Ministry of Defense

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לוחמים עם מערכת ראיית הלילה

Elbit reaches $450 million in deals in just two weeks

Since the start of the year, the defense giant has landed deals to supply advanced electro-optical systems, rockets for armed forces, as well as the operating and maintaining of simulation centers for the Israeli Air Force's F-16 fleet and the IDF's Armored Corps
דרור בין מנכל רשות החדשנות

Israel to invest over $60 million in country’s first quantum computer

The investment in quantum computing is added to the investments of tens of millions of shekels that has been carried out so far as part of the National Quantum Science and Technologies Program
מטה NSO הרצליה סייבר 2

Israel defense ministry slashes cyber export list, drops Saudi Arabia, UAE

25.11.21|Meir Orbach
The Ministry of Defense has reduced the number of countries approved for export of cyber tools by Israeli companies from 102 to 37
מימין גיא מזרחי גיא קרן מנכל iHLS מיטל קרן בן דב מייסדת ושותפה iHLS

How the IDF is recruiting the Israeli startup industry

The innovation center of the Israel Ministry of Defense is getting ready to select five startups for a six-month cohort for companies developing dual-use technological projects for the civilian and security sectors
מימין ירון אשכנזי ו דני גולד

Canada’s Awz Ventures raises $82.5 million for a joint fund with the Israeli Ministry of Defence

12.08.21|Udi Etsion and CTech
The joint endeavor aims to provide Israel with new security technology, but will also seek to commercialize it
הקברניט חמאס רקטות כיפת ברזל

Ministry of Defense taps VCs to fund weapon development

06.07.21|Udi Etsion
MoD representatives have held talks with venture capital funds regarding making joint investments in startups that are developing technology that can be used both in the defense and civilian sectors
הדמיית מרכז לוגיסטי חדש של צה"ל שיקום בדרום

Move over Amazon, the Israeli military is equipping its warehouses with artificial intelligence

16.04.21|Neta-Li Binshtok
The IDF will build three logistic centers costing $1.7 billion, integrating new technologies that will become available to civilian companies
מל"ט מזל"ט כטב"מ הרון Heron MK II התעשייה האווירית 2020 תערוכה סינגפור

IAI privatization back on track after a ministerial power struggle

04.11.20|Golan Hazani
Israel’s largest aerospace and defense company is aiming for a $12 billion issuance
מערכת ניווט חסינת שיבושים צה"ל רפאל

Rafael develops new navigation system that is immune to GPS jamming

20.10.20|Udi Etsion
The new system, to be used when satellite communications are down, relies on 3D imaging analysis originally developed for guided missiles
נטע בלום יזמת ומנכ"לית את

Trailblazing tech exec wants to make sure Israeli girls follow her path in the male-dominated industry

14.08.20|Allon Sinai
Senior MoD researcher Neta Blum founded an empowerment program for girls after getting tired of being the only woman in the room
שיגור לוויין הריגול אופק 16 5.7.20

The first images from Israel’s Ofek 16 satellite have been received from space

15.07.20|James Spiro
The satellite is operated by the Israel Ministry of Defense (IMoD) and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)
נשק מתוצרת רמינגטון האמריקאית ב תערוכה ב נבדה ינואר 2018

Israeli defense exports drop by 5%, ministry to focus on G2G deals

22.06.20|Udi Etsion
Head of exports division says Covid-19 devastated global defense sector, Asia Pacific countries remain biggest buyers
פתרון הטכנולוגי שיחמם את המים במקלחות חיילי צה"ל משרד הביטחון וחברת ברנמילר אנרג'י

Israeli Military Outpost Pilots Energy-Saving Solution for Heating Shower Water

The heat recovery from the existing generators allows hot water to be supplied without the burning of additional fuels. It saves about 36,000 liters of diesel fuel per year, and reduces pollutant emissions of about 112 tons of carbon dioxide a year
אדם מסכה צה"ל

Breathalyzer to Diagnose Coronavirus is Latest Disease-Fighting Device to Emerge from Israeli Defense Tech Units

17.05.20|Udi Etsion and Adi Pick
Military technology units at Israel’s Ministry of Defense continue to develop technologies aimed towards helping hospitals and hospital staff, from developing a breathalyzer to diagnose coronavirus, to creating a mask equipped with a steam blower for medical professionals, among other technologies
בית חולים שיבא תל השומר התמודדות עם נגיף הקורונה

Israel Aerospace Industries Starts Manufacturing Ventilators

01.04.20|Udi Etsion and Adi Pick
According to Israeli’s Ministry of Health, the country currently has only 2,173 ventilators in stock, 28 of which are faulty
משרדי NSO ב הרצליה

Israeli Court Agrees to Keep NSO Legal Proceedings in Chambers

16.01.20|Omer Kabir
An appeal was submitted by the Israeli state attorney to the Tel Aviv District Court on Sunday, asking that no information on petition against the cyber-surveillance company could be made public
הדמיית מערכת לייזר להגנה מפני רקטות מפא"ת

Israel Wants to Shoot Down Rockets With Lasers

09.01.20|Udi Etsion
The Israeli Ministry of Defense announced a breakthrough in the development of laser defense systems, intended to intercept a variety of threats including drones and, rockets, artillery, and mortar attacks
רכב משוריין צה"ל פרויקט הכרמל רפאל מבחוץ

Israel’s Defense Ministry Demonstrates New Autonomous Armored Vehicles

05.08.19|Udi Etsion
Dubbed Carmel, the new vehicles are intended to replace the Merkava tank, Israel’s main battle tank for the past three decades. The lightweight, self-driving vehicles come equipped with artillery capabilities
טורבינות רוח אנלייט

Israeli Ministry of Defense Hinders Green Energy Projects in Golan Heights

26.05.19|Lior Gutman
Backtracking on previous agreements, the ministry is allegedly claiming that green energy entrepreneurs are disrupting regular military operations in the area
בנימין ושרה נתניהו במטה הליכוד לאחר הזכייה

Pending Indictments Prevents Defense Minister Netanyahu From Approving Bezeq-Searchlight Deal

15.05.19|Golan Hazani
A landline monopoly in Israel, Bezeq’s acquisition requires the approval of Israel's minister of communication and minister of defense—the latter position currently held by prime minister Netanyahu, who is facing an indictment in a bribery case related to Bezeq