תאריך: 18/05/16    
מחבר: תבל דמרי

For the first time held a successful test of the missile Tamir, the iron Dome, on a missile boat. This is a trial that suits the ‘ iron dome ‘ for use on ships and can be activated as soon as the threat detection. This capability will enter the rocket ship, and will provide an effective response to the threat of national (steep course) in marine affairs. So will the missile boats of sea arm to provide better protection for the strategic assets of the State of Israel in the heart of the sea, and gain a significant advantage in the ability to intercept a few threats. The system can be installed on the missile ships quickly, so only when you need it installed the launcher and missiles.

Sea arm developed another ability to protect strategic assets, “noted above, Colonel Ariel רמ”ח. “This is only one of many capability designed to respond to the threat. The system will be built on the 6th sary and the ability to adjust all recorded ships in 3. The experiment, conducted with live ammunition, defined as success and shorten our response time to long-range rocket threat “, he added.

During an experiment launched several missiles from the Mainland. The ship stayed in the area revealed the targets with radar, and after identifying the targets she had to destroy them. The ship did it successfully, making the distinction between the missiles at targets and those that hit the high seas. With the separation, the ה’טמיר missile and ship precise impact the relevant threat, as does iron dome.

A golden opportunity

In addition, today revealed another tool called tyre ‘ Mint ‘. The ה’מנטות are unique due to the fact that their ability to make extracting and transferring supplies from the sea and vice versa. Among the provisions that could move the tool include fuel, ammunition, food and dedicated MEDEVAC ATV. These tools can carry on weight of 50 tons, which will be used by the Navy and army mainly fighting in enemy territory

Translated from Navy website