Navy Forum 06-15-2014, 11:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,681
Posted By David of Galilee
What remains secret is another matter. On th...

What remains secret is another matter. On th average most tech on a sub is not in and of itself secret. Israel R&D is very connected to the world scientific community, and our scientists travel out...
Forum: Self Defense 06-15-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,030
Posted By David of Galilee
There are definitely recreational ranges for...

There are definitely recreational ranges for tourists. Search the Net with the word BAZELET. At Kibbutz Ayelet Ha-Shachar in the north. Also, Caliber 3 not far from Jerusalem. There are more than a...
Forum: Navy Forum 06-15-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,681
Posted By David of Galilee
Not rambling--very interesting. Israel has...

Not rambling--very interesting.

Israel has a massive scientific and defense establishment, for its small size, whose several tens of thousands of employees would be very difficult to control...
Forum: Navy Forum 06-14-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,681
Posted By David of Galilee
I hadn't ever know this about the treason...

I hadn't ever know this about the treason investigation. It does make one wonder if the act of gathering public available technical information together, organising it well, putting it into an...
Forum: Middle East 06-14-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 17,883
Posted By David of Galilee
No one in Israel was ever convinced of Bush's...

No one in Israel was ever convinced of Bush's success in giving Iraq a make over. That's the whole point: any number of genuine experts could have told the Americans you cannot redo a culture of...
Forum: Middle East 06-13-2014, 04:41 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 17,883
Posted By David of Galilee
Now I am seriously confused. I though that Bush...

Now I am seriously confused. I though that Bush defeated the baddies, reformed Iraqi society, trained up a professional militarily and a civilian police force, designed a modernized justice system,...
Forum: Navy Forum 06-13-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,681
Posted By David of Galilee
And from some close contacts in the Royal Navy,...

And from some close contacts in the Royal Navy, like the late Admiral Sandy Woodward . . .
Forum: Army Related Forum 06-13-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,129
Posted By David of Galilee
Truth is, the IDF was in need of a rethink. Not...

Truth is, the IDF was in need of a rethink. Not that many career officers haven't seen this and even to an extent begun the planning.

The good direction is already well under way. Cyber...
Forum: Army Related Forum 06-11-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,129
Posted By David of Galilee
Not quite that bad. This sparring between the IDF...

Not quite that bad. This sparring between the IDF and the government and the parliament is somewhat of an annual event. Neither procurement nor long-term planning are anywhere near dead.

I...
Forum: Navy Forum 06-11-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 26,599
Posted By David of Galilee
A great sub in mediocre hands is a poor sub in...

A great sub in mediocre hands is a poor sub in fact. So far, the majority of sub-owners just do not make anywhere near full use of potentials. The ability to organise a mission, get the sub out into...
Forum: General chat 06-10-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,736
Posted By David of Galilee
I'd love to know what YOU want to tell us . . ....

I'd love to know what YOU want to tell us . . . all I see are web addresses.

Nu?
Forum: Europe 06-04-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,477
Posted By David of Galilee
I am the very model of a modern Generalissimus, ...

I am the very model of a modern Generalissimus,
I'm very well informed on absolutely everything Kievan Rus,
I know the tzars of Russia, and I quote the fights historical,
From Novgorod to Grozny...
Forum: Israeli Military Discussion Forum 06-02-2014, 03:56 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 931
Posted By David of Galilee
Great in uniform

If anyone wants to know why, truly, the IDF is the best army in the world, this video answers the question. A people should not be known by what they hate, or fear, or desire to destroy, degrade and...
Forum: Air Force Forum 05-29-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,150
Posted By David of Galilee
Many here judge the quality of craft by how fast...

Many here judge the quality of craft by how fast it can help the pilots and crews get the job done, and get back into civvies and be with the family. But their is always some nostalgia for the elite...
Forum: Army Related Forum 05-29-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,129
Posted By David of Galilee
In the Yom Kippur war, eventually, Israeli...

In the Yom Kippur war, eventually, Israeli mobility, and a training ethos that encourages each individual tank commander to act independently, as and when it became necessary, allowed for less modern...
Forum: Asia 05-29-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,367
Posted By David of Galilee
There are a lot of signs of growing distance and...

There are a lot of signs of growing distance and apathy toward Israel by many who self-label as conservative. There was a trend once for Republicans to take over as strong Israel supporters in the...
Forum: Air Force Forum 05-29-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 9,150
Posted By David of Galilee
One feels vulnerable for a while, but we have to...

One feels vulnerable for a while, but we have to trust the hands-on pilots and UAV masters that they are getting the job done better and with less risk to life.
Forum: Army Related Forum 05-29-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,129
Posted By David of Galilee
Yes, British tank armour was so good the Yanks...

Yes, British tank armour was so good the Yanks gave in and began using their licensed version of it. I'd rate Britain and Israel for best tank innovation, though the solid, powerful and reliable...
Forum: Air Force Forum 05-29-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,992
Posted By David of Galilee
That's it, in a nutshell, Knaur! ...

That's it, in a nutshell, Knaur!

Historically, projects that grow from huge, to terawhopolous, take a lot of extra time for bugs to work out, and for a genuinely superior version that everyone is...
Forum: Air Force Forum 05-28-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,992
Posted By David of Galilee
Yes, but a great deal of incompetence has been a...

Yes, but a great deal of incompetence has been a part of the F-35 project. Not so much from the technology people, but from the budget management teams. The concerns are real, because many countries...
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