The Israeli Navy and Defense Ministry tested a new sea-to-sea missile off the Israeli coast earlier this month, paving the way for their full use on navy corvettes, the military said Friday.

“This system is meant to ensure the naval superiority of the [Sea Corps],” the Israel Defense Forces said in a statement.

The missile system — whose name has not been released — was developed by Israeli Aerospace Industries and was tested by the Navy and the Defense Ministry’s Weapons Development and Technology Infrastructure Administration, known by its Hebrew acronym MAFAT.

“The new missile system has more accurate attack capabilities, abilities to reach farther distances, improved attack flexibility and is better able to handle the advanced threats it is facing,” the IDF said.

Read the full article at Times of Israel

Related Articles:

Prophetic Eclipse? God’s views on the sun, moon, and Israel

Eclipses are one of the wonders of the natural world. These astronomical phenomena excite our senses and captivate our imaginations, so it is understandable that news of the total solar...

Wars and rumours of wars: Israel poised for imminent attack by Iran

Iran or a proxy could launch an attack against Israel imminently.UK and US has committed support to Israel, but recent undermining of Israel's war against Hamas has emboldened Israel's...

With Israel on high alert from northern threat, Israel has every right to defend itself against this evil

Since 7 October, while Israel has been dealing with Hamas in Gaza, Hezbollah has been simultaneously engaging in a relentless campaign of terror in Israel’s north. More than 1,000...

IDF mistakes must not cause Christians to turn their backs on Israel

This week we received the tragic news that seven international aid workers were killed by Israeli airstrikes. An unfortunate mistake that cost the lives of innocent people, including...

Why are NHS nurses in Manchester even wearing Palestinian flags?

Imagine being a Jewish family visiting your local NHS hospital and the staff that treat you are wearing Palestinian flags. Our hospitals should be places where every person entering...

16 Month Scripture Calendar

Subscribe to start receiving FREE TORCH magazines from CUFI UK